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2 days
499 GBP excl. VAT
Corporate Training for Teams
Next available date: 26/11/2020 10:30 - London
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Course description

Bookkeeping Course in London - Company-specific Training Course

The Souters' Bookkeeping training course is CPD accredited. This accreditation provides employees with a well-recognised qualification on completion. Souters’ Bookkeeping training course prepares candidates to undertake a job role to include the recording of all Financial transactions undertaken by a company.

During Bookkeeping Training, staff will gain a clear grounding in the basic principles of Bookkeeping including how to maintain a Cash Book, Petty Cash book and reconcile a Bank Statement. The course ends with an assessment, which can be taken at a later date if more revision and practical exercises are needed. Successful completion of this course will enable participants to work towards further qualifications.

Objectives of the Bookkeeping training course are:

  • To provide a thorough and clear understanding of the basic principles of Bookkeeping.
  • To provide basic financial knowledge for a variety of students including school leavers, office staff (in need of a full understanding of double entry Bookkeeping) or business people.

Where many providers use automated, PC based training this course, at Souters, is led by a live tutor. It is important to understand the fundamentals of Double Entry Bookkeeping at this stage as this can affect participants' speed of apprehension as they progress to higher levels in accounting. For this there is no substitute to a live tutor.

This course is also delivered virtually.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

This CPD-accredited Bookkeeping course in London is suitable for a variety of students from school leavers and graduates to finance or office staff.


A reasonable standard of secondary education.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

All successful candidates will be presented with a recognised CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Certificate in Bookeeping after successful course completion.

Training Course Content

The Bookkeeping Course is designed to cover the following modules:

  • Financial Documentation and making basic accounts entries:
    • The completion of financial documents such as Invoices and Credit Notes
    • The recording of Cash and Credit Transactions and practical explanation of Double Entry System
    • Posting of Ledgers and relevance of T accounts
    • The preparing  and balancing of a Bank Reconciliation
    • What is Petty Cash?
  • An Introduction to High Level Accountancy
    • Making adjustments to the Ledger for Accruals, Prepayments and Closing Stock etc.
    • What are Journals.
  • The Trial Balance
    • How to prepare a Trial Balance by making entries to the financial system
    • Creating an extended TB with any additional journals
  • Balance Sheet and P&L: The Financial Statements
    • How to use the Trial Balance to create a simple Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet

Why choose Souters

Offering courses since 1988

Interest free credit financing 

Fully accredited training centre


Bespoke training costs vary depending on your requirements. Please enquire with Souters for more information.

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Souters is a renowned training provider that has been successfully delivering PA courses, Secretarial courses, Office Manager Courses, Administration Courses, Legal Secretarial courses, as well as Bookkeeping, Finance and Microsoft Office Training, since it was founded in 1988. Located in...

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