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05/04/2022 09:00 - 07/04/2022 16:00

This class is designed to enhance the knowledge of people presently employed in a bookkeeping or finance position, or interested in pursuing a career in a bookkeeping position.

 Course Description

This 3-day course looks at the theory and the steps involved in preparing books for a business or organization in the NWT.  Using an accounting simulation consisting of actual source documents from a fictitious business, students will enter one month of financial transactions for a small company using the five-journal system.   This course will show students who use a computerized software program what is actually happening behind the entry screens on their computer and will give them a better overall understanding of the accounting process.

Course objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

Better understand the accounting process used in the 5 Journal manual accounting system

  1. Be familiar with the steps involved in the annual accounting cycle
  2. Understand the five account categories used in accounting
  3. Understand Debits & Credits

Dates:                     April 5 - 7, 2022

Times:                    9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location:               Aurora College, Yellowknife Campus

Instructor:             Heather Lyon

Cost:                       750.00