Office Administration Certificate - Basic Bookkeeping Loading...
The Basic Bookkeeping Certificate will give students an opportunity to complete courses that will qualify them as an introductory bookkeeper and will give students training that will lead to employment in a wide variety of positions. There is a high demand for bookkeepers, bookkeepers' assistants, accounts receivable/payable supervisors, payroll assistants, and accounting technicians. Employers are always looking for ambitious employees who have skills and training for these positions.
First Year (30 credits)
- OA1030 Business Communications I (3)
- OA1040 Business Communications II (3)
- OA1065 Word Core (3)
- OA1145 Excel and Access Core (3)
- OA1215 Canadian Office Procedures (3)
- OA1231 Skill Building I (1.5)
- OA1232 Skill Building II (1.5)
- OA1275 Excel Expert* (3)
- OA1310 Bookkeeping I (3)
- OA1320 Bookkeeping II (3)
- OA1430 Sage 50 for Small Business (3) or
OA1440 QuickBooks for Small Business (3)
*includes MOS Certification Preparation and Challenge Opportunity
Consider a Work Experience Option
After successfully completing the course work required for a student's selected program, a student is encouraged to enrol in OA1240 Work Experience for an additional 3 credits. Students will be placed with a work experience sponsor in a position that will give them 120 hours of practical experience as a bookkeeper, accounts payable/receivable clerk, or payroll assistant. Our work experience sponsors are local and regional employers who are dedicated and proven mentors.