About the course
A QuickBooks hands-on training course to demystify the world of accounting and provide participants with the techniques and confidence to manage and control their financials effectively using QuickBooks Accounting System.
A hands-on training course on QuickBooks Accounting software, including setting up a new company and chart of accounts; recording transactions with customers, vendors and employees; managing lists; running reports and customizing them; changing forms and generating letters.
Upon completion of this course, the course participant will become familiar with the basics of the QuickBooks program. The course participant will have the skills necessary to complete most tasks available in QuickBooks. The following learning objectives will be emphasized during the course:
The course participant will understand the basic principles of bookkeeping as it applies to the QuickBooks program.
The course participant will be able to set up a company and its associated accounts, customers, and vendors in the QuickBooks program.
The course participant will be able to record sales, as well as associated receivables in the QuickBooks program.
The course participant will be able to produce invoices using the QuickBooks program.
The course participant will be able to record initial payables as well as the payment of payables in the QuickBooks program.
The course participant will be able to prepare and print financial statements using the QuickBooks program.
Unit 1 - Basics of Bookkeeping
Unit 2 - Setting-up the Chart-of-Accounts
Unit 3 - Creating Stock and Service Items
Unit 4 - Creating Customer and Vendors
Unit 5 - Posting Opening Balances
Unit 6 - Managing Receivables (customers)
Unit 7 - Managing Payables (vendors)
Unit 8 - Bank Reconciliation
Unit 9 - Financial Statements Extraction
Unit 10 - Backing up and restoring files
The course has been designed for all individuals seeking to acquire hands-on skills in QuickBooks Accounting system. The course is also of importance to trainers seeking to have a clear and concise training approach of the course.
CPA Innocent MUGISHA
CPA Innocent Mugisha is a Professor of Finance and Accounting with over 10 years experience in teaching Accounting and Finance related courses including computerized accounting programs both at University and Professional level. His qualifications are: PhD (candidate), MBA(Finance), CPA(U), FCCA, CIPS, CTA and BCOM (Accounting). Innocent has also published various books on most topics in Accounting and Finance for Business and Professional Studies.