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The college is open, and we are still accepting full-time applications for 2020-2021. Hygiene measures are in place to make the college as safe as it can be for our learners, staff and guests.

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Business & Accounting

Do you have what it takes to be the next Elon Musk, Mary Barra or Gabe Newell? Business is big in the UK with around 5.7m private sector businesses producing a turnover of £1.9 trillion each year. As James Dyson said: “Business is constantly changing, constantly evolving.”

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Course Overview

The level 2 Certificate in Computerised Accounting and Business is mostly focused for the learners who have some knowledge in computerized accounting and activities and also some modest experience in manual bookkeeping. The qualification will help learners to achieve the skills and knowledge in computerized accounting.

Achievement of this qualification could lead to employment in a number of roles, including:
- Bookkeeper
- Purchase Ledger Clerk
- Payroll Administrator
- Credit Controller

Units include
- Banking procedures
- Principles of recording and processing financial transactions
- Principles of VAT
- Professional values and basic business legislation
- Setting up accounting software to manage accounting information
- Process routine payments and receipts using a computerised system
- Maintaining and recording the cash book
- Maintaining the journal

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

After Your Course

Why not have a look at one of our other business & enterprise courses?



Course fees are per year. There may also be additional costs associated with the course (please see the course overview).

Student Finance
Whether you qualify for student finance depends on specific criteria. The main student finance package for full-time students includes a tuition fee loan and maintenance loan for living costs. Part-time students can access a tuition fee loan to pay for your course.

Generally, you will only get student finance if you’re doing your first degree-level qualification. This is true even if your previous course was self-funded.

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Access to Learning Fund
The Access to Learning Fund is a non-repayable discretionary fund that gives students facing hardship extra financial support to access and remain in higher education. This can is accessed via the college. Contact Student Services for more information: / 01539 814700.

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