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Developed as a means to tune-up skills or receive a broader understanding of the finance field for those not in it, these full day courses allow candidates to receive additional training in a short amount of time.

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Accounting for Voluntary Sector

Course ID Acc. Vol

Brief Coverage

The course will be delivered in an Interactive workshop style

Good Practice Accounting -Manual

·  Business Documents, Cash Book and Petty Cash Book

·  Double Entry Accounting Principles to appreciate the terms Assets, Expenses, Accumulated Funds, Liabilities, Subscriptions

·  Trial Balance, Income and Expenditure Account and Balance Sheet

 

Computerised Accounting - Sage

·  Overview of Sage Package

·  The structure of Nominal List adapted for the Voluntary Sector

·  Income Sources, Funding, Grants, Projects etc...

·  Categorise expenditure according to Income Source

·  Maintenance of grant income against its expenditure

·  Backup, Restore, Data Integrity and Security

·  Batch posting, Error Correction and Budget setting

·  Keeping the Cash Book and Petty Cash Book

·  Bank Reconciliation

·  Reports, Audit Trail, Trial Balance

·  Month End Procedure and Reports.

Time Line

Attend one day programme to appreciate the payroll system and then make the best use of software. Call for course date details.

Study and Work Links

The one day course may lead to studying manual book keeping and/or computerised accounting for a national qualification. Candidates will have acquired the skills, knowledge and understanding of the fundamental accounting issues.

Ideal for

Candidates working in the voluntary sector requiring understanding of Manual and computerised systems.

 

Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Course ID FNFM

Brief Coverage

The course will be delivered as an interactive workshop

·  How to Interpret profit and loss statement and balance sheet

·  The difference between management accounts and statutory accounts.

·  Key Performance Indicators in Businesses

·  Trading cycle and Money Cycle

·  Cash Flow and Working Capital Management

·  Costing, Pricing Break Even Analysis

·  Budgeting and business planning

·  Financial terminology

Time Line

One Day

Ideal for

Owner managers or individuals already designated for the account record keeping using software or considering installing software.

 

Payroll System and Computerised Payroll Using SAGE Payroll

Course ID PayA

Brief Coverage

The course will be delivered in an Interactive workshop style

Manual Payroll System

·  Overview of PAYE & Payroll

·  Calculation of gross pay

·  Calculating & Recording PAYE and NIC

·  Taking on a new employee, dealing with leavers

·  SSP and SMP Tax Credits, Student Loan Deductions

·  Month end

·  Payments to Inland Revenue

 

Sage

·  Overview of Sage Package

·  Setting up system, Backup, Restore, Data Integrity and Security

·  Set up Pay Elements,

·  Calculation of gross pay

·  Starters & Leavers

·  Process payroll and reports

·  Period end/ year end

Time Line

Attend one day programme to appreciate the payroll system and then make the best use of software. Call for course date details.

Study and Work Links

The one day course may lead to studying manual payroll and/or computerised payroll for a national qualification. Candidates will have acquired the skills, knowledge and understanding of the fundamental payroll issues.

Ideal for

Candidates new to Payroll requiring understanding of payroll legislation and procedures.

 

Computerised Accounting Using Sage Line 50 Financial Controller

Course ID Sage L50 Beginners

Brief Coverage

This one day course will provide you with an Overview of Sage Package

·  The structure of Nominal List and Chart Of Accounts

·  Backup, Restore, Data Integrity and Security

·  Start the package up with Opening Balances

·  Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger, Nominal Ledger and Bank

·  Batch posting, Error Correction and Budget setting

·  Aged Debtors, Aged Creditors, Bank Reconciliation and VAT Return

·  Reports, Audit Trail, Trial Balance

·  Month End Procedure and Reports

·  Time allowing, delegates will be able discuss their specific issues

Time Line

One Day

Ideal for

Existing users of SAGE wishing to enhance their knowledge and understanding of the software. Candidates will have acquired improved skills, knowledge and understanding of the software.

 

Advanced Accounting Using SAGE Line 50 Financial Controller

Course ID Sage L50 Adv.

Brief Coverage

The course will be delivered as an interactive workshop

·  Best use of the Nominal List and Chart Of Accounts

·  Backup, Restore, Data Integrity and Security

·  Setting up Fixed Assets categories and Depreciation

·  Setting up Accruals and Pre-Payments

·  Bad Debt Provision and Write Off

·  Setting up recurring entries, Effective Credit Control

·  Error Correction using Journal posting, Control Accounts, VAT

Time Line

One Day

Ideal for

Existing users of SAGE wishing to enhance their knowledge and understanding of the software. Candidates will have acquired improved skills, knowledge and understanding of the software.

 

Human Resource Management

Course ID Human Res.

Brief Coverage

The course will be delivered as an interactive workshop

·  Time Management

·  Motivating the Team

Time Line

One Day

Ideal for

Ideal for managers involved in the handling of staff and the examination of people in the workplace. Fields such as psychology, sociology, and other critical theories play a major role.


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