Computerised Book Keeping Level 3



About the course:

The Level 3 Certificate in Computerised Bookkeeping and Accounting qualification is suitable for learners who already have a good working knowledge of the software, and wish to further their studies of Computerised Bookkeeping within a working business environment. It is also suitable for learners who like to gain a qualification at Level 3 of the regulated qualification framework, either from a point of no previous knowledge, or having already achieved the IAB Level 2 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping.

Course Structure:

The qualification is made up of:

  1. Online Knowledge Test
  2. Examination

Course Content: 

Principles of advanced computerised accounting

  1. Understand the purpose of accounting concepts and standards, and recognise the qualitative characteristics of financial information
  2. Understand the basics of computerised accounting
  3. Understand terms used in accounting
  4. Understand the purpose of VAT Accounts and the VAT return
  5. Understand the process of accounting for a stock valuation
  6. Understand the process of accounting for fixed assets
  7. Understand the process of accounting for prepayments and accruals
  8. Understand the process of accounting for bad and doubtful debts
  9. Understand the purpose of a trial balance and a suspense account
  10. Understand the purpose of financial statements
  11. Understand the principles of accounting for partnerships
  12. Understand the purposes of budgeting

Use a computerised accounting package 

  1. Set up a computerised accounting system
  2. Enter business transactions
  3. Prepare and post journal entries
  4. Account for a stock valuation
  5. Account for fixed assets
  6. Account for prepayments and accruals
  7. Account for bad and doubtful debts
  8. Make end of period adjustments
  9. Amend the chart of accounts and generate reports

 What are the entry requirements?

Learners will need to have a Level 2 qualification.

Assessment Method:

Paper Examination – these are assessed under examination conditions

Qualification: Computerised Book Keeping Level 3

Exam Board: International Association of Book keeper (IAB)

Course Mode: Part Time

Duration: 10 weeks

Available Session: Day/evening

Start Date: Every 2 months

Progression route?

Successful candidates can gain employment.

Course Costs: £360

Are there any additional costs?

Please note that the tuition fee does not include the IAB registration fee. Please check with the awarding body for up- to-date fee information or ask a member of our admission team.