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Accounting Services Specialist

Course Outline

Learn everything you need to know to start a new career as an Accounting Services Specialist. You progress step-by-step from the basics of bookkeeping into advanced training in accounting and professional accounting services. Here’s an overview of the custom learning materials and bonus items you’ll receive in your course.

Unit 1


  1. Getting Started: Course Introduction and Overview
  2. Accounting Services Explained
  3. Accounting Services Equations
  4. The Accounting Cycle
  5. The Journal and Entry Systems
  6. The Ledger

Unit 2


  1. Accounts Receivable
  2. Accounts Payable
  3. Financial Statements
  4. Specialized Journals
  5. Depreciation and Merchandising and Sales Tax
  6. The Worksheet

Unit 3


  1. Closing the Books
  2. Banking
  3. Payroll Records
  4. Payroll Processing
  5. Computerized Accounting Services

Unit 4


  1. Daily Accounting/Bookkeeping Concepts
  2. Tax Preparation I
  3. Tax Preparation II

Unit 5


  1. Partnerships, Corporations and Non-Profit Organizations
  2. Discounts, Reversing Entries and Allowances
  3. Sole-Proprietorship Business Project

Additional Course Materials*

  • Business Math Tutor Series
  • Quick Reference Guide for Debits and Credits
  • 2 & 10 Column Ledger Paper
  • Working with Microsoft® Excel
  • How to Read a Balance Sheet
  • How to Read an Operating Statement
  • Bright Ideas Practicum
  • Career Starter Guide

*Additional course materials will be delivered to you throughout the program.

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