Bookkeeping Fundamentals

This comprehensive one-day bookkeeping and accounting course is unique to Canberra's AMC Training Centre. Comprehensively covering the key concepts of bookkeeping this course will help you to better understand the important tasks you carry out for either your employer or in the Bookkeeping service you offer.

Be quick - there are limited places and this course is only run twice a year!

Everything you need for the day is all included: printed manual, pens, and great content, all delivered by a knowledgeable and highly experienced trainer, as well as morning and afternoon teas, along with a delicious lunch.
For individual enrolments please use the Single Enrol button at the bottom of the page. 
For group bookings or to request a tailored session, email with the course name and date you are interested in.


Target Audience:

  • Clerical staff and bookkeepers wishing to learn the concepts of accounting and bookkeeping
  • Small business owners & financial controllers seeking to understand financial management and reporting 
  • Users of accounting systems wanting to understand what the software does in the background
  • Accounts staff working towards Accounting & Bookkeeping Certification 
  • Bookkeepers keen to understand the terminology used and impress their accountant or auditor. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Learn about reporting methods using both Cash and Accrual.
  • Understand the language of Accountants and other financial experts to become more proactive in managing finances in your business/ role
  • Learn how GST fits in to the accounts process
  • Identify different types of source documents and general ledger accounts to ultimately dazzling your accountant with entering the journals required
  • Understand the concepts of double entry bookkeeping and a wide range of common business transactions and adjustments
  • Learn to manage Debts and Credits effectively
  • How to keep a record of business activity in Sales, Purchases, Cash Receipts, Cash Payments, General Journals
  • Learn the art of maintaining the balances in the General Ledger as well as the Debtors and Creditors ledgers
  • Work through bringing your books to Trial Balance stage and prepare a Bank Reconciliation report.

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Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location Cost
Bookkeeping Fundamentals 18 May 2021 09:00 am - 04:00 pm AMC Training Centre $499.00
Bookkeeping Fundamentals 19 August 2021 09:00 am - 04:00 pm AMC Training Centre $499.00