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Computerised Bookkeeping Level 1 (IAB)

  • Who is it for?

    This qualification is the first step for students who want to study computerized Bookkeeping skills for work, business and home. It is a natural progress from our Manual Bookkeeping Level 1 course.
    Please ensure you have at least E3/L1 English/ESOL and Maths
    Students must be committed to attend the whole course, complete homework and take all of the assignments and exams set.

  • What does it cover?

    The short course introduces computerised bookkeeping using SAGE software. Students will be introduced to basic manual book-keeping routines, banking procedures, recording receipts and payments. The course will also involve preparing and processing bookkeeping documents, recording credit transactions, making and receiving payments and maintaining petty cash records.

  • What will it be like?

    Demonstration using Smartboard through computer-linked projectors, exposition and discussion. One-to-one and Group work. Through tutor-guidance and hands-on experience.

    You will need to sit set knowledge tests. Once they have been passed you can move on to the Examination. The tutor will closely monitor the your work and will support you through the process.

  • What else do I need to buy or do?

    You will need to have access to a computer or laptop to practice SAGE and to complete your homework.
    Homework will be regularly set is will form part of your learning towards your qualification
    Materials are supplied free of charge by the Centre, but you are advised to bring a memory stick to save your work.

  • What could it lead to?

    Mary Ward Centre courses: - Bookkeeping Level 2 or Payroll Level 1 (IAB) then Payroll Level 2 (IAB) and Accounting Level 3 (AAT).

    Further Study with Mary Ward Centre.
    Advice will be given by your tutor and you can visit or regular Advice and Guidance sessions for an assessment at Mary Ward Centre and Blackfriars Settlement.

    There is detailed information in Reception about all our courses at the Mary Ward Centre. Information about other learning opportunities can be obtained from Learn Direct: www.learndirect.co.uk and from the following websites: www.findcourses.co.uk; www.citylit.ac.uk; www.wmcollege.ac.uk; www.morleycollege.ac.uk

Available Courses

Computerised Bookkeeping Level 1 (IAB)

02 March 2023 – 30 March 2023
Thursday, 10:00 to 17:00
Course Code:5004B
£274 / £180
5 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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Payroll Level 2 (IAB)

This course covers manual and computerised payroll processing. The IAB Level 2 Certificate in Payroll is specifically designed to appeal to those who are aspiring to become professional payroll administrators for a variety of businesses. The Level 2 qualification is primarily designed for those who: have achieved the IAB Level 1 Award in Payroll, have some previous general knowledge of payroll procedures now wish to increase their skills and knowledge to that required of payroll processors prior to employment have previously worked in payroll and have not received a qualification. wish to return to working in payroll and need to update their knowledge. Please click here (Right click to choose where you wish to save it to) to complete a short assessment form and email it to us: Download the form here in word format

26 April 2023 – 12 July 2023
Wednesday, 10:00 to 17:00
Course Code:5002B
£566 / £300 / £0
12 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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Payroll Level 1 (IAB)

The course covers manual and computerised payroll. It is the starting point for those wishing to create and maintain a payroll. It covers payroll preparation, generating an employee record, making gross pay calculations, payroll processing and processing leavers. It also introduces the use of SAGE for computerised payroll administration. Successful students will receive an IAB qualification. Please click here (Right click to choose where you wish to save it to) to complete a short assessment form and email it to us: Download the form here in word format

27 April 2023 – 13 July 2023
Thursday, 10:00 to 17:00
Course Code:5001B
£556 / £300 / £0
12 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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For more information contact the Curriculum Administration Team at admin@marywardcentre.ac.uk

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