Computerised Accounts ( Sage Line 50 )

Course Information

  • Course Code: BC746
  • Duration: 6 weeks x 3 hours
  • Price: £235.00


Anyone who wishes to learn how to use a PC based accounting package.

What will I study?

This 6 Week Training Course is delivered 3 hrs per week. Students learn to produce a complete set of accounts with reports using integrated accounts software. The course comprises modules on:

Specific course content includes:

  • Clearing data, setting up Sage and the importance of backups
  • Set dates/amend company details, VAT rates
  • Setting up nominals and the opening trial balance
  • Basic customer and supplier entry details
  • Processing batch invoices
  • Credit notes and amendments
  • Petty cash and error correction
  • Bank reconciliation

Time permitting, there may also be the opportunity to cover some of the following:

  • Prepayments, accruals, contra entries and month/period end
  • Returned cheques, writing off bad debts, sales order processing
  • Disposal of fixed assets and provision for doubtful debts

Please note that Payroll is not included on this course.

How will the course be delivered?

Through classroom based activities alongside a tutor and other delegates at a similar level. The course is self-paced and, if a student completes, a college certificate is awarded.

Entry Requirements

Knowledge of Spreadsheet applications would be useful. Book Keeping knowledge would also be desirable but is not essential.

What can I do next?

AAT Level 1

AAT Level 2

AAT Level 2 - Book Keeping

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email