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  • Sage 50 Accounts L2

    The next step in developing your career in bookkeeping or accounts, this Sage 50 Accounts course continues on from the Level 1 course, drilling deeper into the accounts process and the amazingly useful tools that the Sage platform provides.

    • Course Description

      Sage 50 Accounts Level 2

      Course code: PROF26

      Delivery method: Paper based pack

      Course duration: 6 months

      Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed

      Award achieved: Absorb Completion Certificate in Sage 50 Accounts Level 2

      Awarding body: Absorb Level 2 Completion Certificate in Sage 50 Accounts and Sage-issued Level 2 Sage 50 Accounts Certificate upon completion of optional online exam

      The next step in developing your career in bookkeeping or accounts, this Sage 50 Accounts course continues on from the Level 1 course, drilling deeper into the accounts process and the amazingly useful tools that the Sage platform provides.

      Sage is the number one accounting and payroll software used by businesses both large and small to keep the books and track financial performance, so an understanding of how to use this industry standard program is vital to push forward your career.

    • Level 2 sage 50 accounts course overview

      Skills gained

      • Thorough understanding of the Sage software platform, so that you can use all aspects with confidence.
      • Specialist knowledge of controlling accounts, developing a credit control process and how to calculate VAT and produce the VAT return
      • Firm grounding in management and production of financial reports, including creating useful charts and how to export to other software platforms, like Microsoft.

      Course outline

      This course is split into 8 units:

      Unit 1: Credit Accounts and Reconciliation

      Unit 2: Credit Control Set-up

      Unit 3: Credit Control Process

      Unit 4: Manage Credit Control

      Unit 5: The VAT Return

      Unit 6: The Fixed Assets Module

      Unit 7: Management and Financial Reports and Charts of Accounts

      Unit 8: Microsoft Integration and Period End Procedures

      Course content

      Unit 1: Credit Accounts and Reconciliation

      Module 1: Reconcile bank transactions

      Module 2: Search, understanding search criteria, multiple search and wild cards

      Unit 2: Credit Control Set-up

      Module 1: Aged debtors and frequencies

      Module 2: Current and retrospective reports

      Unit 3: Credit Control Process

      Module 1: Customer statements and overdue letters

      Module 2: Understanding all customer documentation

      Unit 4: Manage Credit Control

      Module 1: Manage disputed invoices

      Module 2: How to flag disputes and reasons why

      Unit 5: The VAT Return

      Module 1: Write offs and VAT element

      Module 2: Writing off customer/ supplier transactions

      Module 3: VAT Adjustment

      Unit 6: The Fixed Assets Module

      Module 1: Fixed Asset Register

      Module 2: Set up and post depreciation

      Module 3: Disposing of an asset

      Unit 7: Management and Financial Reports and Charts of Accounts

      Module 1: Multiple chart of accounts

      Module 2: Understand Profit and Loss (P&L) and Balance Sheet formats

      Unit 8: Microsoft Integration and Period End Procedures

      Module 1: Produce management reports

      Module 2: Integration with Microsoft Excel and Word

      Module 3: Statutory reporting

      Module 4: Perform a VAT return and run the Year End

      Assessment

      Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of award. However, if you wish to achieve the official Sage 50 Accounts Level 2 Certificate, you will have to complete an additional online exam administered by Sage. Full details of this process will be delivered with your course.

      Method of study

      This course is currently only available in paper-based format, therefore, you will receive the full course materials, Sage Workbook software as well as a useful study guide, crammed full of tips and information to help you get the most out of the learning experience, student skills, techniques for writing your assessment answers and instructions for submitting your TMAs online for marking by your specialist tutor.

      Tutor support

      This Sage 50 Accounts Level 2 course comes with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. You tutor will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance whenever required, so that you are always able to progress and get the most out of the learning materials.

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