Basic Accounting Certificate
Pursue an entry level job in the accounting field, maintain the books for a small business, or prepare to take subsequent courses in computer-based accounting systems.Level I covers general accounting principles, concepts, and tools, preparation of financial statements and year-end closings.
Level II introduces specialized journals and sub-ledgers to track customers and vendors. Topics ranging from GST and petty cash to bank reconciliation and payroll preparation are also included.
- Basic Accounting graduates can apply for transfer credit into Okanagan College's Business Admin BuAd 111:Financial Accounting 1 course
- Basic Accounting certificate qualifies as a prerequisite for Okanagan College's Bookkeeping certificate
- Okanagan College Basic Accounting certificate is accepted as a valid equivalent for credit transfer to the Canadian Payroll Association's Introduction to Accounting course - www.payroll.ca