Why this course is perfect for you?
It is essential that a Bookkeeper is able to work effectively on a computer. Learners must demonstrate this competence in basic business computing and a computerised accounting package.
This programme will include the completion of the monthly bookkeeping cycle on Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
This Programme is designed to prepare learners, who are competent in basic computer literacy, including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, for completing the ICB Computerised Bookkeeping Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) and summative assessment/exam.
This Programme is endorsed by the ICB and covers the outcomes of the unit standards required for the following:
- National Certificate: Bookkeeping (SAQA ID: 58375)
- FET Certificate: Bookkeeping (SAQA ID: 58376)
- National Certificate: Small Business Financial management ( SAQA ID:48736)
Careers you’d be great at
Learners who complete these unit standards, will be able to pursue a career as a/an:
- Data capturer
- Accounts clerk
- Debtors clerk
- Creditors clerk
How to get in?
It is required that the learner is competent in basic computer literacy, including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Time you will spend on the course
The face-to-face tuition of 60 hours allocated for this programme are structured differently for each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.
Course content and modules
- Basic PC concepts
- Working with Windows
- Working with the Internet and Microsoft Internet Explorer and Microsoft Outlook
- Working with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
- The monthly bookkeeping function on MS Office
- The monthly bookkeeping function on a computerised accounting package (PASTEL)
This programme does not include a Workplace Learning component
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The strength in your qualification
Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered.
**Whenever Damelin offers training towards a programme that will be awarded by another provider or institute, it is called an Agent Programme. In the case of an Agent Programme, Damelin registers the learners, provides tuition and conducts internal assessments. External examinations with the agent body will result in learners receiving the certificate from them.