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QuickBooks Training

QuickBooks Certification

This online, self-study Certification Course is designed for accounting professionals or consultants who have a solid understanding of accounting principles, and already have fundamental knowledge of the QuickBooks software. To take the course, you should be comfortable working with QuickBooks lists, forms, registers, and reports. You should be able to set up a company data file, manage accounts receivable and accounts payable, track sales tax, enter inventory, track time, work with payroll items, and reconcile accounts.If you are new to QuickBooks or do not have this level of familiarity and comfort with QuickBooks, you can go here for additional training options:

The optional Certification Course consists of three sections:

  • Setting up Clients
  • Essentials for the Accountant
  • Recording Transactions

Each section is divided into six to eight modules, and each module contains a range of five to eleven topical lessons. The material in this course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to be a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor. By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Determine which QuickBooks is the right solution for a client
  • Set up appropriate items for a client's business
  • Restrict access to areas of QuickBooks
  • Exchange data between QuickBooks files and other software programs
  • Modify reports
  • Close accounting periods
  • Account for customer deposits, NSF checks, and bad debt
  • Set up QuickBooks to track sales tax
  • Create 1099 Forms
  • Adjust inventory in QuickBooks
  • Set up and use QuickBooks Payroll
  • Use the time tracking features in QuickBooks

On average, it takes approximately 16 hours to complete the Certification Course, including course material review, quizzes, and exams. Times will vary by individual.

The Certification Exam

The Certification Exam is an online 3 part exam covering the following sections:

  • Setting up Clients
  • Essentials for the Accountant
  • Recording Transactions

You can take the each exam section as part of the optional certification course, or you can take all 3 independent of the course.

Quickbooks certification charge:$199.00   $99.00 (For those who will under go training)