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Business

Certified Bookkeeper - Online

Contact Hours: 140 Hours

Course Fee: $1,795.00

Term: Fall 2012-1

Completion Period: 6 month(s)

Pre-Requisites

The Certified Bookkeeper Online Program is designed for experienced bookkeepers who want to prepare for national certification. In order to sit for the AIPB Certification exam, you must be able to submit proof of at least two years of full-time or 3,000 hours of part-time experience.

Course Description

Certified Bookkeepers are to bookkeeping what CPAs are to accounting: the elite of the profession. Becoming a Certified Bookkeeper can increase your earning potential, enhance your professional status, and give you a decisive edge in any job market. This online program was created by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) to prepare experienced bookkeepers for the certification exam at any Prometric Test Center. The AIPB certification is the only national standard for bookkeepers. The Web-based format of this program will allow you to move at your own pace while learning in the comfort of your own home. The program consists of six separate subject areas: •Adjusting entries •Correction of accounting errors (including the bank reconciliation) •Book and tax depreciation •Basic payroll •Merchandise inventory •Internal controls and fraud prevention This program includes a set of six workbooks that will help prepare you for each of the exams. Upon registering, you're given an initial six months to complete the program. Should you need more time, you may request a six-month extension at no additional charge. Students will have one year (365 days) from the date of enrollment in the Certified Bookkeeper Online Training Program through ed2go to submit the Application for Certified Bookkeeper Designation form to The American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers. *Free Demo available through www.gatlineducation.com/mdc we recommend*

Course Details

Upon completion of this program, you'll be able to do the following: •Describe the benefits, eligibility requirements, code of ethics, and maintenance requirements for the Certified Bookkeeper. •Apply the concepts of accrual accounting to transactions that span fiscal periods. •Trace the effect of accrual and deferral transactions to financial statements. •Apply accounting concepts and the basic tools of financial analysis in identifying and correcting errors. •Reconcile bank accounts. •Prepare payroll transactions, from paying wages to depositing and reporting taxes. •Apply accounting concepts to depreciation transactions, including various methods of calculating depreciation for book and tax purposes. •Value inventory, record costs, make entries, and report inventory on financial statements. •Help your company or client use basic internal controls to prevent theft, embezzlement, or check and credit card fraud by employees, customers, or vendors. I.Certified Bookkeeper Program. A.Eligibility Requirements.

Course Requirements

This program is compatible with the Windows Vista operating system. This program can be taken on either a PC or a Mac; however, Microsoft Word and Excel are required. Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.

Materials

The AIPB provides the six workbooks that are required for this program.

Special Instructions

Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued. This program can be taken on either a PC or a Mac; however, Microsoft Word and Excel are required. Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.

This class is UNAVAILABLE.

For more information, contact the School of Continuing Education & Professional Development at 305-237-2543.




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