Accounting Course Overview

Accounting Course​ Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Financial Reporting

  • Purpose of Financial Statements
  • Assets and Liabilities
  • Accounting Concepts
  • Impact of Globalisation
  • Objective of General-Purpose Financial Reporting
  • Elements of Financial Statements
  • Qualitative Characteristics of Useful Financial Information

Module 2: Inventory

  • End-of-Year Adjustments for Inventory
  • Valuation of Inventory
  • FIFO and Weighted Average Cost Methods

Module 3: Non-Current Assets

  • Depreciation
  • Non-Current Asset Disposals
  • Property, Plant and Equipment
  • Investment Property
  • Intangible Assets
  • Impairment of Assets
  • Investments

Module 4: Receivables and Allowance

  • Irrecoverable Debts
  • Allowances for Receivables
  • Accounting for Irrecoverable Debts and Receivables Allowances

Module 5: Capital Structure and Finance Cost

  • Limited Liability Companies and Sole Traders Compared
  • Share Capital and Reserves
  • Rights Issues and Bonus Issues
  • Preference Shares
  • Dividends
  • Loan Capital
  • Statement of Changes in Equity

Module 6: Preparing Basic Financial Statements

  • Preparing a Sole Trader’s Financial Statements
  • Preparing a Company’s Financial Statements
  • Taxation and Dividends
  • Events After Reporting Period

Module 7: Preparing Trial Balance

  • Trial Balance
  • Correcting Errors
  • Suspense Accounts

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Who should attend this Accounting Course?

The Accounting Training is designed for individuals who want to deepen their knowledge and skills in accounting, financial management, and related topics. This course will benefit the following professionals:

  • Accountants
  • Finance Managers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Auditors
  • Consultants
  • Advisors
  • Financial Services Professionals

Prerequisites of the Accounting Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this Accounting Training.

Accounting Course Overview

Accounting is the systematic process of recording, analysing, and interpreting financial information of businesses and organisations. It plays a pivotal role in tracking financial transactions, managing budgets, and ensuring compliance with financial regulations. Accounting provides stakeholders, including management, investors, and government authorities, with essential insights into the financial health of an entity.

Accounting offers several key benefits. Firstly, it provides transparency and accountability by keeping a comprehensive record of financial transactions, which helps prevent fraud and mismanagement. Secondly, it aids in assessing the profitability and financial stability of a business, enabling informed strategic decisions.

The Knowledge Academy's 1-day Accounting Course is designed to equip individuals with advanced accounting skills and knowledge. Participants gain a deep understanding of financial analysis, financial statement preparation, and auditing techniques. This course offers numerous advantages, including enhanced career prospects, as graduates are highly sought after by businesses and financial institutions.

Course Objectives

  • To master financial statement analysis
  • To develop advanced auditing skills
  • To gain proficiency in accounting software
  • To enhance decision-making through data-driven insights
  • To ensure compliance with financial regulations

By achieving these objectives, participants will be well-equipped to excel in the field of accounting, with in-depth knowledge and practical skills that are highly valued by employers in today's competitive business environment.


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What’s included in this Accounting Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Accounting Certificate     
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Accounting Course. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Accounting Course, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Accounting Course. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Accounting Course sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy’s In-house/Onsite Accounting Course at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our Accounting Course offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


Monitor employees progress

The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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Accounting Course FAQs

Accounting is the process of capturing and summarising commercial and financial transactions, as well as evaluating, confirming, and reporting the outcomes.
Accounting is vital for financial transparency, informed decision-making, regulatory compliance, performance evaluation, and fostering investor confidence in a business.
Taking this Accounting Course offers professional skills development, diverse career opportunities, and a deeper understanding of financial analysis for informed decision-making.
There are no formal prerequisites to attend this Accounting Course.
This Accounting Certification Course includes comprehensive modules covering financial management, budgeting, compliance, and practical skills for effective accounting practices.
The duration of this Accounting Course spans across 1 day.
Upon successful completion, delegates will receive the Accounting certificate, validating their proficiency in financial management, compliance, and effective accounting practices.
Completing the Accounting Course opens doors to diverse career opportunities in finance, auditing, and business management, including roles such as Accountant, Financial Analyst, Auditor, or Finance Manager. This training equips individuals with the skills required for success in various financial and accounting positions.
Aspiring Accountants, business owners, finance professionals, and anyone seeking to enhance their accounting skill set should attend this basic Accounting Course.
Topics covered in this Accounting include financial statements, bookkeeping, tax preparation, auditing, budgeting, and accounting software.
The Knowledge Academy provides flexible learning options including Online Instructor-led, Online Self-paced, Classroom, and Onsite training. These options allow you to take this Accounting Course at your preferred pace, time, and location.
Certifications that can be obtained through these Online Accounting Courses include CPA (Certified Public Accountant), CMA (Certified Management Accountant), and ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants).
Effectiveness of this Accounting is measured through assessments, exams, practical projects, and delegate feedback.
Yes, Accounting Professionals often need to complete continuing education to maintain certifications and stay updated with industry standards. Register for The Knowledge Academy’s Accounting Course now.
Challenges faced in this Accounting Course include understanding complex financial concepts, staying updated with regulations, and mastering accounting software.
Key soft skills emphasised in this Accounting Course include attention to detail, analytical thinking, communication, problem-solving, and time management.
Choose your Accounting Course based on accreditation, curriculum relevance, format flexibility, instructor expertise, and reviews from past delegates.
To choose the right accounting training program, consider factors such as the accreditation of the course, the expertise of the instructors, and the relevance of the curriculum to your career goals.
The Knowledge Academy in the United Kingdom is a leading training provider which offers multiple courses, comprehensive course content, experienced instructors, flexible learning options, and industry recognition, making it a reliable choice for attending these Accounting Courses Online.
The training fees for Accounting Course certification in the United Kingdom starts from £995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Accounting Course.
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