Continuing Education

Applied Bookkeeping

Campus

The location where your NAIT courses will be held.

Credential

The type of certification (degree, diploma, certificate) you will earn after completing your program.

  • Degree - NAIT offers a number of business degrees and applied science and technology degrees accredited by Alberta Advanced Education.
    Applied degree programs offer a stronger emphasis on practical applications of the concepts learned in the classroom
  • Diplomas & Certificates - These credit programs take 1 or 2 years and lead to government approved and industry-recognized credentials.
  • Journeyman Certificate - Hands-on and expert-led apprenticeship and industry training for skilled trades and technology professionals.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • On-Campus Day - Your course activity is done in-person Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • On-Campus Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done in-person on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Day - Your course activity is done online Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Online Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done online on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Flexible Delivery - Your course activity is not scheduled and therefore you can determine when to do the coursework.
  • Both On-Campus and Virtual - Some of your coursework will be in-person, on campus and some will be done online.

Become a better bookkeeper

Starting your own business and looking to do the bookkeeping yourself? Starting a new bookkeeping position within a company? This program will show you how to handle the daily tasks associated with managing the financial transactions of a business.

Discover how to verify source documents and carry out invoicing, payroll, payables, government remittances, and account reconciliations. Find out the differences between a debit and a credit and learn how to generate financial reports.

At the end of the program you will develop a final project case study that will allow you to practice the concepts and procedures in full-cycle bookkeeping.

Please bring your own calculator to class.

An Applied Bookkeeping Certificate will be awarded once you complete the 5 core courses.

Hands-on, industry-relevant skills

Discover how to verify source documents and carry out invoicing, payroll, payables, government remittances, and account reconciliations. Find out the differences between a debit and a credit and learn how to generate financial reports.  

At the end of the program you will develop a final project case study that will allow you to practice the concepts and procedures in full-cycle bookkeeping.  

Required equipment

Please bring your own calculator to class.

After completion

An Applied Bookkeeping Certificate will be awarded once you complete the 5 core courses and achieve a minimum grade of 80% on your case study. 

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