Continuing Education

CCTO110 - Sage 50 Accounting Level I

Must have completed CCTO100 and CCTO200 to enroll in this course.

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Course Overview

This is an introductory-level, hands-on course, demonstrating how to set up a company from scratch and covering the basics of small business bookkeeping using a popular accounting software system.

Topics include:

  • study and modify the Default settings
  • assess and modify a Chart of Accounts
  • examine the Chart of Account types and how they work together
  • setup of the Vendor, Customer, Inventory and Project Ledgers
  • A/P and A/R Historical entries – recording and closing
  • entry of typical day-to-day transactions in the Accounts Payable / Receivable Journals, and running applicable reports
  • learn to allocate Revenues and Expenses to Projects
  • discover and examine the Data Integrity Check feature
  • learn to properly perform a data file Back-up
  • discussion of appropriate Day-End and Week-end procedures

    Students must have intermediate user skills on Windows 7 Operating Systems.

    Version used: Sage 50-Canadian Edition, 2019 Premium

    Recommended: CCTO101 Windows Desktop Operating System or intermediate Windows OS practical experience is necessary. Proficient computer keyboard and mouse skills are a must.

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