Although I offer training to bookkeepers in Xero and Sage50c it can help to make sure you have basic bookkeeping knowledge and if you are not qualified by experience then a course might be the easiest way to get your grounding in bookkeeping ...
If you want to get a bookkeeping qualification, Jo from Training Together Limited has the course for you!
I can then help you apply this knowledge to running your own bookkeeping business. This is where Jo from Training Together Limited comes in as their courses can give you the qualification you may need.
"These are Jo's own thoughts on the matter!"
In the UK, there are thought to be millions of sole traders, over a million limited companies and half a million partnerships. All of these will need their finances to be kept in order and with business gurus advising that tight financial planning is a contributor to ongoing success, there is a ready market for bookkeepers.
That all sounds great, but there are also a lot of bookkeepers out there ready and willing to offer their services. How do you stand out from the crowd and make sure you are offering an efficient and reliable service?
The Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping is perfect for those that have a good basic knowledge of bookkeeping and want to learn more or for those who have the knowledge, but would like to earn a professional qualification. The course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to handle the books of small to medium businesses efficiently.
During the programme, you will learn to take on the responsibilities of a Professional Bookkeeper which could include, but are not limited to, double-entry bookkeeping, financial statements, spreadsheets, and software use. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to register with the AAT as a professional bookkeeper.
Using the designatory AATQB letters after your name
Joining a nationwide community of peers to expand your professional network
Building your technical knowledge with access to a wide range of resources designed to support your professional development
Applying to run your own business as an AAT Licensed Bookkeeper
If you are worried by the thought of 'going back to school' relax, all content is delivered online via our media-rich platform for flexible learning. You will be supported by a tutor with face-to-face virtual workshops to help you through the tricky bits and keep you on track to complete your qualification within six months.
Jo Povall is a customer relationship partner at Train Together an independent training provider supporting employers and individuals across England to develop skills and gain recognised Management and Leadership, Logistics and Supply Chain, Accounting, Early Years, and Teaching and Learning in Schools qualifications.
Alison loves bookkeeping and supporting bookkeepers. She has been helping clients to be better bookkeepers in Sage 50 for over 24 years and has been Xero Accredited in accounts and payroll for a number of years too.
She specialises in a very unique hand-holding method of training, helping bookkeepers and business owners to use their accounts software as and when they need support in setting up and producing their invoices, reports and financial information.
Alison combines her role at Silicon Bullet with her Forever Living network marketing businesses and is often to be seen at business networking meetings as she likes to keep busy.
You know what they say: if you want something done well ask a busy person!
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