Learn the basics of financial accounting and prepare yourself for a career in the finance sector with the Financial Accounting certificate course. This course is an entry-level accounting training program, designed to provide in-depth knowledge of financial analysis and cash flow monitoring.
In this course, you will learn accounting step-by-step, covering core topics such as transactions, balance sheets, expenses and stock control. You will be trained on how to evaluate your finances, explore the differences between return on capital (ROC) vs return on equity (ROE), plus much more.
Throughout this course, you will develop essential analytical skills to be able to make better business decisions and keep on top of all financial activity. This course has no entry requirements, however having basic maths knowledge is advantageous.
Financial Accounting: Course Highlights
- Understand the basics of accounting; from cash flow statements to balance sheets and expenses
- Gain solid knowledge of the fundamental principles of accounting
- Develop your understanding of accounting transactions
- Learn how to prepare a trial balance and understand the different types of trial balances
- Familiarise with common accounting terms and jargon
- Be able to identify the differences between expenses and assets
- Learn about stock movements and get tips on how to manage your stock levels
- Understand the definition of return on capital and how return of capital is reported
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.
Why study this course
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Financial Accounting is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
|Module : 01|
|Chris Moore – Accounting for Beginners Promo||FREE||00:01:00|
|Chris Moore – 1. Introduction||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 2. First Transactions||00:05:00|
|Chris Moore – 3. T Accounts introduction||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 4. T-Accounts conclusion||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 5. Trial Balance||00:02:00|
|Chris Moore – 6. Income Statement||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 7. Balance Sheet||00:03:00|
|Module : 02|
|Chris Moore – 8. Balance Sheet Variations||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 9. Accounts in practise||00:05:00|
|Chris Moore – 10. Balance Sheets what are they||00:05:00|
|Chris Moore – 11. Balance Sheet Level 2||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 12. Income Statement Introduction||00:06:00|
|Chris Moore – 13. Are they Expenses, or Assets||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 14. Accounting Jargon||00:02:00|
|Module : 03|
|Chris Moore – 15. Accruals Accounting is Fundemental||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 16. Trial Balance 3 days ago More||00:04:00|
|Chris Moore – 17. Fixed Assets and how it is shown in the Income Statement||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 18. Stock movements and how this affects the financials||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 19. Accounts Receivable||00:03:00|
|Chris Moore – 20. How to calculate the Return on Capital Employed||00:05:00|
|Chris Moore – 21. Transfer Pricing – International Rules||00:02:00|