Basic Bookkeeping Certificate Course


Admission Requirements
  • Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
  • Mature Student
  • Textbook

  • Course Fees: $485.00
  • Credential: Certificate
  • Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
  • Course Hours: 16 Weeks / 1 Semester
  • Course Intake: Every Monday
  • Department: PT – Continuing Education
  • Registration:


Basic Bookkeeping takes an exciting learn-by-doing approach using a company case simulation so that students can gain a thorough understanding of all aspects of the bookkeeping process. This course contains updated payroll deduction tables and the latest sales tax rates. Its applied approach puts the students in the role of the bookkeeper for KBC Decorating Co. and challenges them to maintain the financial records for the company through one fiscal year. This course is designed to teach the fundamental concepts and applications of bookkeeping.


North Bay Campus or Online –

Part 1: An Introduction to Bookkeeping
Part 2: Recording the Transaction
Part 3: The Ledger
Part 4: Correcting Entries and Sales Taxes in Canada
Part 5: Freight In, Delivery Expense, and Duty and Brokerage
Part 6: Using Special Journals
Part 7: Credit Notes, Refunds, and Discounts
Part 8: Remitting GST and HST
Part 9: Accounting for Cash
Part 10: Payroll
Part 11: Partnerships and Corporations
Part 12: Accounts Receivable and Bad Debts
Part 13: Interim Profit or Loss
Part 14: At Year-End: Preparing to Close the Books
Part 15: At Year-End: Closing the Books