Accounting for Non-Accountants - a course in basic accounting


$399 Limited GST free / $319.20 / $359.10
Accounting for Non-Accountants - a course in basic accounting

<p><b><a href="/courses/business-classes-sydney/Accounting">Learn basic accounting</a> concepts and practices in Sydney</b></p><p>Do financial statements baffle you? Do you mix your current assets


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Course description

Learn basic accounting concepts and practices in Sydney

Do financial statements baffle you? Do you mix your current assets with your non current assets? What do liabilities mean and how will they affect the organisation in question in the future? Where in the Balance Sheet do you look for the warning signs? What are the accounting standards and how can you recognise a breach?

This course suits anyone who needs to be able to interpret financial statements. In fact the course is suitable for anyone with a need understand and analyse the financial aspects of a given business or operation or situation.

The course is presented & compiled by a qualified practicing accountant and registered BAS practitioner and it aims to enable participants to engage and prepare different financial reports & forecasts as well as the ability to highlight key financial aspects of their business or area of interest.

Ideal for...
  • Board and committee members
  • Business owners
  • Managers of departments or units
  • Those interested in stock market research
  • Those interested in starting or purchasing a company
  • Anyone thinking about a career in bookkeeping and accounting
Course content
  • Understand double-entry accounting system
  • Understand accounting terminology and simplifying jargon
  • The Australian Accounting Standards
  • Records keeping and compliance
  • Interpretation and itemisation of financial reporting including trial balance, trading statement, profit and loss statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement and forecasts
Learning outcomes

By the end of this course you will:

  • be able to read and understand a basic company financial statement
  • have gained an understanding of the Australian Accounting Standards
About your tutor

Mark Chouman is a fully qualified Accountant and a “fellow” of the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), a business trainer and a registered BAS agent and business mentor. Please click link above for full bio.

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Course testimonials:

  • Julie said: I really enjoyed this course and found it very useful. I thought the course would be very dry and boring but Mark brought the content to life with good examples and had a great sense of humour. The group as a whole including Mark was hilarious.

  • Stephen said: Mark did an excellent job explaining the information and keeping it relevant to our ability. 5 Stars!

  • Bethany said: A great group of people to learn with. Making it fun and interesting