Recordkeeping for Small Businesses
Ensure the success of your small or home based business by learning how to properly manage your financial records, taxes and payroll. For more information on the Bookkeeping for Small Business – Parts 1 and 2, call 306-775-7480 or Jim Williams(Saskatoon) at 306-659-4038.
A short, concentrated course which is intended for owners, prospective
owners or bookkeepers who currently operate or plan to start a small
business and need to understand accounting and business principles. Your
hands-on course will provide you with practice working through an actual
set of books. Daily, monthly and yearly transactions will show you the
accounting cycle for a year at a glance. Due to the quick pace of your
course, you should plan to commit yourself to all sessions in order to get
the full benefit. Please bring a pen, pencil (mechanical preferred) ruler,
calculator and notebook to your class. The topics covered are; the essentials of opening for business; the set-up and recording of transactions in a journal; posting to a ledger; categorizing assets, liabilities, capital, income and expenses; payroll, petty cash, accounts receivable and payable; bank reconciliation and depreciation; worksheet, income statement and balance sheet; year-end adjustments and closing entries; government forms: GST, E&H Tax, Worker’s Compensation & T-4’s.
M-Th course runs M-Th for the first week and M-W for the second week. Sa-Su course classes are each Sa and Su for two weekends.
(GST and materials included), 28 hours/2 weeks