Opleiding

Basic Bookkeeping

Got a knack for numbers and do you like logical reasoning? Are you tempted by the world of finance? Then this Bookkeeping home study course is your straight ticket to a job in this interesting and challenging field.

Correct accounting is essential for any healthy organization. Important decisions always rely on financial information. That's why competent accountants are constantly in high-demand at companies of any size.

This home course fully prepares you to keep a crystal clear financial overview. You'll pick up every professional accounting technique to quickly build yourself up as a competent accountant ready to work in all types of organizations and departments. Sign up now and start learning!

PRAKTISCHE INFO

Thuiscursus

Duur: 6-9 maanden

Diploma

219.00 euro


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LESSENVERLOOP

You can start immediately with your training! A digital version of your course is available on your profile page as soon as you are registered. The paper version will be sent immediately, so you can expect your course package at home after a couple of days. Thanks to the flexible system of home study, you study where and when you want. You receive one year of guidance from a teacher with years of experience in the field. Take your exam at one of our locations when you are ready. If you pass, you will receive the diploma.


PRAKTISCHE INFORMATIE

You pay the lowest tuition fee! For only €219.00, you receive a detailed textbook, one year of online guidance from a seasoned accountant who knows his way around a financial statement or two, access to extra lesson material on our online student platform and the possibility to take a free exam at one of our exam locations within a period of five years. Everything to get you started as quickly as possible in the accounting field!

You will receive specially developed, loose-leaf teaching material in a handy storage folder. You do not have to purchase additional books and therefore have everything you need to make your home study a success. Your textbook contains practical questions at the end of each chapter, comparable to the exam questions. This way, you will be thoroughly prepared when you are ready to obtain your diploma!

Do you want to put your knowledge from this course into practice? Then you should definitely consider an internship. You gain practical work experience - which is a great plus on your resume – and in addition, you are further expanding your network with contacts that can help you when you start your career.

You can choose the period, place and duration of the internship yourself. This way, you can search for the perfect place to gain your first working experience. When you are ready to start, you can request an internship contract at our school. Complete this together with your internship provider and return it to us. After that, you can start immediately, with a maximum of 300 hours. Make sure you have completed your apprenticeship before you take the exam. This way you are completely prepared for your future career!

The Centre for Distance Learning, part of Ondernemersschool BV, is the largest training provider in the Benelux. She organizes professional training courses for adults from all over the world through the distance learning system. The school is nationally and internationally recognized by various professional associations such as the Wellness Federation, the Centre for Professional Qualification and is registered in the Central Register for Short Professional Education (CRKBO). This means that the educational institution complies with the Quality Code for Education Institutions for Short Professional Education. Moreover, the Center for Distance Learning meets the strict quality requirements of ISO-9001.

PROGRAMMA

  • Introduction
  • Bookkeeping Course Objectives
  • Introduction to Bookkeeping
  • Principles of Bookkeeping
  • Keeping Records
  • Double entry
  • Accruals, prepayments and other adjustments
  • Taxes and payroll charges
  • Closing the books
  • Using software
  • Queries, reviews and audits
GRATIS
PROEFHOOFDSTUK

MODULE ‘STARTEN ALS ONDERNEMER’ CADEAU

Ga je een thuisstudie volgen aan De Ondernemersschool? Dan ontvang je nu gratis de module Starten als Ondernemer (t.w.v. 99 euro) bij jouw opleiding! Zo helpen we je de eerste stappen te zetten op het gebied van zelfstandig ondernemen.

LEES MEER

SKILLS

  • expertly record financial transactions, prepare accounting reports and answer queries
  • understand the principles of bookkeeping
  • keep records/journals of numerous financial events
  • understand VAT basics, corporate taxes and payroll charges
  • use the best software to streamline your accounting tasks

CARRIEREMOGELIJKHEDEN

  • work in most financial environments
  • work as independent bookkeeper
  • work in certain (inter)national companies

EXAMEN EN DIPLOMA

When you have completed the course, you take the exam at one of our exam locations.
If you score at least 60%, you will receive the diploma of the Basic Bookkeeping by post.
With this diploma, you can immediately apply for your dream job in finance.

HOW IT WORKS

Veelgestelde vragen

Will I learn to use accounting software in this course?
You will get an introduction to several optional accounting programmes (FreshBooks, QuickBooks, Sage). That way, you can make an informed choice on which one you prefer.
Will I need to buy extra material for this course?
No.
Can I start as a self-employed accountant after this course?
Yes, that is if you also have/obtain a diploma in business management (in Belgium).
Can I follow this course without any previous experience or knowledge?
Yes. You can start from zero. The course begins with a clear introduction on the subject. Only when a course has 'advanced' or 'expert' in its title will you need some previous knowledge.
When can I start studying?
You start your home study course whenever you want. You can already start studying within the same day of signing up. The printed course will be sent immediately to you by post. It will be in your mail box before you know it.
Why choose a home study course?
One word. Flexibility. The flexibility to study anytime and anywhere you want, especially with our digital course that you can access on all your devices: desktop, laptop, tablet and smartphone. You're entirely in charge of your learning pace so you can easily combine your studies with other things in your life. If you want to take the exam and get a diploma to add to your resume, you have a period of five years to take an exam with us.
How do I sign up for a course?
You sign up by filling in our registration form and making a payment for the course you want. After this we will send you a confirmation mail with practical information such as your log-in details for our online student platform.
What will I get?
You will receive a state of the art course in a sturdy binder and access to a digital version of the course on your account on our student platform. On top of this, you also get one year of online support and guidance from your personal teacher. This is always an experienced professional in his or her subject. You can contact your teacher on the student platform anytime you want for any help you need.
What if I have questions about the subject matter during my study?
Your course package always includes one year of online support and guidance from an experienced teacher and subject expert. Via our online student platform you can always contact your teacher for questions, extra exercises and feedback. You can always extend your online guidance time if you need. Contact our secretariat for this.
Where and when can I take my exam?
When you have studied your course you're free to take an exam at one of our exam locations in Belgium and the Netherlands. Impossible to get there? Do you live further away? We'll make arrangements to set up an online examination for you. If you score at least 60% on your exam then you pass and will receive your Basic Bookkeeping diploma by post. With this certificate in your pocket you can study for the job you want!
What if I live in Belgium and want to start my own business as a self-employed person?
If you want to start your own independent business in Belgium, you also need a certificate of business management ('attest bedrijfsbeheer' in Dutch). Lucky for you we also offer business management courses to prepare you for the business management exam at the Central Examcommission in Brussels. UPDATE: starting from 1 September 2019 you can directly obtain your business management certificate online at our school! No need to go to Brussels anymore!
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ERKENNINGEN

Ondernemersschool is ingeschreven in het Centraal Register Kort Beroepsonderwijs (CRKBO). Ook alle docenten zijn ingeschreven in dit register. De school voldoet aan de strenge en jaarlijks gecontroleerde kwaliteitseisen van de ISO 9001:2008 norm. Zo ben jij verzekerd van een kwaliteitsopleiding.

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