Every business, no matter the size, needs skilled people who can keep track of the money and process a wide variety of business transactions quickly and efficiently. If you see yourself as a working professional that people depend upon, then this course will prepare you to step quickly and competently into a paraprofessional accounting role.
Since this accounting program provides the student with a range of skills that result in a well-rounded and highly skilled employee, graduates can find employment opportunities in a variety of positions from entry-level to administrative or management trainee that cross several disciplines.
Stay ahead of your competitors! Get job ready and become industry-certified by obtaining the Sage Accounting and Microsoft Certification.
Includes all of these courses:
MDE programs contain practical, easy-to-follow lessons. Each lesson introduces fundamental skills followed by practice exercises to help you apply the material you've learned, and testing to ensure you've learned the objectives.
Study of the world of business.
Become familiar with the decision-making techniques used in various business operations. You will gain critical insight into topics such as communications, ethics, economics, business formation, marketing, promotion, distribution, and HR.
As technology continues to advance, computers are a part of everyday life. This makes computer knowledge vital to success in today's world.
To properly make full use of your computer, you will learn about the hardware needed, the best software to use, and how to navigate the Internet. You also will discover how to input information and get information (or output) from your computer!
Learn the history of computers and the Internet to see just how far technology has advanced!
This course is an introduction to using the Internet and the World Wide Web. Learn to find information, communicate with others and conduct business. Explore a wide range of topics such as; connecting to the Internet, navigating a Web page, online communications, and protecting your computer from viruses.
Email is one of the most popular features of the Internet. Explore elements of an email, email etiquette, learn how to review an incoming email and to compose and send an email.
Once you have mastered the basics, you will then learn to get more out of the Internet. Learn to shop online, manage your personal finances, research topics, play online games, and find information on news, sports and weather!
With this course, you will gain a solid understanding of the principles of accounting by analyzing transactions, exploring the adjusting process, accounting for sales, accounts receivable, and payroll.
Preparing accurate financial statements is important. Millions of business decisions are made every day based on financial statements and reports. All figures must be checked and re-checked to ensure complete accuracy. Along with learning accounting systems, terms and procedures - learn to have a keen eye for detail and think critically!
Today we live in a world of rapid change; you will learn that marketing is all about change. Stay current in order to gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
One topic that you will explore is the need for information. Research and information is the basis for effective marketing. Learn to gather information to understand past events, to know what is happening currently and to predict what will occur in the future.
Selling, advertising, and retailing - this is what most people
think of when they hear the word marketing.
The function of marketing activities is to bring buyers and sellers
together to facilitate an exchange. Through this course, you will learn that
there are a number of ways to define marketing. You will explore topics such
as; motivation, perception, ethics, the research process, pricing concepts and
Learn Excel by creating and formatting a workbook; working with formulas and functions; creating charts, tables, and PivotTables; managing multiple workbooks; and developing an Excel application.
Excel spreadsheets create an efficient environment for manipulating and analyzing data. Spreadsheets are especially useful for inventory, accounting, client lists or other business needs. You will learn to record and organize data in spreadsheet form, and then manipulate and analyze that data using functions, charts and graphs.
Expand your understanding of Windows 8 through experimentation, exploration, and planning ahead.
Windows 8 introduces a brand new way of interacting with computers and mobile devices such as tablets and smart phones. The new interface, which includes tiles, charms, and apps, will revolutionize how people work.
This course will teach the new interface and approach in a way that is easy to learn; exposing you to real-world examples and procedures preparing you to be a skilled operating system user upon completion.
Windows 8 can be customized to fit your individual needs. You will learn skills to use in your personal and professional life such as; to customize desktops, to install hardware and software, to manage folders, to perform advanced searches, to create a document, to save pictures, and to play a music file.
This course covers Word 2013 and teaches via step by step video tutorials. You will learn to create, edit and format documents; creating MLA-style research papers; working with tables; using advanced page layout techniques; working with graphics; performing a mail merge; and collaborating with others.
Explore concepts such as changing document settings, creating letterhead, editing and formatting tables. You‘ll learn to create, review, and publish important documents; sharing them in print, through e-mail, and on the web.
No matter what type of business or industry you work in, there’s a need for safety practices and procedures. Every year in Canada, many preventable workplace accidents occur. All workers are equally responsible to help prevent these accidents from happening.
Why wait for bad things to happen? Prepare for today.
This Occupational Health and Safety Course will explain employer and employee rights, explore roles and responsibilities as well as examine OH&S Legislation in jurisdictions throughout Canada.
Learn to convert, design, and implement a complete accounting system. You will gain a comprehensive coverage of accounting by exploring areas such as; accounting for purchases and payments, understanding discounts, orders and quotes, budgeting, and end of month procedures.
Sage 50, formerly Simply, continues to be the most popular accounting software in today's business world. You will explore all the functionalities of this computerized accounting program. New to this edition of the Sage 50 course is:
•New homepage dashboard with key financial indicators
•Simpler installation procedure
•New e-mail capabilities with respect to vendor notification of e-payments
•New ability to review posted paycheques without adjusting
•New ability to post paycheques to future years
•Enhanced and simplified business intelligence add-on
•New insurable vacation hours in the Record of Employment