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Accounting Software


Improve your productivity in QuickBooks and Sage 50 Accounting. Courses are flexibly scheduled on evenings and weekends to suit working professionals. These courses are non-credit, and no application is required. You may register for a course when you are ready. Please purchase books from the Downtown bookstore prior to course start date.




Start Length Credentials Campus Part- or Full-time
September, January, April Varies Statement of Completion Downtown Part-time

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International students must first contact International Education at study@vcc.ca or 604-443-8600 to determine eligibility for this program.

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If you're ready and know the program you want, register now. Download and complete the (PDF) application/registration form and mail it to VCC Registrar's Office Visit the CS Registration Desk at our Downtown campus, 2nd floor, 250 West Pender Street, Vancouver [business hours]

Program Description

Program Description


Some courses in this program require textbooks. Please call or visit the Downtown Bookstore for more information.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

General

VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


International students

Please note that not all Continuing Studies programs are available to international students. To determine your eligibility, please contact VCC’s International Education Office at: study@vcc.ca or 604.443.8600.



As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 18 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.


Program Specific

Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.

These courses do not have additional admission requirements and are open to individuals who wish to take one or more courses.

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

Fees and Other costs


Application Fee


Info Sessions

Info Sessions

VCC Continuing Studies offers a variety of office administration programs to suit different career aspirations and interests. Students may specialize in one of the following:

  • Legal office skills
  • Medical office skills
  • Records management skills

Join us for an information session at VCC's Downtown campus, 200-block Dunsmuir at Hamilton, two blocks west of the Stadium SkyTrain station.





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Contact Us/Request Info

Contact Us/Request Info

Questions?

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As well, if you meet any of the following criteria, please follow the links for more information:

Contact us:

Program Coordinator: Sid Khullar, VCC Technology, 604.871.7000, ext. 8670
Program Assistant: Dorothy Giroux, VCC Technology, 604.871.7000, ext. 8383

Program Highlights

Program Highlights

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

 


No courses are currently scheduled for this Continuing Studies Apr-Aug2018 (201892) term.
Please check upcoming schedules or course listing.

Upcoming Schedules in Continuing Studies Sep-Dec2018 (201893)

(CMPT 1362) QuickBooks Level 1 0 credits    $381.50



Learn how to perform daily accounting tasks including: working with the Customers Centre, the Employee Centre, and the Vendor Centre; writing cheques, transferring money between accounts, and reconciling accounts; working with asset, liability, and equity ac-counts; processing sales orders and recording customer payments; accounts payable and accounts receivable; entering and paying bills; and basic payroll functions. Students should be familiar with the following accounting terms: asset, liability, equity, balance sheet, trial balance, income statement, debit & credit, ledger & journal, accounts payable & accounts receivable, and federal government remittance process for GST/HST.

Required: Please purchase textbook from the Downtown Bookstore prior to course start date. Please bring a USB stick to class.

Prerequisite: Please note this course is not intended as a bookkeeping course, a basic knowledge of Windows & bookkeeping is recommended. (18 hours)

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30155 DTN Rm. 827
SM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0900 - 1600
15-Sep-2018
to 29-Sep-2018
Shaw, Todd
Register
  30170 DTN Rm. 827
SM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0900 - 1600
13-Oct-2018
to 27-Oct-2018
Shaw, Todd
Register
  30484 DTN Rm. 827
SM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0900 - 1600
01-Dec-2018
to 15-Dec-2018
Shaw, Todd
Register


(CMPT 1363) QuickBooks Level 2 0 credits    $381.50



Become familiar with the more advanced functions and capabilities of QuickBooks including: setting-up and tracking inventory; dealing with advanced tasks for receivables and payables; intermediate payroll functions such as running a payroll schedule, tracking your tax liabilities and paying payroll taxes; creating jobs and estimates; creating and tracking invoices; and customizing invoices and forms. Required supplies: Please purchase textbook from downtown bookstore prior to course start date. Please bring a USB stick to class. Prerequisite: QuickBooks Level 1 or equivalent. (18 hours)

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30156 DTN Rm. 827
SM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0900 - 1600
03-Nov-2018
to 24-Nov-2018
Shaw, Todd
Register


(CMPT 1365) Sage 50 Accounting Level 2 0 credits    $381.50



Builds on the previous Sage 50 Accounting course. Learn how to set up company data files, add users and use passwords, set up levels of security, activate and set up budgets, set up an account for bank reconciliation, use the banking and credit card features, set up and record foreign currencies, use the advanced payroll features, and learn more about projects or departments. Required supplies: Please purchase textbook from downtown bookstore prior to course start date. Please bring a USB stick to class. Prerequisite: Sage 50 Accounting Level 1 or equivalent. (18 hours)

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30158 DTN Rm. 829
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
24-Oct-2018
to 28-Nov-2018
Geronimo, Oscar (Uriarte)
Register


(CMPT 1366) Sage 50 Accounting Level 1 0 credits    $381.50



Learn to perform daily accounting tasks using Sage 50 Accounting, which is used by many businesses in BC. Explore the home window and learn the core functionality while accessing the important modules containing the accounting journals used to enter business transactions, including the General Journal, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and Payroll modules. Required supplies: Please purchase textbook from downtown bookstore prior to course start date. Please bring a USB stick to class. Prerequisite: Please note this course is not intended as a bookkeeping course a basic knowledge of Windows & bookkeeping is recommended (18 hours)

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30157 DTN Rm. 829
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
12-Sep-2018
to 17-Oct-2018
Geronimo, Oscar (Uriarte)
Register


QuickBooks Level 1 (CMPT 1362)
course schedule schedule
0 credits $381.50
QuickBooks Level 2 (CMPT 1363)
course schedule schedule
0 credits $381.50
Sage 50 Accounting Level 1 (CMPT 1366)
course schedule schedule
0 credits $381.50
Sage 50 Accounting Level 2 (CMPT 1365)
course schedule schedule
0 credits $381.50


Fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses are approximate and subject to change without notice. Fees include GST (if applicable) as well as College Initiative and Resource Fees, which vary depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees and UPass Fees will be assessed at time of registration where applicable, and are not included in the fees displayed online. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made.



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