Applications for this programme will open on 20th November 2020 for classes commencing January 2021.
This course is being funded under the new 'July Stimulus - Modular Provision' initiative - part of Ireland's response to the pandemic which offers funded shorter courses.
Eligible: Unemployed / Returners / Employed / Previously Self-Employed
Eligibility and other requirements in respect of modular skills courses will align with Springboard+ eligibility criteria. Further information on eligibility can be found here https://springboardcourses.ie/eligibility . Eligible Applicants must be ordinarily resident in Ireland and must meet the nationality and EU residency rules as aligned to Springboard as detailed here https://springboardcourses.ie/faq
No Fees Apply: Unemployed / PUP / Returners are fully funded - pay no fee to do the course.
Mondays - 8 weeks
This module focuses on the basics required to understand and use computerised Payroll and Financial Accounting Systems for Small Businesses. The Payroll aspect of the course will cover Setting up Payroll, Processing Payroll and Report generating. The Financial Accounting aspect of the course will cover Purchase Ledger, Sales Ledger, Nominal Ledger, Banking, VAT and Reporting.
Module, 10 ECTS credits
One assessment in relation to the topics covered is completed in the students own time. A practical exam on the final night evaluates student’s knowledge of the payroll and accounting systems.
On successful completion of this module, a student will be able to
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Leaving Certificate or equivalent; or mature student.
The module will enable participants to engage with most of the basic accounting processes required by a business. It is suitable for people who want to re-engage in the workforce, change career path or apply the knowledge in their own or family business. Some students continue to study for a formal accountancy qualification afterwards.