Award Crest
York College


This course is ideal for anyone with an interest to maintain their own accounts using accounting software. Ideal for the self-employed or for students who want to gain an insight in using accounting software, and it can provide a useful stepping stone to more formal qualifications.

Entry Requirements


Dates and Times

We are hoping to run this course again soon. For more information please contact the InfoZone on 01904 770770 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



Course Content

:Students will learn many aspects of using a computerised accounting package, including:

  • Nominal accounts
  • Customer accounts
  • Supplier accounts
  • Opening balances
  • Password security
  • Journals
  • Bank transactions
  • Invoices
  • Customer receipts
  • Supplier Payments
  • Error Correction

Exams and Assessments

No formal assessment.


After completing the course, many students progress onto AAT Level 2 Foundation Award in Accounting Software.

How to Apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email or call (01904) 770770.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this webpage, the content is subject to change where necessary.


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