Course Description

Introductory Certificate in Bookkeeping

Introductory Certificate in Bookkeeping is a course run by Bookkeeping Academy of Ireland, Wexford. It is a Online Learning course with a duration of Self Paced 6-12 weeks. Introductory Certificate in Bookkeeping gives a Course Qualification of Award / Certificate. For more information about Introductory Certificate in Bookkeeping at Bookkeeping Academy of Ireland, please review the details below.


This practical, certified course with 12 weeks’ access to Big Red Cloud gives you a strong foundation in Bookkeeping Principles using practical worked examples and real-to-life case studies. You will also be introduced to VAT and RCT as well the key skill of Cash Budgeting. Ensuring that your business is as economical as possible we look at deductible expenses, including capital allowances, and options that can be used to make employee payments most tax efficient.

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Learning Objectives:

  • Basic Principles of Bookkeeping
  • Dealing with VAT
  • Business Documentation and Dealing with Discount
  • Relevant Contracts Tax
  • Cash Budgeting
  • Deductible Expenses and Tax-Free Payments to Employees
  • Depreciation and Capital Allowances
  • Misc tax and business topics and queries from participants.



€245 for ISME members, €275 non-members

The full cost of this programme through the Bookkeeping Academy of Ireland is €349, but ISME are subsidizing this by 40% for ISME Members and 30% for Non-Members.

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This is a constant intake course and so you can start whenever you wish. You have 12 weeks to complete the course from your enrolment date.

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Training ProviderBookkeeping Academy of Ireland
Course LocationWexford
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course QualificationAward / Certificate
Awarding Body DetailsIntroductory Certificate in Bookkeeping
Course DurationSelf Paced 6-12 weeks
Course TimeOnline 24/7 access Tutor support provided via email within 24hrs Monday to Friday.
Course Fee€275
Entry RequirementsNo previous knowledge is assumed. However, basic Maths and Business English will enhance the learners progress.
Carear PathThis course is an excellent introduction to Bookkeeping and will assist owner/ managers to carry out their own bookkeeping or allow a participant to join the bookkeeping team in an SME with supervision.
Course CodeBAI01
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