Certificate in Bookkeeping Birmingham

Apr 03, 2019

Cirtificate in Bookkeeping

The certificate in Bookkeeping in Birmingham is focused on the skills and essential knowledge to manage books efficiently. The programme consisting of manual double-entry bookkeeping, and associated documents and processes, up to Trial Balance standard. It is suitable for the learners who want to learn accounting, starting from Foundation level and work their way up to a certified Bookkeeper. It can be done by completing certificate on fast track route to AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting, IAB and OCR. The Bookkeeping has flexible certifications relevant for businesses run from the kitchen table all the way through to the boardroom.

We provide skills and knowledge required to get a Certification in Bookkeeping, we have a class which you can attend to gain the knowledge and practical training to become a certified bookkeeper. KBM Training and Recruitment is here to provide you the Bookkeeping certification and can show the difference.

Benefits of the Bookkeeping

Learners who are going to enhance their practical and knowledge base skills must select the AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping, other offer include IAB certification or OCR certification. This certification equip students to enhance specialised skills or to obtain recognition of their existing skills. The certification will improve general knowledge in what they have when doing the Bookkeeping course which assist them in doing the practical training and helps them become aware of the different accounting software how to work and knowledge about the different VAT schemes.


Completing this certification of bookkeeping, provide lanners with confidence in manual bookkeeping and give support in entering employment or in improving their career. The certification aspect of Accounting gives the general know how, management of finance, it’s importance to work correctly and knowing the different elements of VAT scheme including submission to HMRC portal. After completion, the certification in Bookkeeping help you to secure a job in financial industries as a VAT administrator, Bookkeeper and Sales ledger clerk. The certification will support the financial processes within their own business and employers business. This certification is very suitable for students who have already have and bookkeeping background with AAT, IAB and OCR. The course duration is three months depending upon the study method and course timetable to prepare for Bookkeeping course to obtain the certificate.

KBM ensures you have the all the knowledge side of Accounting by turning up to several of our class which benefit you in getting the course and to pass it. We also provide three types of Accounting, so you do not have to be worried why they are different because at the end are all the same, but they are different certification providers of Bookkeeping. Also, we offer an extra class if you are confused on one section of accounting because we want you to understand all of it and pass it successfully the first time.


Coverage of the Bookkeeping certification

AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping ensures leaners have the solid bookkeeping knowledge skills required for finance roles. Learners gain knowledge and practical skills required for every day bookkeeping transactions and tasks in two mandatory units (105 guided learning hours). Along with AAT, IAB and OCR have the similar process producer for students for them to get the Certification in Bookkeeping. The certification is consisting of two influential groups, assessed in two end-of-unit assessments:

• Bookkeeping Transactions

• Bookkeeping Controls.

 At completion of the certification, learners will increase practical skills in the double-entry bookkeeping system, associated documents and processes within various accounting software. Learners should have the knowledge to check transactions for accuracy, make entries in appropriate books and ledgers are done correctly and know where and how to calculate sales invoices and credit notes. It also enables learners for dealing with VAT, reconciliation and trial balances, which complete their development and understanding of the relationship between the several accounting records. It can be learnt through work placement or internship in accounting firm non-accounting firm to see the management of finances. How to record them, submission of VAT, what VAT scheme they are working on and finally what Accounting software they are using. The other option is to attend masterclasses or guest lectures of accountants. A student when completing Bookkeeping certification will develop the foundation skills necessary in all accountancy and finance jobs. They can use their skillsets to confidently perform accounting transactions and understand how to process financial information following set procedures and schedules. On the other hand, employers will give various tests that relate to a real workplace situation and reviewed by practitioners and industry experts, how did you do it, using various accounting software and if you understand them. At KBM Training and Recruitment we assure you you get the Certification in Bookkeeping. Once completed, we can help in terms of Practical training to understand how clients work and use various accounting software, this provide you all the knowledge needed to get the dream job.


You will gain the knowledge from KBM Training and Recruitment:

  • Sales Day Book
  • Purchase Day Book
  • Credit Notes
  • Debtor /Creditor Reconciliation
  • Petty Cash Reconciliation
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • VAT Calculation
  • VAT Adjustment
  • VAT Submission


Industries Covered

  • Construction
  • Wholesale
  • Retail
  • IT
  • Solicitor
  • Medical Surgeries
  • Dental Clinics
  • Online Business
  • Architect & More