ALP - Bookkeeping Essentials


Proper bookkeeping is a key element of a successful business. Bookkeeping helps you understand how funds are flowing into and out of your business. It also allows you to plan how your business uses the money it earns. This course explains bookkeeping concepts that small businesses should use when tracking and managing their finances.

  1. Introduction to Bookkeeping
  2. The Accounting Cycle
  3. The Cash Ledger
  4. The Expense Ledger
  5. The Farmer Business Ledger
  6. The Sales Ledger
  7. The Inventory Ledger
  8. The Fixed Asset Ledger
  9. Importance of Financial Statements

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Course Details

  • Mode: Self-Paced