Certificate in Small Business Accounting

£499.00 inc. VAT

Manage your own accounts and Save Money!

Gain the practical accounting skills to manage your own small business accounts and save on accounting fees. Expand to manage the accounts for businesses other than your own, or use the skills gained here as a platform to kick-start your accounting career and stand out in the job market. No prior experience necessary.
The Career Academy UK | Certificate in Small Business Accounting

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Course Duration

~120 Hours | 6 Months Access
Study at your own pace – students generally complete one module per-week. See our free course guide for detailed duration information.

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Advance your accounting career

Be awarded with a Xero Certified certificate of achievement on completion of this course.

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  • Small business owners looking to save money on expensive accounting fees
  • Anyone who manages business accounts who would like to learn more
  • Job seekers who desire an accounts position and want to kick-start their accounting career
  • Work with an experienced tutor and other students to successfully complete your course
  • The Career Academy is a Xero Education Partner with Xero Learn


  • ABKU202 – Accounting and Bookkeeping Fundamentals
  • ABKU152 – General Journal 
  • ABKU153 – General Ledger & the Trial Balance
  • ABKU218 – Depreciation
  • ABKU106 – Accruals and Prepayments
  • ABKU146 – Financial Statements
  • ABKU133 – Fundamentals of VAT
  • ABKU214 – Fundamentals of Payroll
  • ABKU122 – Budgeting, Forecasting and Cashflow Management
  • ABKU217 – Accounting with Sage and Quickbooks
  • ABKU103 – Accounting with Xero
  • ABKU189 – Financial Statement Analysis



£499.00 inc. VAT


£499.00 inc. VAT

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Why The Career Academy?

We're an internationally recognised online education provider, who partners with industry to deliver you the latest and most up to date content. We have over 15 years experience in online education and help change the lives of over 20,000 students every single year.

  • Upskill and be awarded with a certificate of achievement to help you reach your potential & earn more.
  • Flexible online learning so you can study whenever and wherever you want.
  • Get free access to the career centre who will review and improve your CV to help you succeed.
  • 83% of our graduates say our qualifications improved their ability to get a new job or promotion.

Receive unlimited tutor support

Our professional tutors at The Career Academy are industry experts who are passionate about helping students succeed. They’re committed to providing exceptional online course support and personal tutoring to help you succeed. Throughout your course, you’ll receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email.

Be awarded with an industry recognised certificate

Upon successful completion of your course, you’ll be presented with a Professional Certificate by The Career Academy. This an industry recognised certificate which will go a long way to helping you get a new job or promotion. You’ll also be given access to our exclusive Career Centre and be eligible for a free CV Review.

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It goes without saying, that every business that runs well has an excellent bookkeeper or accountant in place. If you want to be that key person, then these courses from The Career Academy are absolutely ideal. They’re designed for those who want to become a Certified Bookkeeper or Qualified Accountant in a progressive company.
* Excluding £25 administration fee