Accounting

Accounting

Next starting dates for 2017-2018:

  • October 30,2017
  • January 15,2018
  • March 13,2018
  • April 9,2018

Program Objectives:

To develop the skills necessary to complete accounting tasks such as: to calculate and prepare the bills, invoices, receipts, payments, etc. of a business, to manage the petty cash, to produce the payroll, to calculate prices, to accurately complete and verify work for daily accounting tasks, to complete end of fiscal period and end of year tasks, produce income tax forms, and to create an accounting system.

Elligibility:

To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent

OR

Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning

OR

Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning

OR

Persons having earned Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister and who will continue their general education courses concurrently with their vocational training in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they are missing among the following: language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister.

Job market opening:

Administrative Officers (1221)

Bookkeepers (1231)

Accounting and Related Clerks (1431)

Payroll Clerks (1432)

Personnel Clerks (1442)

Purchasing and Inventory Clerks (1474)

Prerequisites

Une personne qui a atteint l’âge de 18 ans peut être admise à un programme d’études menant à un Diplôme d’études professionnelles (DEP) sur la base des préalables fonctionnels. Ces préalables fonctionnels, prescrits pour une personne qui a atteint l’âge de 18 ans à la date de début de fréquentation déclarée dans le programme d’études professionnelle sont : la réussite du test de développement général (TDG) et l’obtention et la réussite des épreuves relatives aux préalables spécifiques en langue d’enseignement et en mathématique, s’il y a lieu.

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Hours
Statement of the Competency
30
Determine their suitability for the occupation and the training process
60
Research and exchange information
60
Produce tables and charts
30
Do calculations and prepare source documents
60
Format accounting-related correspondence
90
Write accounting-related correspondence in English
60
Process source documents in different types of companies
45
Handle cash
45
Use information related to legislation affecting businesses
30
Interact in a variety of professional situations
75
Communicate in French in an accounting context
30
Prepare the payroll
Hours
Statement of the Competency
60
Write and format accounting-related correspondence in French
60
Organize and process data related to a company’s resources
60
Carry out daily tasks related to transactions involving receivables and payables
75
Ensure that they work efficiently
75
Perform calculations needed to determine the cost of goods and services
75
Perform end-of-period tasks
75
Perform year-end tasks
60
Produce an income tax return for an individual
45
Implement an accounting system
30
Commit themselves to the development of their career
120
Enter the work force

TOTAL : 13 months (1350 hours)