When the learner has completed this course they will be able to record the most common accounting transactions experienced in the small business environment including customer and supplier activity and bank reconciliations



This course will be delivered 100% online using the Moodle Platform. Scheduled live Zoom support sessions will be available to supplement self-directed learning. Support is also available throughout via Moodle messaging. All material is available for download within the course. Big Red Cloud Software is available for the duration of the course. Learners have up to 8 weeks to complete the course



  • Underpinning Accounting Knowledge

    • Business Structures
    • Assets, Liabilities, Incomes and Expenses
    • Using ‘PEARLS’
    • Chart of Accounts
    • Capital and Drawings
    • Credit Control and Discounts
    • Double Entry Bookkeeping
    • Business Documentation


  • Using Big Red Book Cloud

    • Setting up a new Sole Trader Business
    • Setting up Customers and Suppliers
    • Setting up Bank Accounts
    • Creating and Amending Nominal Accounts
    • Recording Invoices and Credit Notes
    • Recording Payments and Receipts
    • Bank Reconciliations
    • Producing a Trial Balance


Participants who successfully complete this course, can progress to the Intermediate Big Red Cloud Accounts



Introductory Certificate in Accounts from Big Red Cloud

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