NEW COURSES FOR AUTUMN 2020


Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business and Administration

This 5-day qualification aims to provide learners with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments in a business administration role.

The Level 2 Principles of Business Administration course is aimed at those wanting to learn more about the skills and knowledge required to work in different environments in a business administration role. This course is suitable for anyone currently working in or aspiring to work in an administrative role.

Employees will learn

  • Principles of personal responsibilities and working in a business environment
  • Principles of managing information and producing documents
  • Principles of providing administrative services
  • Principles of supporting change in a business environment
  • Principles of maintaining stationery stock, principles of contributing to innovation and change
  • Principles of budgets in a business environment and principles of project management.

The objectives of this qualification are to help learners to:

Develop essential knowledge of how to carry out administrative tasks such as how to manage information and supporting events.
Know how to apply their knowledge in a variety of industries and job roles.

Benefits to employees

  • More confidence in role
  • Better job satisfaction
  • Valued by employer.

Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning Principles

This 5-day qualification is designed for those learners wishing to pursue a career in the cleaning industry or for a business wanting to improve cleaning processes within their premises.

Designed to provide learners with a range of underpinning knowledge in generic and specialist cleaning principles. The objective of this qualification is to help learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the skills required for working in the cleaning sector.

The qualification will cover

  • Communicating effectively in the workplace
  • Developing yourself in the roll
  • Reducing risks to health and safety in the workplace
  • Working with others
  • Following reporting procedures
  • Cleaning in different areas of work

Benefits to employees

  • More confidence in role
  • Better job satisfaction
  • Valued by employer
  • Safer working environment

Skillsfirst Award in Computerised Accounting for Business (Level 1)

This 5 day qualification is aimed at beginners, this qualification provides an introduction to computerised accounting software, as well as providing the underpinning knowledge of how the software is working using double-entry bookkeeping. You also explore the responsibilities of working within bookkeeping and get to understand the principles of banking procedures.

You must complete four mandatory units and earn nine credits to gain certification. To achieve these credits, you will complete self-assessments and practice tests, followed by final online assessments.

The qualification will cover

  • Introduction to bookkeeping
  • Working with bookkeeping
  • Banking procedures
  • Using a computerised accounting application

Benefits to attendees

  • >More confidence in using Sage
  • Accredited qualification to show expertise in this area
  • Enrolment on to the Sage Qualifications e-learning Portal, where you will be able to access all online learning materials with self-test activities, videos and tutorials
  • Practice simulations if you want to undertake some further exercises
  • Formative and summative testing that can be done in your own time at your own home

Skillsfirst Certificate in Computerised Accounting for Business (Level 2)

This 10 day qualification is ideal for people who have a basic understanding of how bookkeeping, this course will cover how to use Sage 50cloud Accounts software to manage daily processes and more advanced functions, such as producing invoices, credit control, reconciling accounts and management reports. This course will also give you an excellent grounding in double entry bookkeeping so that you can understand how Sage 50cloud software is working. This enables you to process, control and correct accounts to produce accurate information.

The qualification covers;

  • Banking procedures
  • Principles of recording and processing financial transactions
  • Principles of VAT
  • Professional values and basic business legislation
  • Setting up accounting software to manage accounting information
  • Process routine payments and receipts using a computerised system
  • Maintaining and recording the cash book
  • Maintaining the journal

Benefits to attendees

  • More confidence in using Sage
  • Accredited qualification to show expertise in this area
  • Enrolment on to the Sage Qualifications e-learning Portal, where you will be able to access all online learning materials with self-test activities, videos and tutorials
  • Practice simulations if you want to undertake some further exercises
  • Formative and summative testing that can be done in your own time at your own home.

Skillsfirst Award in Computerised Payroll for Business (Level 1)

This 5 day qualification is An excellent starting point if you are new to payroll. Learn on the most up to date and premium version of Sage 50c payroll software in your own time and at your own speed. You will also learn the underpinning knowledge of payroll processing, for example tax codes and how they work, NI contributions and their calculation. This knowledge is important so that you know how statutory payroll works within the software. Enhance our employability, progress in your career or learn how to run the payroll system for your own business.

The qualification will cover

  • Making gross pay calculations
  • Payroll preparation
  • Computerised payroll administration

Benefits to attendees

  • More confidence in using Sage
  • Accredited qualification to show expertise in this area
  • Enrolment on to the Sage Qualifications e-learning Portal, where you will be able to access all online learning materials with self-test activities, videos and tutorials
  • Practice simulations if you want to undertake some further exercises
  • Formative and summative testing that can be done in your own time at your own home.

Skillsfirst Certificate in Computerised Payroll for Business (Level 2)

Investing in this course will save time and money for a business where payroll processes are required, particularly if this is outsourced to an accountant.
The level 2 10 day qualification will give you the skills you need to carry out a range of regular computerised payroll routines and activities using commercially available computerised payroll software as well as giving you the important underpinning knowledge and understanding of how payroll works with regards to tax codes, national insurance contributions, SMP, SSP and pension contributions and also helps learners understand the importance of security and confidentiality in performing any payroll task and covers the vital under pinning manual payroll theory and knowledge of how PAYE, NIC and other statutory additions and deductions are calculated.

The qualification will cover

  • Statutory Sick Pay
  • Statutory Maternity Pay
  • Pension Schemes
  • Calculation of gross pay and net pay
  • Attachment of earnings orders
  • Computerised payroll theory and skills
  • Spreadsheet software

Benefits to attendees;

  • More confidence in using Sage
  • Accredited qualification to show expertise in this area
  • Enrolment on to the Sage Qualifications e-learning Portal, where you will be able to access all online learning materials with self-test activities, videos and tutorials
  • Practice simulations if you want to undertake some further exercises
  • Formative and summative testing that can be done in your own time at your own home.

 

Contact Leia Welland

to reserve your place on 07341 562979
or email lwelland@pet-xi.co.uk with your details and she will call you back

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