Bookkeeping & Accounting Clerk Training

Course description

The Bookkeeping and Accounting certificate program teaches skills in manual and computerized accounting and bookkeeping functions, including preparations and maintenance of ledgers, journals, adjusting closing entries, basic financial statements, cash and banking procedures, payroll and accounts payable and receivable.

Comprehensive training in:

  • Manual and computerized accounting procedures includes extensive training in QuickBooks and Excel accounting programs
  • Business writing and communications skills
  • NorthStar computer literacy certification
  • Microsoft Office
  • Work readiness skills including: business etiquette, cover letters, resumes, job search techniques, interviews, job placement and reference assistance
  • 120-hour internship provides real-world experience and preparation to enter the workforce
  • Financial literacy workshop
  • Independent learning plans
  • Individual job coaching
  • Case management and tutoring


Get in touch with Denise Watson, Director of Workforce Development to enroll:

  • 401-868-3002


Adults 18+
GED/high school diploma
•Applicants must be 18 years old or older •Must have high school diploma or equivalent •Unemployed, underemployed or dislocated workers •Students who are motivated to learn new skills and secure employment upon completion
Bookkeeping and Accounting certificate
Job placement assistance

November 1, 2022
February 7, 2023
3 months
Meeting times

Monday through Friday

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