This is a practical course aimed at those interested in or already running their own business and want to get to grips with business accounts. Learn how to record and prepare business accounts that comply with accounting standards and HMRC requirements.
City's course in Accounting for the Small Business will provide small business owners with an understanding of financial management in order to effectively run their own small business.
Our classes will also enable students to document business accounts that are compliant with accounting standards and HMRC requirements.
You will learn the basics of financial management for the small business and look at the essential elements of finance including cash flow forecasts, cost analysis, recording transactions, preparing accounts, VAT returns and taxation.
“ I enjoyed the course and thought the Tutor was excellent at explaining topics with real examples. ”
By the end of the course, you should be able to understand the basics of:
An interest in small business management.
Applicants must be competent in basic arithmetic.
Applicants must be proficient in spoken and written English.
Informal assessment will take place through group discussion, class room activities and questions and answers session as guided by the tutor.
There is no set recommended text for this course, although the text below is a useful starting point.
Tony Pamphilon has many years' experience of working in colleges and universities, in the UK and overseas.
Tony has managed large departments and taught learners of all abilities from beginners up to undergraduates and postgraduates.
Tony currently works as a freelance lecturer and consultant and teaches a wide range of accounting related subjects at City, University of London and Birkbeck, University of London.