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Bookkeeping Bootcamp

Bookkeeping Bootcamp

Program Overview

This 6-day bootcamp provides an overview of the most important aspects of keeping books for your small business. In this applied learning setting, practice accounting concepts using real-world examples and drawing from the expertise of an industry expert. Those pursuing a bachelor's degree in Commerce or Economics will also benefit by gaining a clear understanding of bookkeeping fundamentals and financial analysis prior to embarking on the road to a designation.

You will learn

  • To understand the manual bookkeeping processes behind accounting software
  • Basic principles of journal entries, ledgers, payroll entries, and more
  • To prepare year-end statements and reports
  • The process for adjusting, closing, and reversing entries
  • Strategies to determine the health of your business
  • To thoroughly analyze the information contained in financial statements

Program Format

  • Register in the full Bookkeeping Bootcamp and save $200, or register in individual courses to get a more in-depth look at what interests you most
  • Attend live classes online or on-campus at RDC
  • Courses include lectures, assignments, group work, and practical applications
  • Workbooks and worksheets are provided in class

Program Courses

Bookkeeping Basics
Accounting Basics
Understanding Financial Statements


Optional Add-on course: Taxation Basics

  • Learn the 10 concepts you need to know to do a basic business tax return and discover what all business owners should know about the Income Tax Act and the Excise Tax Act (GST) with this 2-day workshop!

Funding Options

Canada-Alberta Job Grant: Companies - enroll one or more employees in the program and pay only one-third of the tuition! Apply at least 30 days in advance. 

How to Register

Registration is available online 24/7. Both Visa and Mastercard payments are accepted. If you are a business or organization looking to register one or more employees, ce [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca (subject: Company%20Profile%20Request) (contact us) for information on setting up a Company Profile. 

  1. Click to Register Now
  2. Create an account
  3. Choose your course and "add to cart"
  4. Click "Checkout"
  5. Pay online with a credit card


You have questions, we have answers. Contact us by ce [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca (email )or call 403.356.4900

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Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Main Phone: 403.342.3400
Toll-free: 1.888.732.4630 (in Canada only)
Email: inquire [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca

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