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Accounting/Bookkeeping/Payroll


This series of courses introduces you to bookkeeping, payroll and accounting. You will acquire basic bookkeeping skills, learn to manage employee records and understand financial statements. These courses are designed for beginning students or for those wishing to upgrade their skills. As no prerequisites or applications are required, everyone is welcome to register. Upon completion of each course, you will receive transcript credits you may apply towards a Certificate in Office Administration.

 

For courses on QuickBooks and Sage 50, please visit the Accounting Software webpage.




Start Length Credentials Campus Part- or Full-time
Sep, Jan, Apr Varies Credits in the Office Administration Certificates Downtown Part-time

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Students may register in the courses in this program directly. No application is required.

International students must first contact International Education at study@vcc.ca or 604-443-8600 to determine eligibility for this program or these courses.

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If you're ready and know the program you want, register now. Download and complete the (PDF) application/registration form and mail it to VCC Registrar's Office Visit the CS Registration Desk at our Downtown campus, 2nd floor, 250 West Pender Street, Vancouver [business hours]

Program Description

Program Description


Some courses in this program require textbooks. Please call or visit the Downtown Bookstore for more information.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

General

VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


International students

Please note that not all Continuing Studies programs are available to international students. To determine your eligibility, please contact VCC’s International Education Office at: study@vcc.ca or 604.443.8600.



As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 16 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.


Program Specific

Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.
This program does not have any additional admission requirements. The courses are open to the general public. No application is required.

Course Schedule

Fees and Other costs

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Program Coordinator: Janet Chee, VCC Office Administration, 604.871.7000, ext. 8649
Program Assistant: Harwinder Sekhon, VCC Office Administration, 604.871.7000, ext. 8711

Program Highlights

Program Highlights

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

 


Currently Scheduled in Continuing Studies Sep-Dec2019 (201993)

(OACP 1105) Introduction to Payroll 1.5 credits    $213.78



Learn payroll law, record maintenance, and pay cheque and T4 preparation. Study Employment Standards, WCB, Revenue Canada Taxation, Records of Employment, and Stats Canada reporting. Please note that a textbook may be required for this course. Please check the bookstore website at https://downtown.store.vcc.ca/ for textbook information and hours of operation.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30377 DTN Rm. 514
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1830 - 2130
17-Oct-2019
to 05-Dec-2019
Geronimo, Oscar (Uriarte)
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(OACP 1129) Accounting for the Non-Accountant 1.5 credits    $199.52



Learn general accounting terms, the role of an accountant, and how to prepare and interpret financial statements. Please note that a textbook may be required for this course. Please check the bookstore website at https://downtown.store.vcc.ca/ for textbook information and hours of operation.

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30495 DTN Rm. 618
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
06-Nov-2019
to 11-Dec-2019
Madrazo, Debbie
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(OACP 1130) Introduction to Bookkeeping 2.0 credits    $225.91



Learn the procedures that comprise the accounting cycle of a service business: transactions, journals, general ledgers, trial balances, and financial statements. Please note that a textbook may be required for this course. Please check the bookstore website at https://downtown.store.vcc.ca/ for textbook information and hours of operation.

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30378 DTN Rm. 207
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
11-Sep-2019
to 30-Oct-2019
Brooks, James
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  30381 DTN Rm. 518
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
11-Sep-2019
to 30-Oct-2019
Madrazo, Debbie
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Upcoming schedules for Continuing Studies Jan-Mar20 Continuing Studies Apr-Aug2020 Continuing Studies Sep-Dec2020 term(s) are in process.
Please check back regularly.

Accounting for the Non-Accountant (OACP 1129)
course schedule schedule
1.5 credits $199.52
Introduction to Bookkeeping (OACP 1130)
course schedule schedule
2.0 credits $225.91
Introduction to Payroll (OACP 1105)
course schedule schedule
1.5 credits $213.78


Fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses are approximate and subject to change without notice. Fees include GST (if applicable) as well as College Initiative and Resource Fees, which vary depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees and UPass Fees will be assessed at time of registration where applicable, and are not included in the fees displayed online. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made.



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