Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya

The Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya trains one to understand the definition and principles of accounting and accounting cycles. It follows the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). The training is for professionals or beginners who want to give their careers a new direction. It is ideal for those who do not have a background in accounting and finance.

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  • 24 Feb, 2024 / 24 Feb, 2024
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What is The Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya All About?

This Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya includes core accounting topics. The concepts are taught through real-life case studies, active discussions and problem-solving. It also explores the main concepts like income statement, cash flow statement, equity changes and balance sheet.

Why is The Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya important?

Participants from various fields can benefit from this Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya. It introduces accounting principles, major rules under IFRS, and the significance of financial statements. Non-accountants learn how to interpret, and analyse financial data and make informed decisions.

How Does the Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya Help You Get Hired by the Companies?

Many organisations are looking for professionals who have completed the Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya. Hiring these professionals validates accuracy in financial reporting and compliance with accounting standards.

 

Industry Trends


A significant cultural shift is highlighted in a recent Sage analysis. Approximately 90% of accountants agree that technology is important. This change highlights how advanced analytics and forecasting methods are becoming more and more important.

 

Market trends

In the accounting sector, the Accounting for Non Accountants Course has grown in importance. The course trains one to stay updated with the current market trends like automation, sustainability, big data and more.

 

Salary Trends

As per the Bureau of Labour Statistics, accounting jobs are expected to grow by 10% from 2016 to 2026, resulting in 1.5 million new jobs. After completing the Accounting for Non-Accountants Course, people make between 10% and 15% more money than their peers.

 

Demand & Opportunities


After finishing the Accounting for Non-Accountants training, candidates can get better job prospects or promotions with better salary packages.

Here are some job roles that benefit from the Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya  that are listed below:

  1. Business Analysts
  2. Project Managers 
  3. Operations Managers 
  4. Sales or Marketing Professionals 
  5. Human Resources Specialists 
  6. Entrepreneurs

 

Course Outcome


Successful completion of our Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya will help you to:

  • Learn to define accounting and the accounting cycle
  • Understand the major rules and principles of accounting under IFRS
  • Learn the basic accounting equation and double-entry bookkeeping
  • Understand the functioning of new automated accounting systems
  • Identify and learn about key financial statements (balance sheet, income statement, changes in shareholders' equity, and cash flow statement) and their components
  • Practice adjusting financial statements at month and year-end
  • Gain the ability to apply accounting concepts to real-world scenarios effectively

Course Module


  • Definition of accounting
  • Users of accounting information
  • Basic financial statements
  • The corporation defined
  • Presentation of accounting information by different business entities

 

  • The accounting equation
  • Traditional double-entry bookkeeping
  • Your asset is his liability
  • The chart of accounts
  • The general journal
  • The general ledger
  • The trial balance
  • Modern bookkeeping: automating transactions
  • Defining capital stock
  • Dividends are not an expense
  • Cash dividends, stock dividends and stock split
  • Definition of treasury stock
  • Retained earnings - not the same as cash

 

  • Defining the statement of cash flows
  • Cash and cash equivalents
  • Classification of cash flows
  • Operating activities
  • Investing activities
  • Financing activities
  • The cash flow statement illustrated

 

 

  • The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)
  • Introduction to IFRS
  • Main differences between IFRS and US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Defining the income statement
  • Defining revenue and its recognition
  • Defining expenditures and their classifications
  • Calculating profit
  • Gross profit
  • Operating profit
  • Net profit
  • The income statement illustrated
  • Defining the balance sheet
  • Assets
  • Liabilities
  • Equity
  • Current versus non-current assets and liabilities
  • The balance sheet illustrated

 

  • The accrual concepts
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Depreciation
  • Bad debts
  • Provisions for contingencies

 

Program Dates


24 Feb
  • 09:00 AM
  • Sat
  • Online Live
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Expert Instructors & Teaching Methods


 

 

Learners Point has a reputation for high-quality training that makes a difference in people’s lives. We undertake a practical and innovative approach to working closely with businesses to improve their workforce. Our expertise is wide-ranging with ample support from our expert trainers who are globally recognized and hold a diverse set of experiences in their field of expertise. We are proud of our instructors who take ownership of our distinctive and comprehensive training methodologies, help our students imbibe those with ease, and accomplish gracefully.

We at Learners Point believe in encouraging our students to embark upon a journey of lifelong learning and self-development, with the aid of our comprehensive and distinctive courses tailored to current market trends. The manifestation of our career-oriented approach is what we assure through a pleasant professional enriched environment with cutting-edge technology, and an outstanding while highly acknowledged training staff that uses up-to-date methodologies and quality course material. With our aim to mold professionals to be future leaders, our industry expert trainers provide the best in town mentorship to our students while endowing them with the thirst for knowledge and inspiring them to strive for professional and human excellence.

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Why Count on Learners Point?


Being the leading providers of the Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya, at Learners Point we help professionals master the necessary skills to complete the Accounting for Non-Accountants training.

Following are the USPs our Accounting for Non-Accountants course offers you:

  • We look at real-world scenarios organisations face and formulate our course evaluating practical requirements.
  • Besides theoretical knowledge, we also focus on practical case studies to help you understand what you will be required to do when delivering in a demanding role.
  • Our bespoke course also equips you with hands-on experience by offering assignments related to the actual work environment.
  • Apart from organising group sessions, we also offer a guided learning experience to enhance the quality of our Accounting for Non-Accountants course.
  • We also take a discrete approach to career guidance so that one can be successfully placed as a professional.

Learners Experience


“The Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya at Learners Point is the best choice. I have expanded my knowledge and skills and I feel very confident in my profession.”

Okello Karisa

Accounting Assistant

“My accounting knowledge has increased and now I have become efficient in my work. Thank You Learners Point for this amazing learning experience.”

Rehema Awino

Sales Manager

“Joining this Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya was a game changer for me. The course structure is very good and the teachers are also nice.”

Eva Gitau

Entrepreneur

“In Kenya, this is the best course on accounting for non-accountants. All the fundamental accounting topics were taught in the academy. The course structure is simple for a novice to pick up the knowledge.”

Esther Nyaga

Business Analyst

"At Learners Point Academy, I enjoyed the training. This course is incredibly simple to understand. The teacher was an enormous assistance in helping me develop my accounting skills. I strongly recommend this course.”

Brian Mutinda

HR

Our Graduates


Our graduates are from big companies, small, companies, they are founders, career changers and life long learners. Join us and meet your tribe!

FAQs on Accounting for Non - Accountants Course

The following individuals can enrol in the Non-Accountants Course in Kenya:
1) Accounting students
2) Accounting professionals
3) Managers
4) Business Owners
5) Entrepreneurs
6) Anyone who wants to learn finance and accounting
Yes. The cost of study resources is included in the course fee for the Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya. Get in touch with us to know more.
After completing the Accounting for Non-Accountants Course in Kenya, you can get the following jobs:
1) Bookkeeper
2) Accounting Assistant
3) Auditing Clerk
4) Accounting Technician
5) Financial Reporting Clerk
6) Accounts Payable or Accounts Receivable Administrator
The Accounting for Non-Accountants course offered by Learners Point in Kenya offers comprehensive, interactive and immersive training. Participants can select from 3 different modes of delivery: one-on-one training sessions, high-quality live and interactive online sessions or instructor-led classroom-based group coaching.
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