Accounting Clerk Diploma and Bookkeeping Courses

Accounting clerk and bookkeeping courses
** Start: any Monday **

Program Description

The Accounting Clerk program is a 44-week diploma course approved as a vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.

The program is partially self-facilitating, in that the student is provided with self-directed learning modules. If the student has difficulty with any particular area, they receive one-on-one instruction with one of the instructors present in the classrooms. Class meets Monday through

Thursday from 8:30 – 2 p.m. and Fridays 8:30am – 1 p.m.
The Canadian Payroll Association recognizes the courses Bookkeeper I and Bookkeeper II from KLC College’s Accounting Clerk program as a valid transfer credit for the Introduction to Accounting component of the Payroll Compliance Practicioner’s Certificate program.
Program Outline
  • Windows 7
  • MS Outlook 2010
  • MS Word 2010
  • MS Excel 2010
  • MS PowerPoint 2010
  • MS Access 2010
  • Advanced Access 2010
  • Internet
  • Basic Business Math
  • Bookkeeping; Levels I, II
  • Simply Accounting
  • Human Relations
  • Professional Office Procedures
  • Keyboarding
  • Business Law
  • QuickBooks Pro
  • 100 hours of Placement Internship upon successful completion of all course work

Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary Diploma (grade 12) or equivalent is needed along with demonstrated English proficiency, communication and comprehension skills.  Students must have the equivalent standing at the general level in English. All students must have an up-to-date, valid police check.

Employment Opportunities

Area employers that hire our graduates include:

  • Cadillac Fairview Property Management
  • Crawford Adjusters Canada
  • Royal Military College
As a Graduate of the Accounting Clerk Program…
  • You should be capable of completing an initial internship as an accounting trainee
  • You should be able to secure a position in both large and small businesses, in bookkeeping and assisting the management of accounting departments

An Accounting Clerk Career is for you if you…

  • Have an aptitude for numbers
  • Have excellent work habits
  • Display attention to detail
  • Are punctual in meeting deadlines
  • Possess solid oral and written communication skills