|College:||The Learning Group|
|Course:||National Certificate: Bookkeeping (Junior Bookkeeper)|
|Programme Type:||Partner Programme|
|Partner Institute:||ICB – The Institute of|
|Award Type:||National Certificate|
|Award Issued by:||FASSET|
|Course Duration:||18 – 20 months|
|Entrance Criteria:||Grade 10, No prior Accountancy knowledge is necessary|
What is Junior Bookkeeping?
A Junior Bookkeeper is primarily responsible for, amongst other functions:
• The completion of the monthly bookkeeping function to trial,
• Supplier statement reconciliation
• Inventory systems and bank statement reconciliation,
• Calculation of PAYE / SDL / UIF remuneration and the monthly EMP deductions and completion of the monthly EMP201 returns,
• Completion of annual IRP 5, IRP 6 and IT 3a documents, EMP501 and VAT201 return using both manual the manual submission system and E-filing.
Grade 10, No prior Accountancy knowledge is necessary
Recommended 18 – 20 months of study
In order to complete the National Certificate in Bookkeeping, students must complete all of the following Subjects:
Bookkeeping to Trail Balance
Payroll and Monthly SARS Returns
Assessment and Award
Assessment is based on the submission of a Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) which will comprise of 3 formative activities, 2 formative evaluations and one summative assessment. PoE assessment comprises formative / interim assessment of activities (assignments) and evaluations (tests) that count 30% towards the total mark. A Summative Assessment (final exam) contributes to the remaining 70% of your marks. The PoE is basically a file containing all the evidence necessary for a learner to be declared competent against the relevant outcomes.
Please note that this programme is accredited by FASSET.