Improve your bottom line with an Accounting Assistant diploma

Accounting Assistants or administrative professionals with accounting knowledge are integral to any office setting. Not only do they have the skills needed to manage and perform office procedures, they can also perform basic accounting and bookkeeping. Employment opportunities exist for Accounting Assistants across many industries, in the private and public sectors and in organizations of all sizes.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • calgary
  • edmonton
  • brandon
  • online

Program Highlights

The Robertson College Accounting Assistant diploma program in Brandon is designed to prepare you for positions as an entry-level accounting professional.

  • Learn manual bookkeeping and accounting processes
  • Learn to prepare financial statements, budgets, and financial records
  • Learn to use computerized accounting software including Quickbooks and Sage50
  • Develop you keyboarding and basic computer skills
  • Gain essential administrative and clerical skills to ensure the smooth operation of any office
  • Develop written and oral business communications skills

Accounting Assistant Program Practicum

Participate in a 4-week work practicum to gain valuable work experience before graduation.

what you could be earning in less than one year$27,040 - $37,960wage data taken from: jobbank.gc.ca
program duration27 Weeks
  • Multiple intakes throughout the year
  • Career services available to students and graduates including assistance with resume and cover letter development, interview preparation, and job search
  • Financial assistance is available to students who qualify


Career Opportunities

Graduates are qualified to work across many different industries, in the private and public sectors and in organizations of all sizes.

  • Administrative Professional
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Office Assistant
  • Accounts Payable / Receivable Administrator
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Bookkeeping Clerk
  • Receptionist

Let’s Get Started

or call (204) 725-7200