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
  • winnipeg
  • calgary
  • edmonton
  • brandon
  • online

Program Highlights

The Robertson College Accounting Assistant diploma program will help you develop proficiency as an entry-level accounting professional with courses covering accounting fundamentals, key business skills, and popular computerized accounting software.

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

Accounting Assistant Program Practicum

At the end of the program, students will participate in a 4-week practicum to gain valuable work experience before graduation.

what you could be earning in less than one year$26,000 - $36,920wage data taken from:
program duration27 Weeks
  • This program is eligible for the Student Laptop program. Students will receive a laptop computer for them to use for the duration of their program
  • Financial assistance is available to those 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

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