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Learn to manage the books for a company or business & be more productive.

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Save $23 by registering for all 3 Bookkeeping classes plus Payroll Taxes at the same time. Ready to learn fundamentals and hone your bookkeeping skills to be competitive in the job market? These classes, taught by Jennifer McIntosh and Gregory Martin, combine lecture and hands-on exercises to reinforce skills taught. The same mock company data and information will be used throughout the classes. In General Ledger Posting, you will learn to prepare and post manual journal entries and keep a chart of accounts. Income Statement Preparation focuses on comparing a business income statement to its own historical results as well as to industry standards. Calculate working capital, inventory turnover, days in accounts receivable, and debt-to-equity ratios in Balance Sheet Preparation. Finally, Payroll Taxes will cover most of the required documents that the employer uses to process new hires, employee payroll, and related tax forms. See individual classes for more detailed information.  

Start date: 09/19/2017

Class Fee:: $199.00

Materials Fee:: $0.00

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Register for Beginning QuickBooks, Intermediate QuickBooks, and QB Reports at the same time for just $220, (a savings of $27 over the regular price!)  

Start date: 10/10/2017

Class Fee:: $220.00

Materials Fee:: $0.00

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Earn degree money without a degree! Our Bookkeeping classes, taught by Jennifer McIntosh, combine lecture and hands-on exercises. The same mock company data and information will be used throughout the General Ledger, Income Statement and Balance Sheet classes, so we encourage you to take all three for deeper understanding. Bring a pencil, eraser, highlighter and calculator and be sure to be on time to these jam-packed workshops. Save $23 and register for the Bookkeeping & Payroll Tax Series. General Ledger Posting Vital to good business! Learn the fundamentals of recording accounting information in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Using information from a virtual company, you will learn to prepare journal entries and maintain a chart of accounts. These journal entries and charts of accounts will be used later in the Income Statement and Balance Sheet Preparation courses.  Jen will teach you to go from Bookkeeper to Superstar Bookkeeper!  

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; starting 9/19/2017, ending 9/19/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 09/19/17

End date: 09/19/17



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Earn degree money without a degree! Our Bookkeeping classes, taught by Jennifer McIntosh, combine lecture and hands-on exercises. The same mock company data and information will be used throughout the General Ledger, Income Statement and Balance Sheet classes, so we encourage you to take all three for deeper understanding. Bring a pencil, eraser, highlighter and calculator and be sure to be on time to these jam-packed workshops. Save $23 and register for the Bookkeeping & Payroll Tax Series.   Income Statement Preparation Experience comparing a business income statement to its own historical results as well as to industry standards. Find out how horizontal and vertical analysis determines profitability. Exercises will use the journal entries and chart of accounts created in the General Ledger Posting course, but if you are just joining us, we will supply them. Jen will teach you to go from Bookkeeper to Superstar Bookkeeper!

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; starting 9/21/2017, ending 9/21/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 09/21/17

End date: 09/21/17



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Earn degree money without a degree! Our Bookkeeping classes, taught by Jennifer McIntosh, combine lecture and hands-on exercises. The same mock company data and information will be used throughout the General Ledger, Income Statement and Balance Sheet classes, so we encourage you to take all three for deeper understanding. Bring a pencil, eraser, highlighter and calculator and be sure to be on time to these jam-packed workshops. Save $23 and register for the Bookkeeping & Payroll Tax Series.   Balance Sheet Preparation Business owners and managers, investors, and bankers use the balance sheet to determine the make-up of assets, liabilities and equity. Find out how balance sheet ratios are used in business decision-making. Calculate working capital, inventory turnover, days in accounts receivable and debt-to-equity ratios in this hands-on class. The virtual company journal entries and charts of accounts from the General Ledger Posting and Income Statement Preparation courses will be used in this class, but if you are just joining, we will supply them. Jen will teach you to go from Bookkeeper to Superstar Bookkeeper!

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; starting 9/26/2017, ending 9/26/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 09/26/17

End date: 09/26/17



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We offer several Bookkeeping & QuickBooks classes, generally two or more times a year.  Our Spring semester opens for registration in mid-January, our Summer in mid-May, and our Fall in mid-August.  We encourage you to add your name to our interest list to receive information on the next offering of classes.  To add your name to our interest list, simply register for this free class (add to your cart and checkout). 

Schedule : ; ; Class Skip Dates :Self-Paced

Instructor : Staff Staff 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $0.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start Date: upon registration



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Payroll Taxes 

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Payroll Taxes For business owners and those who do payroll. Avoid missing due dates, invalid forms and tax return inaccuracy. Learn the basics of California payroll reporting: forms, employer obligations, reporting and payment requirements. Also find out about independent contractor reporting requirements, e-filing, alternative filing, payment requirements and options—including federal Forms 940, 941, 1099, W-2, W-4, and W-9. Save $23 and register for the Bookkeeping & Payroll Tax Series. Gregory Martin has over 20 years of accounting experience and serves an Instructor Cadre for the IRS. He also has his own tax/accounting practice in Los Angeles.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue, Thu 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 10/3/2017, ending 10/5/2017

Instructor : Gregory Martin 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $75.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 10/03/17

End date: 10/05/17



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QuickBooks is a software program designed to improve productivity for small business owners. It helps you manage your accounting and financial tasks easily. In this lecture and hands-on computer class, Jennifer will lead you through the basic functions of QuickBooks 2015 including how to navigate easily and add, edit and delete customers, vendors accounts and items. Learn how to issue invoices, prepare cash receipts and purchase orders, and write checks. Class fee includes all materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 10/10/2017, ending 10/17/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 10/10/17

End date: 10/17/17



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For students who have taken the beginning Quickbooks class or know how to navigate QB 2015, write checks, and add, edit and delete customers, vendors, employees, accounts and items. Learn how to prepare estimates, use credit cards for purchases, reconcile credit card accounts, set up bank accounts and apply credits to invoices. Class fee includes all materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 10/24/2017, ending 11/7/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/31/2017)

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 10/24/17

End date: 11/07/17



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Learn how to generate reports in QuickBooks 2015 and reconcile your accounts with bank statements. Find out how to customize forms, export data to Excel and prepare reports for presentations. Class fee includes all materials. Prerequisite: mastery of skills taught in Beginning and Intermediate QuickBooks classes.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; starting 11/28/2017, ending 11/28/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 11/28/17

End date: 11/28/17



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