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Level 2 Award in Computerised Accounts (SAGE)

This course extends the Level 1 Computerised Accounting qualification into more complex book-keeping transactions.

15 Weeks
Theory & Practical

Course Info

The programme teaches candidates to apply manual book-keeping skills to a computerised accounting record system in the various ledgers at a more advanced level than the Level 1.

The Level 2 Computerised Accounts course will cover:

  • Bank transactions and transfers
  • Correction of errors
  • Use of wages journals
  • VAT
  • Preparing invoices
  • Cancellation of cheques
  • Discount accounting

The course uses the latest version of SAGE Software. SAGE is a leading provider of business software solutions worldwide, helping over 6 million customers in 24 countries to work efficiently and successfully.

The course leads to a qualification from City and Guilds – the highly respected examination body which is recognised and valued by employers across the world.

This course typically achieves a high success rate – exam results are consistently excellent. Students are therefore able to develop their skills for career progression, increased success in the workplace and enhanced employment opportunities across a range of industries and sectors and in a range of different roles.


The programme is delivered using a workbook which is studied at the learners own pace.

The tutor underpins and reinforces this content and provides additional input. Sessions are workshop based and there is some expectation of practical homework exercises.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

Candidates must have successfully completed a Level 1 Computerised Accounts qualification or they must have practical knowledge and experience of using SAGE Software.

Students who do not have a Level 1 Computerised Accounting software qualification will be interviewed to ascertain expertise in and experience of computerised systems.