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Key Info

  • Course CodeCR_BBACC_6
  • Field of StudyAccounting
  • Type of CourseCertificate
  • Type of QualificationCertificate
  • Type of Study Part time
  • Application Closing Date
  • Duration10 weeks
  • Level6
  • LocationCIT Bishopstown Campus

The course is dedicated to instructing students on manual processing, and computerised accounting using the Sage Accounting Software Package. This course is a good ‘stepping stone’ to the Institute of Accounting Technicians (IATI) and Higher Certificate in Business.


Course Fee: €500. The fee to be paid on acceptance of offer online.


This course will be offered twice during the academic year, subject to demand.


Tuesday, 6.30 – 9.30pm
Class size is limited to 20 students.


This course is intended to introduce participants to:

  • Books of original entry.
  • Value added Tax (VAT).
  • Receivables (debtors) and Payables (creditors) ledgers.
  • Treatment of PAYE, PRSI and other deductions.
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay the course fee of €500 if a place on a course is offered.
  • Note: You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay the fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.


Deadlines for application

For course commencing September 2020
Deadline: 4th September 2020


For course commencing February 2021
Apply link opens on 26th October 2020
Deadline: 29th January 2021





Course Details

Part-time Information

  • All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.
  • Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2020-2021 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 


  • Registration fees for professional bodies etc. are payable separately to these institutions. Students will be notified of their fees by email to their CIT email account and in all cases, course fees must be paid before attending lectures.  For more information on Fees, please visit fees/students

  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience. If you think you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please check out www.cit.ie/rpl
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