Solar Accounts
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Solar Accounts

Learn how to use Solar Accounts, an online accounting software to perform several essential bookkeeping tasks
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Created by Lisa Newton
Last updated 5/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 22 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • By the end of the course you will be able to complete various common functions using Quickbooks Desktop
  • In this course, you will learn how to:
  • Enter the opening balances
  • Amend the nominal ledger
  • Add new customer and supplier details
  • Post customer invoices and credit notes to the sales ledger
  • Post supplier invoices and credit notes to the purchase ledger
  • Enter the supplier cheques and record the customer receipts
  • Post Petty Cash transactions
  • Prepare the VAT return
  • Reconcile the bank
  • Post the wages journal
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Requirements
  • You will need access to VT Software (preferably version 2006 - although recent versions - 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014 are very similar)
  • You'll need access to VT Software in order to complete the assignment
Description

Solar Accounts course is about how to use Solar Accounting software based on the most popular functions which you as a Solar Accounts operator needs to know how to use, in order to be proficient in using the software.

The learning is structured in a practical way. You are given a practical scenario assignment. There are various tasks to complete. You are given the task to do and have a go at, and then the video answer is available. It is suggested that you:

  1. Read the task
  2. Watch the video
  3. Have a go at it yourself on your own system
  4. Rewatch the video (if necessary) - to reinforce the learning

You’ll learn how to set up the Solar Accounts system from scratch, how to enter opening balances, post customer invoices and credit notes, post supplier bills and credit notes, pay suppliers, petty cash, prepare a VAT return, reconcile the bank, post journals, run reports amongst over things.

This is a useful course if:

  • You are thinking of working with the software,
  • You are going for jobs which have a requirement for you to be able to use this software
  • You want to put this skill on your CV, or
  • You are a bookkeeper or accountant and will be using this for clients or even
  • You run your own business and want to know how to use Solar Accounts for yourself.

Successful completion of the course is the equivalent to being at the level of having a level 2 certificate in computerised accounts.

The course will take about 3-4 hours to complete.

Who is the target audience?
  • Bookkeepers and Accountants who will be using this for their clients
  • Students who are going for jobs where the requirement is working knowledge of Quickbooks desktop
  • Those who have studied accounting, but want practical knowledge of how to use a popular accounting software which will help them find employment
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 37 Lectures Collapse All 37 Lectures 02:21:45
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Getting Prepared - Access the software and course materials
3 Lectures 13:35
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Setting Up The System
4 Lectures 19:59
Enter Opening Balances
08:05

Opening Trial Balance
01:33

Reverse opening balances - accruals and prepayments
09:28

Reporting the accruals and prepayment
00:53
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Nominal Ledger
2 Lectures 03:53
Amending Nominal Codes
02:43

Print the nominal ledger
01:10
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Customers
2 Lectures 04:49
Add new customers
03:45

Customer details report
01:04
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Suppliers
2 Lectures 03:24
Enter suppliers
02:25

Supplier details report
00:59
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Sales Ledger
5 Lectures 17:09
Post customer invoice 1001
04:09

Post customer invoices 1002-1008
06:10

Post customer credit notes
02:58

Customer account activity
02:05

Aged Debtor report
01:47
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Purchases Ledger
2 Lectures 13:31
Post Supplier invoices
09:51

Post Supplier Credit Notes
03:40
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Sundry Payments
4 Lectures 08:55
Supplier account activity report
01:07

Supplier aged creditors report
00:55

Enter supplier cheques
05:53

Report showing supplier payments
01:00
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Customer receipts
2 Lectures 07:18
Customer receipts
06:31

Customer receipts report
00:47
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Petty Cash
3 Lectures 14:50
Post petty cash
03:11

Petty cash payments
07:18

Post sundry payments
04:21
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About the Instructor
Lisa Newton
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Entrepreneur & Serial Author

Lisa Newton BA MSc FMAAT has a masters degree in Investment Management and a first class honours degree in Accounting with Marketing. She formed her first company in 2004 with £150 in the same month of graduating from City University, London UK. Lisa has never had a full time 9 to 5 job in her life. She's a serial entrepreneur and author who holds directorships in various industries including telecoms, property management, publishing, hair & beauty as well as finance. She has won various awards in Business including: Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2007, in 2008 Enterprising Business Award, in 2016 BE Mogul Award and has been nominated and shortlisted in numerous others. In 2011 and in 2012 one of her companies won Best Accounting Franchisor Award. In 2015 and 2017 one of her companies won Best Bookkeeping Business London (Accountancy International Awards).

Lisa's books include: How to write a book in two weeks, Constant Cashflow, Make the most of your money, How to start your own bookkeeping business, Cosmic ordering with Vision Boards, How to Franchise Your Business and Quickbooks Online The Handbook. Some of the books are in audio-format on itunes and audible.

Lisa hosts her own show The Authors Podcast which can be found on the iTunes channel.

Lisa supports the charity The MS Society. A speaker, coach, consultant and an avid networker, Lisa enjoys meeting people and working on projects with like-minded individuals.

In her spare time, Lisa likes traveling, dancing salsa, writing books, learning languages, meditation, yoga and cosmic ordering.