SoliBooks Legal Bookkeeping Software
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SoliBooks Legal Bookkeeping Software

Legal accounting software
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Created by Lisa Newton
Last updated 11/2014
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  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • 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 SoliBooks software
  • 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
  • Post adjustments to the accounts and produce month-end reports
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  • You'll need access to SoliBooks in order to complete the assignment
  • You'll get access to SoliBooks for 30 days - for free, so preferably once the software trial is activated, you need to complete the assignment within that 30 day time frame

Solibooks Computerised Accounts course is about how to use Solibooks based on the most popular functions which you as a Solibooks 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 a Solibooks 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 Solibooks for yourself.

The course materials includes the handout of the assignment task and a software booklet.

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.

Please note that Solibooks have now discontinued this software, so it's now not possible to access it, unless you had purchased it previously.

Who is the target audience?
  • Bookkeepers, Legal cashiers and Accountants who will be using this for their clients
  • Students who are going for jobs where the requirement is working knowledge of SoliBooks
  • Those who have studied accounting, but want practical knowledge of how to use a popular accounting software which will help them find employment
  • Previous knowledge of accounting is not presumed or required
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Curriculum For This Course
45 Lectures
Getting Prepared - Access the software and course materials
1 Lecture 00:00

Welcome on board!

Firstly, please download the course material and ensure that you have a copy of the software: SoliBooks. You may be able to google 'SoliBooks' to get access to the software.

Print off the course material. Read through each task. Watch the video on how to complete the task, and then have a go at it yourself on the software.

Preparing for the course
10 pages
Getting Started
3 Lectures 03:25

How to install Solibooks.

Preview 00:46

Opening SoliBooks for the first time.

Preview 01:15

An explanation of the scenario which this course will follow.

Preview 01:24
Setting Up The System
2 Lectures 08:40

How to enter opening balances.

Preview 07:00

Setting up fee earners on the system.

Preview 01:40
Nominal Ledger
1 Lecture 02:39

Amending the nominal ledger.

Amend the nominal ledger
3 Lectures 09:23

Adding new client matters.

Add new client matters

Adding new client matters (part 2)

Add new client matters

How to add additional client matters.

Preview 01:34
Sales Ledger
4 Lectures 13:05

How to post a disbursement.

Post disbursements

Posting client receipts to the client ledger.

Post client receipts to client ledgers

Posting disbursements.

Posting disbursements

Entering a batch of supplier disbursements.

Report on client balances
1 Lecture 02:56

Adding supplier details to the system

Add supplier details
Purchases Ledger
5 Lectures 15:13

Posting supplier bills.

Post supplier bills

Posting supplier bills and credit notes.

Post supplier bills and credit note

Posting supplier bills.

Posting more supplier bills

Entering supplier credit notes.

Entering supplier credit notes
Sundry Payments
1 Lecture 04:03

Entering supplier cheques.

Entering supplier cheques
Customers - Sales Ledger
5 Lectures 07:44

How to enter client invoices.

Preview 00:46

Invoicing clients.

Invoicing clients

How to invoice a client.

Invoicing client - Karen Green

Report to show all balances.

Report showing all balances

Transferring money on client account to office account.

Trf money on client to office
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About the Instructor
Lisa Newton
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Entrepreneur, Infopreneur & Serial Author

Lisa Newton BA MSc AAT 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.