Bookkeeping to trial Balance

Course Overview

The course is designed to develop the knowledge and skills of candidates working towards a bookkeeping. This would enable candidates to:-

  • Daily processing of data
  • Monthly bookkeeping to trial balance (manual and computerised)
  • disclose profit and financial position
  • Reconcile Creditors, Debtors, Inventory and Bank Statements
  • Calculate PAYE/ UIF/SDL; Payroll tax and Other Deductions; EMP201, EMP501, IRP5, IRP6 and IT3a documents and VAT returns
  • Managing the Finances of an Organisation
  • Business Literacy & Communicating Effectively


  • 6 Months
  • Method of Assessment: Candidates will be assessed by completing a knowledge questionnaire and compiling Portfolios of Evidence
  • Once Learners have been declared competent and their assessment outcome have been verified by the Services Seta, they will earn the credits linked to unit standards making up the skills programme /qualification.
  • These credits will be registered on the National Learners' Records Database