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Bookkeeping in Education Online Qualification by Educator Solutions


Provided by our trusted partner, Educator Solutions, Bookkeeping in Education is a level 2 national qualification. You’ll learn how to manage the books of an educational establishment including the foundations of accountancy and double-entry bookkeeping.


Using the experience of their professional training team, Educator Solutions have developed a comprehensive supported self-study online qualification (equivalent to GCSE grade A-C).

You will cover a range of modules, including:
  • Introduction to Bookkeeping
  • Buying Goods and Services
  • Selling Goods and Services
  • Receipts and Payments
  • Payroll
  • Capital and Fixed Assets
  • Period End
  • Trial Balance

Each unit provides practical, real-world accounting and finance knowledge that you can put to use from day one.

Study Time: 50 hours
Training Method: Online Learning
Assessment: Online, open-book


Once you have completed this qualification you will be able to:
  • Manage the accounting books including the foundations of double-entry bookkeeping and associated documents
  • Follow effective processes and procedures
  • Understand how processes impact on the educational establishment.
  • Use the qualification as a credit towards the follow up level 3 Administering Finance in Education, also available as an online course.

Booking Information

There are no entry requirements to take this qualification. Level 2 is suitable for people with GCSEs and those already working in a finance role within an educational establishment.

For further information about this qualification, please contact the professional development team on 01603 222 543 or email

Please ensure you familiarise yourself with Educator Solutions’ terms and conditions for this qualification. These can be found in the Attachments section on this page.

Please note: Once you have booked your place, your details will be passed onto Educator Solutions to complete your enrolment.


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