Business Accounting Courses

Accounting Fundamentals

Whether for your own business, personal use or career advancement, understanding basic accounting will give you the skills to manage finances easily and efficiently.  No accounting experience needed.

– A computer (desktop, laptop) with a camera and speakers
– Internet connection
– Current email address

Course Includes:
• Debits/Credits
• Journal entries
• Accounts Payable
• Payroll Setup
• Financial Statements
• Accounts Receivable
• Inventory
• Cost of Goods Sold
• Accruals
• Deferrals
• Depreciation
• All course materials provided


QuickBooks is one of the most widely used business accounting and bookkeeping software programs in the market. 

Course Includes:
• Company File Set Up
• Online Bank Feed
• Sales Tax & Inventory
• Invoicing & Paying Bills
• Payroll Setup & Processing
• Creating Reports
• Estimating
• Purchase Orders
• All course materials provided

Accounting Assistant
Certificate Program

Prepare for a job assisting a busy accounting department!  This program gives you the foundation of accounting and the knowledge to put those foundations to work!
No accounting experience needed * All course materials provided

**Payment Plans available! Call Robin (805) 497-2761, ext. 1401)**

Certificates of Completion are presented to students who complete and pass the program’s required classes. Students receiving Certificates of Completion are eligible to participate in celebratory ceremonies.

Program Includes:

  • Excel Level 1
  • Excel Level 2
  • Excel Level 3
  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • QuickBooks

Required for Online students:
– A computer (desktop or laptop) with a camera and speakers
– Internet connection
– Current email address

Business & Technology Refund Policy

No Refunds for a student who withdraws voluntarily from a class.
Refunds will be made only for classes canceled by Conejo Valley Adult Education. 
Reschedules must be made at least 48 hours in advance.
Transfers are handled on a case by case basis and are subject to a $35 fee.