Sage 300 Essentials (Part-time)
- Certificate of Achievement
- Program Code:
- Continuing Education
About the ProgramThe Sage 300 Essentials, Certificate of Achievement, supports the professional development of individuals who currently need to learn how to use Sage 300 software. Students learn software features, helpful shortcuts and useful tips from Sage 300 experts. As part of their learning activities, students will create a company in a Sage 300 environment with a chart of accounts and financial reports. Students will also learn to prepare and process payroll data and transactions, examine ledger setup, add vendor accounts, daily transactions and perform periodic processing. Graduates will be confident to organize the accounting of their own small business or work efficiently as a supporting member of an accounting team in small or large companies. Since the focus of the program is how to use Sage 300 software, students need a foundational understanding (formal education preferred) of accounting principles and Word and Excel before starting this program.
Program InformationAll courses must be completed within 3 years of acceptance into the program.
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older
- Submit a completed Conestoga College Program Application Form.
- Attach proof of Admission Requirements.
- Final selection is made following an assessment of the admission requirements.
How to ApplyStudents may obtain a Conestoga College Program Application Form from any Conestoga College campus, OR by writing directly to the Registrar's Office, OR by using the college website at www.conestogac.on.ca/admissions/forms
Send completed applications to:
299 Doon Valley Dr
Canada N2G 4M4
How to Register for CoursesGo to How to Register for detailed registration information.
Graduate OpportunitiesGraduates will be confident to organize the accounting of their own small business or work efficiently as a supporting member of an accounting team in small or large companies. Since the focus of the program is how to use Sage 300 software, students need a foundational understanding (formal education preferred) of accounting principles and Word and Excel before starting this program.
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- Use Sage 300 software to create the structures specific to a company and to set up its chart of accounts.
- Perform operations in the Sage 300 environment that include entering accounts receivable and payable transactions for daily and periodic processing.
- Complete the appropriate tasks required to prepare payroll data, process payroll transactions, and produce financial reports throughout the accounting cycle
Click on the course code or title below for a full description of the course. If available for registration, clicking on "Details" in the status column will open a new browser tab or window in the Student Portal.
|Course Code||Course Title||Status|
|OLRN1016||Sage 300 ERP (ACCPAC) General Ledger
Description: Focus on the creation of a company and a chart of accounts, entering transactions and producing financial reports. It is recommended that students have computer basics with Windows 7, Word and Excel.
|OLRN1019||Sage 300 ERP (ACCPAC) Accounts Payable
Description: Examine ledger set up, adding vendor accounts, daily transactions, processing reports and periodic processing.
|OLRN1022||Sage 300 ERP (ACCPAC) Accounts Receivable and Payroll
Description: Focus on ledger setup, adding customer accounts, daily transaction processing, reports and periodic processing. Learn to prepare payroll data and process payroll transactions.
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Students actively registered in cohort delivered programs who take longer than the designed program length of time to complete their studies are accountable for completing any new or additional courses that may result due to changes in the program of study. Unless otherwise stated, students registered in non-cohort delivered programs must complete the program of study within seven years of being admitted to the program.