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Sage 50 Accounts Certification

Sage 50 Accounts Certification

Sage 50 Accounts Certification

Sage 50 Accounts Certification is the only accredited performance-based certification program approved by Sage to prove you have the expertise to work with Sage 50 Accounts.

Certification involves passing an online exam, which takes about an hour and can be taken whenever suits you. There are three levels of certification – read more below to find out which one is best for you.

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What is Sage Certification?

You can get Sage Certification by simply passing a short online exam. This is designed to test your new skills using Sage software. You can get Sage Certification for Sage 50 Accounts, Sage 50 Payroll and now Sage Instant Accounts software. If you want to prove you’re an experienced Sage software user, Sage Certification is the ideal next step in your training development.

What should I expect?

Exams last one hour and, as it’s online, you have the convenience of taking it at your desk at a time that suits you. The test includes drag and drop scenarios, multiple choice questions and simulations on using your Sage software.

Level 1: Getting started with Sage 50 Accounts

  • Use shortcut keys and navigate around your software
  • Deal with company settings and access rights
  • Backup, restore and check your data
  • Configure the chart of accounts
  • Create and maintain nominal records and budgets
  • Prepare, plan and post opening balances
  • Set up customer & supplier details
  • Work with bank, cash, credit card payments and receipts
  • Post invoices and credit notes
  • Record customer receipts and disputed items
  • Post payments, match credit notes and payments on account
  • Post journals
  • Check and correct transactions

Level 2: Core functionality of Sage 50 Accounts

  • Perform a bank reconciliation
  • Apply search criteria, multiple searches and wild cards
  • Review the ageing frequency on outstanding invoices, age invoices and produce ageing reports
  • Understand the different types of customer correspondence
  • Flag invoices in dispute, write off customer or supplier transactions and adjust VAT accordingly
  • Set up and process recurring transactions, prepayments and accruals
  • Set up and post depreciation and dispose of an asset
  • Deal with VAT returns and run the year end
  • Produce profit and loss, balance sheet, budget reports, departmental reports and transfer basic information to Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Understand and interpret the results from your management reports

Level 3: Sage 50 Accounts Plus & Professional

  • Plan a stock system
  • Create product records
  • Set up a product assembly
  • Enter opening balances for stock levels
  • Perform a stock take and make adjustments
  • Perform a stock period end and a year end
  • Set up and maintain pricing and discount structures
  • Create and process sales and purchase orders
  • Create multiple delivery addresses
  • Create quotes, pro-formas, invoices and credit notes
  • Setup recurring invoices and orders

By the end of this exam:

With Sage Certification you’ll have a credible certificate to boost your CV and prove you're a capable Sage software user. Businesses who want to boost their workforce skills and improve morale will also benefit from having Sage Certified people.

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