Course Description

Gain a clear understanding of accounting principles as it applies to the use of the Quickbooks Online accounting system. The course begins with a basic background of accounting followed by the initial setup of a sample Quickbooks company account. You will learn how to process company transactions (deposits, invoicing, payments, etc.) followed by a reconciliation of your account with a bank statement. By the end, participants will generate financial reports to include Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet statements.

Course Outline

  • Background knowledge of accounting 
  • Demonstration of setup of Quickbooks company account
  • Difference between processing deposits, invoices, payments, etc.
  • Generation of financial reports to include Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet statements 

Learner Outcomes

  • Obtain a better understanding of accounting principles
  • Effectively set up a Quickbooks account
  • Accurately execute transactions
  • Utilize Quickbooks to its fullest potential


A Public Service and Outreach Unit of the University of Georgia.  Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.  All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.  Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.
Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, the course you have selected is currently not open for enrollment. Please complete a Course Inquiry so that we may promptly notify you when enrollment opens.
Required fields are indicated by .