What is the QuickBooks program?

QuickBooks computer software is commonly used in the accounting industry. If you have completed our Basic Accounting program, the QuickBooks program will further develop your skills. Learning QuickBooks software will prepare you for an accounting job in Canada.

In this program, using the Quickbooks software, you will learn how to complete:

  • General ledger
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Payroll
  • Inventory

After completing the QuickBooks program, you will get a certificate of achievement. For more information about QuickBooks software, please click here. We also offer a Sage 50 accounting software program.

This program is generously funded by:

When is it?

Classes run for 8 weeks. New classes start every month, so you can register anytime.

QuickBooks Program Schedule
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning Class 9:00AM-12:00PM

Where is it?

This program is offered at the following location:

  1. CIES Forest Lawn (SE)
    • 1723 – 40th Street Southeast, Calgary, AB T2A 7Y3
    • Contact (403) 235-3666

What is the cost?

Permanent Residents (PR)
Refugees (with proof of status)
$125.00 + $5.00 Admin Fee
Work Permits
Work Visas
$260.00 + $5.00 Admin Fee

How do I join?

Requirements / Eligibility

To join this program you must meet the following eligibility:

  • Open to Permanent Residents, Refugees, Canadian Citizens, and individuals with a Work Permit or Work Visa
  • Proof of your basic accounting credentials. This proof can be that you have completed our Basic Accounting program, have an equivalent test result (IQAS or WEST), a Canadian school transcript, OR successfully passing our FREE Basic Accounting waiver test (For more information, call 403-235-3666.)
  • Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 4 or higher

To register for this program, fill out the form below.

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What If I Have Other Questions?

If you have any questions about this program, fill out the contact form below or contact Racine Diallo at 403-235-3666.



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