Sage 50 Accounts Level 2



The Level 2 Computerised Accounts course will cover:

  • Bank transactions and transfers
  • Correction of errors
  • Use of wages journals
  • VAT
  • Preparing invoices
  • Cancellation of cheques
  • Discount accounting

The course uses the latest version of SAGE Software. SAGE is a leading provider of business software solutions worldwide, helping over 6 million customers in 24 countries to work efficiently and successfully.

This course extends the Level 1 Computerised Accounting qualification into more complex book-keeping transactions. The programme teaches candidates to apply manual book-keeping skills to a computerised accounting record system in the various ledgers at a more advanced level than the Level 1.

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    Topics Covered

    Day 1

     Search facilities – including Global Search

    Aged debtors’ analysis – including ageing periods and defaults.

    Statement layouts

    Customer overdue letters and other reports

    Cash Flow Planner – using your debtors and creditors past history to forecast receipts and payment dates. Using the Communication Tab in your customer record.

    Managing credit control – including account status, disputes, late payment charges, write offs.

    Bank – processing recurring entries

    Bank Reconciliation – further information on bank defaults, finding and selecting transactions, adjustments and finalizing bank reconciliation.

    VAT Returns – VAT return check list, procedure and how to use the verify system to check for VAT anomalies.

    Calculating reverse charges

    Calculating fuel scale charges

    Understanding the VAT reconciliation

    Manual adjustments and journals


    Financial Reporting – the Audit Trail, the Trial Balance, the Profit & Loss, the Balance Sheet, the Quick Ratio and Management Analysis.

    Prepayments & Accruals – understanding them and what entries need to be made on Sage.

    Fixed Asset Register – understanding Fixed Assets, how to create the Fixed Asset Register and how to manage the Fixed Assets.

    Depreciation – understanding what depreciation is and what methods are used in calculating it. Setting up depreciation in Sage and processing it monthly.

    Fixed Asset Disposal

    Excel Integrated Reporting – exporting sage data, manipulating it to produce various reports.

    Departments – departmental analysis and reports

    Year End Procedure – checklist and year end preparation. Then processing the year-end. Archiving data and accessing it.

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    Why Get a Certification?

    Choose this exam if you want to stand out from the crowd and show the world you know how to use Sage.

    Sage Certification Provides:

    Proof that you are a competent Sage user
    Credibility for potential employers
    Career advancement
    Increased earning potential
    Competitive advantage – it sets you apart in the job market

    If you’re an employer looking for training for your people, Sage Certification helps you:

    Increase employee competency
    Increase productivity
    Increase employee morale
    Helps identify individual skills

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    Why train with JDH?

    We are one of the largest independent, certified trainers of Sage in the UK.

    We are one of the few training providers that are also practising accountants with up to date experience.

    We offer a hands on learning approach that also leads to a certified qualification.

    We have an excellent pass rate for our students.

    We train in small classes of up to eight students, ensuring all students get quality training.

    We train on the latest software.

    We have excellent training facilities that are easy to get to by both car and train – a short distance from Cardiff

    We offer bite size training for businesses that don’t want a general classroom course. We tailor make the training for them and can deliver it at their premises too.

    We have  an excellent reputation with a past track record of more than 7 years.

    Please check our Student Result page to see their performance the past year.

    Call us now on 01443 740800 or email Jackie or

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    Our Tutors

    Jacqueline Hooper

    FMAAT, MICB, CB Dip, PM Dip. Owner of JDH. Completed AAT in 2003, became a full member in 2005 and a fellow member in 2011. More than 10 years’ experience in bookkeeping and accounts. Qualified and licenced to practice accounts and tax. Also trains students in our company JDH Training.

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    Course Calendar

    Check our Calendar for the next available course

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    After completing the course you will receive a Sage Certificate

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    We provide 45 days free support after you complete one of our courses.

    This allows you to ring our helpline regarding any questions you may have about the course you attended.

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    £ 375 (incl. exam)
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    Contact Us

    If you would like to speak with our team, call us on 01443 740800

Contact Us

“We are not only trainers, but we are practicing accountants and bookkeepers as well.”


“I have thoroughly enjoyed my training with JDH. Jackie is an excellent trainer and puts you at ease very quickly. I would highly recommend JDH to anybody who is looking to qualify for Sage Accounts and Sage Payroll.”

Linda Gore

(Sage Account Level 1 & 2 and Sage Payroll Level 1 & 2)



“I thought that the course was excellent. Lots of info to take in for a complete novice but at least I have been given an introduction to Sage and Bookkeeping. Jackie is a walking encyclopedia on Sage!! Jackie has a relaxed teaching style and her lessons were taught well and in a methological order, which made it easier for its student. Overall, brilliant course, brilliant trainer, made some new good friends! Thank you.”

Mark Jones

MJ Training Solutions

(Sage Account Level 2)