Certificate in Accounting and Finance

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Certificate in Accounting and Finance

Accounting Certificate Online

Enrol online with eLearning College, for the chance to take part in this free Accounting & Finance Course.  Suitable for newcomers and established accountancy professionals looking to brush up their skills, our free accounting courses online with certificates are open for enrolment throughout the year.  This is a basic accounting course for flexible home study, conducted over the course of five self-paced modules.  There are no time restrictions or deadlines imposed, and our distance learning programmes can be taken from anywhere in the world. This exclusive eLearning Accounting Certificate Course examines subsidiary books in accounting, how to create a profit and loss account, preparing and working with balance sheets, the use of cash flow statements in business and more.  Whether looking to go into business as a full-time accountant or simply balance your own books more confidently, this free Accounting Certificate course comes highly recommended.  Enrol online, or contact a member of the team at eLearning College to learn more.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss objectives, functions, importance and limitations of Accounting.
  • Understand methods of Accounting, kinds of Accounts, and Accounting rules.
  • Explore various branches of Accounting.
  • Understand rules and sub-division of ledger.
  • Distinguish between journal and ledger.
  • Describe the kinds of subsidiary books
  • Explore how to prepare profit and loss statement
  • Describe the role of working capital in the operations of a business
  • Use cash flow statements as analytical tools.
  • Describe the Classification of assets and liabilities
  • Understand the adjustment of Balance sheet
  • Describe how to prepare the Balance sheet.


At eLearning College, our exclusive elearning programs can be taken from any location, and are offered 100% free of charge.  It costs nothing to enrol, and we include all essential learning resources and study aids as standard.

Our self-paced courses are ideal for anyone looking to build the knowledge and skills needed to improve their career prospects.  Upon completion of your free online course, you will have the opportunity to request one of the following certificates as proof of your new skills:

  1. An official Course Completion Certificate from eLearning College
  2. A CPD Accredited Certificate to boost your CPD profile
  3. An Endorsed Certificate issued by the Quality Licence Scheme

A certificate confirming the successful completion of your course could be just the thing to boost your CV, giving you an edge over rival candidates.  A small fee is payable for each of these certificates, for which more information can be found on our pricing page

However, there is no obligation to claim any of these certificates, and there is nothing to pay to take part in any of our online programs.

For more information on our free online courses or to learn more about the three certificate options above, contact a member of the team at eLearning College today.

Course Info
Course Level Level 3
Study Method Online
Course Duration 6 Month(s)
Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Start Date Ongoing
Student Feedback


Course Rating

Student Feedback


Naomi Kobole

1 year ago

I have learnt so mch from this course.thank you so mch to my Tutors


Abhinav Chambial

1 year ago

Excellent course


Udemeobong Adams

1 year ago

Best place to learn how to prepare a cash flow statement and balance sheet.



Enhance your knowledge and skills with the course materials and learning resources we provide.


Complete each end-of-unit assessment to progress through the course at your own pace.


After successfully completing your course in full, you will be able to claim your certificate or diploma.


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Certification adds credibility and value to your CV, giving you a major edge in today's competitive job market. Complete as many free courses as you like to enhance and improve your resume.

With your new credentials, you will have a much better change of getting hired. Whether starting from scratch or considering a career change, every achievement and accolade on your CV could help.

The more impressive your professional profile, the easier it becomes to climb the career ladder. Maximise your potential and fast-track your development, with the help of eLearning College.