Small Business Center Courses

Presented within a classroom environment, these hands-on courses offer a wide range of specific small business topics, along with the opportunity to apply this new information immediately. Courses are held at Durham Tech’s Small Business Center, located in the SOUTHBank Building in Durham or at the Orange County Campus in Hillsborough.

Important Note: Registration is required for all courses and must be completed by the Thursday of the week prior to the start of each course. If registration enrollment is low, classes may be canceled.

QuickBooks Note:These courses cover QuickBooks 2014 and include a textbook with trial software. Before taking software courses, students should have a good understanding of their computer’s operating systems and basic computer skills. These courses are for PC-based, not Mac-based, QuickBooks users.

QuickBooks Prerequisite: Before taking these courses, students must have a basic understanding of accounting principles, which can be obtained by attending Basic Bookkeeping seminar/course, Basic Accounting seminar/course or successfully completing an accounting course. Visit durhamtech.edu/sbc/sbccourses.htm more information.

Introduction to QuickBooks Pro

Learn the fastest, easiest way to manage your business! This course introduces small business owners to one of the most popular small business accounting applications that tracks general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and checking accounts, and provides easy-to-use reporting features. (Because this course is selfsupporting, no tuition waivers or exemptions are allowed.) 12 hours. $104. Register and pay online for this course. If you prefer pay with cash, you may register using an alternative method.

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Introduction to QuickBooks Pro for Contractors

Learn the fastest, easiest way to manage your contracting business! This course introduces contractors to one of the most popular small business accounting applications that tracks general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and checking accounts, as well as provides easy-to-use reporting features. (Because this course is selfsupporting, no tuition waivers or exemptions are allowed.) 12 hours. $104. Register and pay online for this course. If you prefer pay with cash, you may register using an alternative method.

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More QuickBooks Pro

You’ve taken the Introduction to QuickBooks Pro course or are already writing checks and making deposits in QuickBooks. Ready to learn more? Register for this intermediate-level course to gain insights into invoicing and statements, APs and ARs, balancing bank statements, writing checks, taking credit cards, customizing reports and graphs, and much more. Participants must have previously worked with QuickBooks. (Because this course is selfsupporting, no tuition waivers or exemptions are allowed.) 12 hours. $104. Register and pay online for this course. If you prefer pay with cash, you may register using an alternative method.

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