Event Details

This webinar series will help you and your staff understand how your accounting books are constructed from source entry to trial balance.

You will be able to recognise and understand the accounting entries that originate within your own business, therefore enabling a more controlled environment within which your business can operate.

Additionally, you will be introduced to accountant and bookkeepers jargon, enabling you to understand the language of business.

This workshop is designed for entrepreneurs, financial and bookkeeping staff, who wish to gain a basic understanding of how the "books of account" are designed and integrated into business, leading ultimately into the Financial Statements.

During this webinar, the following topics will be discussed:

  • Basic Bookkeeping and Accounting Terminology.
  • Why you need Bookkeeping.
  • Accounting Cycle.
  • Source Documents.
  • Books of First Entry.
  • Chart of Accounts.
  • Audit Trials.
  • Trial Balance.
  • Income Statement.
  • Balance Sheet.
  • Depreciation / Amortisation.
  • Compound Interest.
  • Prepayments.
  • Accruals and Provisions.
  • Journals.
  • Reconciliations.
  • Month/Year End Close of Process.
  • Annual Financial Statements (AFS).

Certificate of three CPD hours issued on completion of this session. The complete course will contribute towards twenty CPD points.


Members: R2,000

Non-members: R2,900

Too book for all 5 sessions and qualify the discount above, contact chantal@capechamber.co.za


Links to rest of the series:

Business Bookkeeping Masterclass 2/5: Accounts Payable Processing

Business Bookkeeping Masterclass 3/5: VAT Administration Process

Business Bookkeeping Masterclass 4/5: Financial Administration

Business Bookkeeping Masterclass5/5: Debt Collection Management


  • Ruzel Van Jaarsveld (Business Development Manager at Bizfacility (Pty) Ltd)

    Ruzel Van Jaarsveld

    Business Development Manager at Bizfacility (Pty) Ltd



Your tax invoice will be sent to you within 24 hours

Member Price R 600

Your tax invoice will be sent to you within 24 hours

Standard Price R 850