SAGE 50 Accounts

Duration : 6 hours Course Level : Introductory Delivery Method : Online
Course Cost : £114.19


Sage 50 Accounts is the perfect software for small to medium sized businesses. It will help give you the tools to help you manage your cash flow and VAT returns, and even help with the management of customer details and suppliers. This course will help you get to grips with the software - covering everything from the very basics through to day-to-day use.

Who is the course for?

This course is for anyone who wants to get a better understanding of Sage 50 Accounts. It's ideal if you run your own small to medium sized business, or just want to show your employer that you have the skills to use this software.

You don’t need to have any prior knowledge or experience with Sage 50 Accounts to take this course.


What will you get from this course?


You'll learn how to:

  • Understand the three ledger systems – Nominal, Sales and Purchases
  • Understand the choice of methods for standard VAT and VAT cash accounting
  • Record product and service invoices and credit notes
  • Back up, restore, and verify data
  • Correct and errors or reverse transactions
  • Reconcile your bank account against your bank statement
  • Set up new user access, customise it, and test it

Course features

You’ll work through the course online, where you’ll complete a series of exercises. All you need is access to the internet.  

You’ll have on screen simulations to take you through each stage of your learning, and interactive quizzes will test your knowledge as you go along. You’ll even receive a learndirect statement of completion when you’ve finished the course.

You’ll have access to this course for six months from the date of purchase – giving you plenty of time to finish your course.


Course modules

  • Navigation and Settings
  • Nominal Ledger and Chart of Accounts
  • Entering Opening Balances
  • Recording Nominal, Customer and Supplier Transactions
  • Housekeeping
  • Error Corrections
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Access Rights

Does the course lead to a formal qualification?

No, but the course was developed by Sage to help users to take advantage of the features on Sage 50 Accounts.

Other courses you might be interested in

Understanding Accounts, The Balance Sheet Barrier: The Basics of Business Finance, Sage Instant Accounts, Sage Bookkeeping Stage 1, Sage Bookkeeping Stage 2