This course is designed for business owners and will teach the fundamentals of bookkeeping and accounting. You will learn to make better business decisions by having an understanding of internal control, fraud prevention and accounting rules. You will gain an understanding of the systems in place to manage your revenue and what rules need to be followed when reporting and calculating financial statements.

Topics Covered

  • Bookkeeping Concepts
  • Accounting Concepts
  • Internal control
  • Accounting rules
  • Financial statements
  • What is important in accounting?

What you will learn?

  • Role of the bookkeeper and bookkeeping cycle
  • Month end procedures
  • Accuracy, error prevention, timeliness and systematic considerations
  • Internal control systems, methods, principles and limitations
  • GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles)
  • Financial accounting & Management Accounting
  • Financial statements and notes
  • Compliance


Arun K. Mathur, FCPA, FCA, LPA

Founder and Lead Instructor, UltimQuest Knowledge Inc.

Arun is Partner at Gerald Duthie & Co. LLP, where he provides professional services to a diverse group of clients. Arun is also Owner and Lead Instructor at UltimQuest Knowledge Inc. He has been delivering corporate training on improving governance, ethics, internal control, performance measurement and related topics. He provides live and online training through CPA bodies across Canada and Bermuda. Arun served for several years on the Board for HealthForce Ontario Marketing and Recruitment Agency, and was also Chair of the Finance and Audit Committee there and for the Trillium Gift of Life Network. He has served on the CMA Ontario's Review Committee prior to the merger.