Sage - Basic

What is special about this course?

This course gives an introduction to the world of Sage book-keeping. You should possess basic computer skills, inclduing an ability to work within Windows environment (an understanding of basic book-keeping is an advantage). You will be given the opportunity to apply some of the knowledge you gain to your own particular circumstances.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you should possess basic computer skills. An understanding of basic book-keeping is an advantage.

As a result of the course you will;

  • Understand the navigation & customising of Sage Accounts
  • Be able to customise Sage to suit your business
  • Create sales, purchase & nominal ledgers
  • Process supplier & customer transactions
  • Process nominal & journal transactions
  • Process bank transactions & bank reconciliation
  • Understand housekeeping & error corrections and the implications

How will I study my course?

  • Short course

How long will my course last?

1 Day

Where can I study my course?

  • Fort William

Start date

View the Business Course Schedule for a list of upcoming course dates. Alternatively you can call your local college centre for up to date information and to express your interest.

How much will my course cost?


What funding can I apply for?

If you already have a Skills Development Scotland Individual Learning Account (ILA) then you can enrol on a course until 30 June 2017 as long as the course commences no later than 30 September 2017.

From October 2017, the scheme is being refreshed. For more information on how to apply for a new Individual Training Account (ITA) from Skills Development Scotland, go to:

What can I do on completion of my course?

After this course, you may consider moving on to our Advanced Sage course.

Is there more information available online?

You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

Apply for Sage - Basic

To appy for this course please contact the BEST Team:


Call: 01397 874 874

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