Business Accounting and Finance:

Accounting Practitioner

Sheridan Certificate

Be among the first to complete the Accounting Practitioner Certificate and become tech-savvy and job-ready with the applied skills and knowledge you need to enter a rewarding career in the industry.

Please refer to the Program Description tab for more information.

Note: The following courses have equivalencies.

  • ACCG70016 = ACCG70028.
  • ACCG70017 = ACCG70029
  • ACCG70020 = ACCG70030.

These courses are part of the Accounting Practitioner Program.

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Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Six (6) Courses

Accounting Theory and Practice 1
Course Code:
ACCG70028
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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Accounting Theory and Practice 2
Course Code:
ACCG70029
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Applied Accounting for Business
Course Code:
ACCG70030
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Business Integration Level 1
Course Code:
BUSM70028
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Computerized Accounting System
Course Code:
APPL70073
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Fundamentals of Tax Preparation
Course Code:
ACCG70031
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

Program Summary (PDF)

ON CAMPUS AND BLENDED DELIVERY

With a lucrative job market in Canada for system-savvy, competent and business-minded accounting practitioners, the knowledge and skills gained in this program can lead to rewarding entry-level career opportunities in the industry.

This certificate program provides a solid foundation in accounting concepts and principles and an early introduction to the integrated systems used by businesses of all sizes. Become tech savvy and job ready with applied skills and knowledge you need to add value to any organization. 

21st century skills are embedded, including digital literacy, collaboration and critical thinking.

For curriculum and program-related guidance, please contact ruxandra.dunn@sheridancollege.ca.

Become tech-savvy and job-ready with the applied skills and knowledge you need to enter a rewarding career in accounting. The Accounting Practitioner program prepares you for many diverse and in-demand careers.

Sample job titles

  • Accounts Receivable Administrator
  • Accounts Payable Administrator
  • Cost  Accountant
  • Payroll Accountant
  • Tax Accountant
  • Inventory Costing Analyst