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06 Jul
AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping Level 1 (Remote)
FREE
09:30 - 12 Aug 16:00 Distance Learning

This course provides an introduction to book-keeping practices and will teach you all you need to know about maintaining accurate records; including how to complete financial documents, record cash and credit transactions, understand petty cash systems and much more.

Assessment method:

Candidates will be required to complete one externally set computer-based test. This will consist of a number of practical tasks. The duration of this is 1 hour and 30 minutes.

The qualification:

This qualification is aimed at adults who want to develop skills and knowledge required for working in the accounting sector. The AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping offers students at Level 1 the opportunity to develop practical bookkeeping skills. This qualification may help students to move on to further study in either accountancy or bookkeeping with AAT, offer a route into employment or be of interest to those already in employment.

Course structure:

Understand the role of the bookkeeper

  • Duties and responsibilities of a bookkeeper
  • Ways to keep information confidential
  • Importance of working with accuracy

Understand financial transactions

  • The buying and selling process
  • Basic bookkeeping terminology
  • The dual effect of transactions

Process customer and supplier transactions

  • Prepare sales invoices and credit notes
  • Check purchase invoices and credit notes
  • Record sales and purchase invoices and credit notes in the books of prime entry
  • Identify outstanding amounts for individual customers and suppliers

Process receipts and payments

  • Enter receipts and payments into a cash book
  • Use the cash book to calculate closing amounts of cash in hand and cash in the bank
  • Check the closing amount of cash in the bank against the closing balance on the bank statement

On successful completion of the course learners will achieve the AAT Access Award in Book-Keeping level 1.

This course runs Mondays and Wednesdays for 6 weeks

For further information about this course contact Starting Point on 01744 698800 or email info@thestartingpoint.org.

06 Jul
Introduction to the Principles of Manual Handling
Members: £15.00 + VAT
Non-members: £20.00 + VAT
10:00 - 11:00 Remote Seminar

This one hour webinar is designed to give you a better understanding of manual handling techniques and the legislation surrounding them.

The training is designed to ensure that you are given the maximum possible practical training relevant to your role in the workplace.

This webinar is presented by: St Helens Chamber

For more information or to reserve your place call 01744 742091 or email events@sthelenschamber.com.



07 Jul
Email Marketing
Members: £15.00 + VAT
Non-members: £20.00 + VAT
10:00 - 11:00 Remote Seminar

During this 1 hour webinar, delegates will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to email marketing
  • Explore how to create and effective email marketing campaign
  • Look at how businesses use email marketing to promote their products and services

This webinar will be delivered via Google Meet (Access to Google Chrome would be preferred for this)

This webinar is presented by: St Helens Chamber

For more information or to reserve your place call 01744 742091 or email events@sthelenschamber.com.

 

08 Jul
The Real World of Clean Growth Business Funding
FREE
10:00 - 12:00 Remote Seminar

Fund your clean and green mission

Run by Clean Growth UK’s North Hub, Liverpool John Moores University, in partnership with St Helens Chamber.

The one thing that has the power to accelerate your green business ambitions more than anything is funding.

Whether it’s crowdfunding, government grants, private equity investment or debt financing, what works for one business might not work for another. How do you decide what’s right for you?

Designed for businesses in our North Hub, this FREE workshop will help you identify the right kind of funding for your business.

With two streams – start-up and next-level growth – you’ll get advice and support that’s tailored to you and delivered by two Clean Growth UK Strategic Advisers. You can submit your funding questions in advance so that they get covered on the day.

The workshop will cover all aspects of business funding, including recent developments related to the Covid-19 crisis.

Work-stream 1: Startup Funding and Seed Capital

Delivered by Clive Bonny of Strategic Management Partners. Clive provides due diligence advice, intellectual property protection and networking support to enable fundraisers to improve their investability.

Work-stream 2: Growth Funding

Delivered by Lawrie Chandler of Edale Investments, an FCA regulated investment business and practitioner that helps firms access growth capital or cash flow improvement.

Run by Clean Growth UK’s North Hub, Liverpool John Moores University, in partnership with St Helens Chamber.

Book now to secure your place!

For more information or to reserve your place call 01744 742028 or email events@sthelenschamber.com.

09 Jul
Introduction to the Principles of COSHH
Members: £15.00 + VAT
Non-members: £20.00 + VAT
10:00 - 11:00 Remote Seminar

This one hour webinar is designed for those responsible for the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) at work, as well as employees who use hazardous substances in manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and offices.

Benefits:

• Identify the hazards associated with different substances
• Identify the risks and controls available to deal with substances
• Know what to expect from COSHH assessment

This webinar is presented by: St Helens Chamber

For more information or to reserve your place call 01744 742091 or email events@sthelenschamber.com.

 

14 Jul
Virtual Business Breakfast
Members: FREE
Non-members: £20.00 + VAT
09:00 - 10:00 Remote Networking

As the Chamber continues to develop an online networking schedule for our members, we're delighted to bring our online Business Breakfast. This is a great opportunity to promote your business, raise your profile and meet new contacts online.

Free for Chamber Members.

Not a member? Try your first event for free and talk to us about membership!

For more information or to reserve your place call 01744 742091 or email events@sthelenschamber.com.


14 Jul
Marketing Branding
Members: £15.00 + VAT
Non-members: £20.00 + VAT
10:00 - 11:00 Remote Seminar

During this 1 hour webinar, delegates will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction into branding
  • Explore the main considerations when creating a brand
  • Look at how businesses create powerful brands for their promotional activities

This webinar will be delivered via Google Meet (Access to Google Chrome would be preferred for this)

For further information about this course contact the events team on 01744 742028 or email events@sthelenschamber.com

16 Jul
Clickworks - Virtual Digital & Creative Hub
FREE
16:30 - 18:00 Clickworks

From sharing ideas with fellow marketers, linking up with with another creative team or just simply growing your network, Virutal Digital & Creative Hub networking event provides ample opportunities to grow relationships and build opportunities.

Whether you are working in a digital or creative role in a large company, are part of a local digital or creative agency, or work on a freelance basis, this event is for you.

This FREE, informal virtual networking event is open to Members and non-Members alike.

Access to Zoom is required for this event. Joining instructions will be sent after booking.

Visit our site at: www.clickworks.info

22 Jul
Improve Your Organisational Performance
Members: £15.00 + VAT
Non-members: £20.00 + VAT
10:00 - 11:00 Remote Seminar

The FLOW ZONE is that magic moment where it all comes together and you’re in the zone. More productive, more energy, where your thinking and decision making come together in frightening precision leaving yourself and others amazed.

During this 1 hour webinar, delegates will cover the following topics:

  • Shift your Mindset
  • Learn to recognise characteristics of FLOW
  • Be twice as productive in FLOW

Using Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi paradigm we learn how to become more productive via emotional intelligence.

This webinar is presented by: Pain Point Coach via Zoom

For more information or to reserve your place call 01744 742091 or email events@sthelenschamber.com.

 

22 Jul
Be Your Own Boss
FREE
18:00 - 20:00 ONLINE SESSION

Whether you have a great idea for a business or are tired of the day-to-day grind, at some point many of us think of becoming our own boss. If you have an idea for a business why not see if we can help you turn it into a reality?

Our ‘Be Your Own Boss’ events are designed to give you the information you need to decide whether starting and running a business is for you. It’s informal, free and the best way to find out everything you need to start your own business.

Book your free place online now or call us on 01744 742091 for more information.


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