Bookkeepers

(NOC 1231)
+18.68%
 

Requirement

You must have a high school diploma.

You must finish a college program in accounting, bookkeeping or a related field or two years (first level) of a recognized professional accounting program (such as Chartered Accounting or Certified General Accounting), or a combination of courses in accounting or bookkeeping plus several years' experience as a financial or accounting clerk.

With additional training, you may move up the ranks to become an accountant.

Many recent entrants have a community college diploma.

Degrees Associated with This Career

Certificate
Diploma
Bachelor

Useful Experience/Skills

Computer literacy
Income tax law
Government forms
Accounting

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Business
Math
Computer-related courses
English

Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Accounting Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Accounting Bachelor; Honours
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Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Business - Accounting Diploma
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triOS College (Hamilton Campus)
Hamilton, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Accounting and Payroll Specialist Diploma; Co-op
Accounting and Payroll Administrator Diploma; Co-op
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triOS College (Kitchener Campus)
Kitchener, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Accounting and Payroll Specialist Diploma; Co-op
Accounting and Payroll Administrator Diploma; Co-op
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triOS College (London Campus)
London, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Accounting and Payroll Specialist Diploma; Co-op
Accounting and Payroll Administrator Diploma; Co-op
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Modified on May 15, 2012