Intuit QuickBooks 2015

140 Hours / Access Length: 12 Months / Delivery: Online, Self-Paced

Course Overview:

This course will be discontinued on October 7th, 2019.   No further enrollments will be allowed.


QuickBooks is one of the most powerful tools you will use in managing your business. In addition to being a robust bookkeeping program, QuickBooks is a management tool. When set up and used properly, QuickBooks allows you to track and manage income, expenses, bank accounts, receivables, inventory, job costs, fixed assets, payables, loans, payroll, billable time, and equity in your company. It also provides you with detailed reports that are essential to making good business decisions. Throughout this course, you will learn in detail about the features in QuickBooks.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to use QuickBooks to:

  • open an existing set of books for a sample business.
  • create a new set of books for an example business.
  • edit the account list to add, and edit account titles.
  • create customer and supplier accounts.
  • create purchase orders and handle invoices and bills received.
  • create sales orders and invoices for sales to customers.
  • receive payments from customers.
  • perform banking operations.
  • maintain an employee list.
  • discuss the concepts of producing a payroll from an accounting program.

Students will need a copy of QuickBooks Pro 2015 in order to follow along with this course.

This course can help you prepare to take the QuickBooks Certified User certification exam. After passing the exam, you become an Intuit QuickBooks Certified User, which validates your QuickBooks knowledge.

Course Outline:

Lesson 1: Introducing Quickbooks

Lesson 2: Managing Expenses

Lesson 3: Sales and Income

Lesson 4: More Customer Transactions and Reports

Lesson 5: Bank Reconciliation and Bank Transactions

Lesson 6: Reports

Lesson 7: Customizing Quickbooks

Lesson 8: Tracking Inventory

Lesson 9: Billable Time and Costs

Lesson 10: Payroll Setup and Processing

Lesson 11: Setting Up a Company File, Adjustments, and Year-end Procedures

All necessary materials are included.


This course can help you prepare to take the QuickBooks Certified User certification exam. After passing the exam, you become an Intuit QuickBooks Certified User, which validates your QuickBooks knowledge.

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.
Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
Web Browser Settings:
  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.

** Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated. Software is not included with the purchase of the course, unless otherwise specified. Students are responsible for the purchase and installation of the necessary course software. **