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Credit Controller / Assistant Bookkeeper



  • Introduction to PC*
  • Windows*
  • Word Processing*
  • Spreadsheets*
  • General Office Practice*
  • Introduction to Business Accounting (FMI)**
  • Principles of Credit Control*
  • Practical Bookkeeping 1 (FMI)**
  • Practical Bookkeeping 2 (FMI)**


All modules are compulsory and must be passed. 

*Formative Assessments are undertaken and the highest grade achieved in Formative Assessment is retained. The final grade is based on the Summative Assessment only. A maximum of one (1) additional supplementary assessment opportunity is provided for the Summative Assessment, which will be charged for.

**Formative Assessments are for practice purposes in order to prepare for the Summative Assessment. The final grade is based on the Summative Assessment only. A supplementary Summative Assessment opportunity is available and will be charged for.

Membership and Assessment fees to FMI will be charged separately.



Assertive | Methodical | Efficient | Logical



  • Ability to operate effectively in the workplace using a number of Windows-based end-user applications
  • Ability to implement the principles of controlling credit within a business
  • Ability to record income and receipts
  • Ability to make and record payments
  • Ability to prepare ledger balances and an initial trial balance
  • Ability to maintain financial records and prepare general ledger accounts
  • Ability to perform VAT calculations and complete returns
  • Ability to records business transactions




On successful completion the Learner will be issued:

An Assistant Bookkeeper Skills Programme with a total of 38 credits on NQF L4/5 from FASSET SETA.

A Boston Short Learning Programme Credit Controller/ Assistant Bookkeeper including eligibility ito RPL for a total of 18 Higher Education credits on NQF L5 (HCLP1 &HCLT1) and 14 Higher Education credits on NQF L6 (HCLT2) from Boston City Campus & Business College.



On successful completion the Learner may apply for admission with advanced placement to an accredited Boston Higher Education Programme.




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