Pearson London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Level 1 Certificate in Book-keeping(VRQ)

Pearson London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Level 1 Certificate in Book-keeping(VRQ)


The Pearson London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) International Qualifications are recognized by universities, governments and professional bodies such as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), giving you the opportunity to study further.

The qualifications are offered at different levels so you can start at the point that is most appropriate to your current knowledge and experience without feeling pressured. As work-related qualifications, they give you the knowledge and skills to actually do the job, which is why they are trusted and valued by employers world-wide. All qualifications bearing the LCCIIQ logo carry employer credibility.

Under Pearson LCCI Level 1 Certificate in Book-Keeping, candidates are taught about handling cash and credit journals, reconciling bank details, handling petty cash and customers records as well as understanding relevant GST issues.

Course Outline
1. The Accounting Equation and the basis of double-entry book-keeping
2. Recording transactions through double entry
3. Balancing accounts
4. Purchases/Sales/Returns
5. The Ledger: its subdivision
6. Day Books
7. Bank facilities/methods of payment or receipt of money
8. Cash Book and cash discount
9. Bank reconciliation
10. Petty Cash Book and the Imprest System
11. Trial Balance
12. Adjusting for accruals and prepayments in the final accounts
13. Depreciation of fixed assets
14. The entries relating to bad debts
15. The Journal
16. Capital and revenue expenditure
17. Errors in the accounts and their correction
18. Effect of Profit (or Loss) and drawings upon capital
19. Trading and Profit and Loss Accounts
20. The Balance Sheet
21. Control Accounts an introduction

Entry Requirements
Language Proficiency: Pass in English at Secondary 2 Level or Equivalent
Minimum Age: 16 years

Course Details:
Option 1: Weekday schedule – Wednesday & Friday from 7.00 pm to 9.30 pm

Module No. of Sessions (Hours) Start Date End Date
Level 1 Certificate in Book-keeping 18 sessions (45 hours) 06 March 2019 10 May 2019
 Level 1 Certificate in Book-keeping


18 sessions (45 hours)         12 June 2019        14 Aug 2019

Course Duration
Option 2:

  • Date To Be Revised


Module No. of Sessions (Hours) Start Date End Date
 Book-keeping  To be revised  –  –


Mode of Delivery

Course Outcome

Awarding Body: Pearson

Graduation Requirements
Candidates must fulfill at least 75% course attendance requirements to sit for examinations. To obtain the certificate, students need to obtain at least a Pass grade in their examinations.

Grading System

Results Grading
50% – 59% Pass
60% – 74% Pass with Credit
75% and above Pass with Distinction


Mode of Examination
Written Examination:
The time allowance for the examination is 2.5 hours
There will be 4 questions on the examination paper
All of the questions will be compulsory
Each question will carry equal marks

Answer formats
The answers required will be predominantly of a quantitative nature but candidates will be expected to demonstrate their understanding of the subject at an appropriate level.

Course Fee
Registration Fee:$50

Course Fee:$400

Material Fee:$80

Examination Fee: $200

Total Course Fees = $730

2 Instalments Plan:
1st Payment: $365 upon enrolment
2nd Payment: $365

*eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

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