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Accounting Technician

About the Program

The Online Accounting Technician program from Centre for Distance Education (CD-ED) provides the technical skills, relevant experience and ongoing support it takes to pursue a rewarding accounting career, with the convenience and flexibility of online training.  The online accounting and bookkeeping course is completed in 52 weeks.

The program is led by knowledgeable accounting professionals with years of experience working in the field. As a student, you get the up-to-date skills modern employers look for through a blend of tutorials, step-by-step assignments and hands-on application. Each subject is covered in a variety of ways to ensure you relate to the material, no matter your learning style. Learn your way, in the comfort of your own home.  Graduates of this program feel confident and fully prepared to take on the challenges of a rewarding career in accounting. 

Career Opportunities

Accounting Technicians maintain complete sets of books, keep records of accounts, verify the procedures used for recording financial transactions, and provide personal bookkeeping services. As a professional in this field you may be employed throughout the private and public sector. Successful graduates may find work in a variety of positions, including:

  • Accounting Technician
  • Bookkeeper
  • Bookkeeping Clerk
  • Financial Officer
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Office Clerk

CD-ED has provided Canadians with top quality online learning and career support services for over 20 years, helping thousands of Canadians realize their career potential by removing barriers to their education.  Our online learning model offers one-on-one instructor support, live student services and online personal support resources, and freedom and flexibility to fit your lifestyle. You choose how and when to organize your schooling schedule in a way that suits your needs.

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