Sage 50 Accounts Onsite Training

Onsite training at our/your premises; whichever suits you.


Our Sage 50 Accounts training caters for all users whether at a beginner, intermediate or advanced level. We understand that not every business is the same, so our onsite training is a flexible option to suit your requirement. Prior to your Sage 50 Accounts onsite training session, you can speak directly with the trainer to plan the course content, discuss any special areas of emphasis and your desired outcome.

Onsite training can be booked as full day or half day sessions.

Onsite Training: 1-2-1 or with colleagues
Benefits of onsite training:
  • Focus on areas most relevant to your company
  • Discuss features/functionality in more depth and complete confidentiality
  • Save money and limit downtime by having our trainer come to you
  • Train on the same version of the software that you own
  • Have training on your own data or demo data

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Why book Sage Accounts training with Advantage Services?

Benefits & assurance of expertise:

  • 10 days free telephone support to cover any usage queries of the software
  • Certification - receive a certificate for the training you have completed
  • Experts - our trainers have successfully completed full training programs on Sage Accounts
  • Experience - we've been the leading Sage Partner provider of training every year since 2006
  • Sage Platinum Partner - recognition from Sage UK for our outstanding customer service
  • We use the software - Sage 50 Accounts is used in our own business, our support team are excellent and 1000s of customers choose our support service for Sage Accounts, Payroll and HR. Feel free to request a quote for support with us

1 - Sage 50 Accounts Bespoke Training

Training can be tailored to your business requirements so you can pick and choose the topic areas/features you'd like to focus on, whether onsite, in our classroom or remotely. Our advisors will be able to determine the amount of time that should be allocated for the training session.

  • Chart of Accounts
  • Nominal ledger and reporting
  • Budgeting
  • Set up of Customer and Supplier accounts
  • Sales and Purchase invoices
  • Bank- receiving and paying
  • Bank reconciliation
  • VAT
  • Reporting
  • Fixed assets
  • Credit control
  • Project costing
  • Stock/Product
  • Purchase/Sales Order Processing
  • Foreign trade/currency
  • Year End Routines
  • Accruals and Prepayments
  • Charity features
  • CIS
  • Report Designer (additional charges may apply)

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2 - Sage 50 Accounts Set Course Training

We have 6 set courses for Sage 50 Accounts training and these structured training courses can be adapted as you need. Take this as a guideline and add or remove topics as you need. If you require any advice or assistance, please contact us on 0330 335 0011 to speak with an advisor.

Sage 50 Accounts - Stage One - 1 day course
  • Be familiar with the Sage 50 Accounts user interface
  • Password protection and user access restriction
  • Financial year settings, and setting up tax codes
  • Create, amend and delete nominal accounts
  • Create bank, cash and credit card accounts
  • The Chart of Accounts, and how to amend it
  • Create departments
  • Create, amend and delete customer and supplier accounts
  • Enter opening balances for nominal, customer and supplier accounts
Sage 50 Accounts - Stage Two - 2 day course
  • Enter supplier invoices and credit notes
  • Post supplier payments including printing remittance advices, cheques and e-banking
  • Create and print service invoices and credit notes for customers
  • Post customer receipts and payments
  • Manage the sales ledger, including disputing invoices
  • Deal with contra entries
  • Posting bank and cash transactions
  • Recurring entries
  • Interrogate data using searches and filters to enable more accurate reporting
  • Check and safeguard data using backups
  • Correct errors
  • Post and correct journal entries
  • Process customer payments and supplier refunds
  • Setup foreign currency orders and produce a foreign currency service invoice

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Sage 50 Accounts - Stage Three - 2 day course
  • Perform a bank reconciliation
  • Manage credit control, including reports, statements and overdue letters
  • Manage and forecast your cash flow
  • Write off bad debts and perform a VAT reclaim
  • Set up the fixed asset register, post depreciation journals and dispose of fixed assets
  • Post prepayments and accruals
  • Produce financial reports, including the profit & loss report and balance sheet
  • Set budget information and use departments for additional analysis
  • Produce, check and submit a VAT Return
  • Prepare for, and run the year end routine
  • Integrate Sage 50 Accounts with Microsoft Office
Sage 50 Accounts - Stage Four - 2 day course
  • Plan and maintain stock records, post opening balances and record adjustments
  • Set up multiple delivery addresses for your company, your customers and suppliers
  • Purchase order cycle, know how to process from entry to delivery and match and post invoices to orders
  • Product pricing and discount structures
  • Sales order cycle, know how to process from entry to despatch and link to other areas of Sage 50 Accounts Professional
  • Stock takes, process stock adjustments and deal with stock returns and stock month end journals
  • Bill of Materials function to assemble finished goods from stocked components
  • Produce product invoices and credit notes
  • Produce quotes and pro forma invoices
  • Produce repeat invoices using recurring transactions, skeletons and duplicates
  • Stock year end and make global changes
  • Produce foreign currency orders, create foreign currency price lists and generate Intrastat reports

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Sage 50 Accounts Report Design - 1 day course
  • Create new reports using the report wizard, amend fixed reports, select variables, sort information and amend the page layout
  • Insert calculations into a report and change the presentation of information
  • Improve presentation by adding sub-totals and grand totals
  • Add filters to a report to select specific information
  • Split debits and credits and produce meaningful transaction totals
  • Selection filters, advanced filters and advanced criteria
  • Create overdue account letters and sales promotions using specific criteria and expressions
  • Amend an existing invoice, letter or order layout

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Sage 50 Accounts Charity Features - ½ day course
  • SOFA Report
  • Gift Aiding
  • P & l by fund
  • Funding
  • Unrestricted fund
  • Restricted fund
  • Endowments
  • Departments for charities
  • Reports for charities
  • Projects- if you're using Sage 50 Accounts Plus or Professional you will have the project costing module. Many charities use this module to monitor and report on all monies (inc funds) involved in any particular event

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Consultancy and Other Services - Could we help with more than just your training?

Purchasing training might not be exactly what you need, and that's OK. We provide consultancy and other services to help review your current systems, advise on steps to take to improve processes and outline any training that is required. Sometimes software isn't configured as best it could be for your business' needs, getting your software setup correctly is an important consideration; it can save you a lot of time and speed up your working. It might be that you require additional or even different software altogether to improve your efficiency. Training on your current setup, if it's not right for you, might not give you the result you need. Have a look at the services we provide below, they might be better suited to your requirement:

  • Consultancy - get expert advice on your current systems & processes. Contact us.
  • System & Business Review - More info
  • Accountancy Services - we're accountants and offer a range of services - More info
  • Sage Software Developers - our add-ons & custom solutions give Sage more functionality - More info
  • Support - we're the UK's top Sage 50 Support Partner & you could benefit from our services - More info
Consultancy

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