In a world where numbers matter, make sure you are getting the best training in the industry. From manual to computerized accounting, payroll administration and financial accounting, our Bookkeeping courses will put you at the top of your field.

This program prepares you to be accountable. Keeping track of the books for companies is important. We train you to be confident and competent within a computerized accounting environment.

Get prepared for a leadership role. Bookkeepers can be confident in managing projects and divisions with their knowledge of HR process and payroll administration as well as management accounting.

Learn with our industry professionals – CPAs, bookkeepers and HR professionals will all be teaching our courses. See the world of opportunity in small and large companies, or see the possibility of how to branch out into your own bookkeeping company.

Get ready to take on employment as a bookkeeper, payroll administrator, assistant controller, accounts receivable/payable supervisor and many other exciting opportunities.

This Certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to set up and maintain a complete set of financial records for small and medium enterprises. Focusing on bookkeeping and computerized business environments, students will learn from seasoned business instructors and CPAs in their academic journey.


  • A complete Manitoba Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Consumer/Essential Math 40S or equivalent

English is the language of instruction at Assiniboine. All applicants educated outside of Canada or in a country not on the test exempt list are expected to meet the English language proficiency requirement. See assiniboine.net/elp for more information. 

Careers & Connections


Focusing on bookkeeping and computerized business environments, graduates will be well positioned to take on employment as bookkeepers, accounts receivable/payable supervisors, administrative assistants, payroll administrators, office managers, budget coordinators and assistant controllers.


Graduates may apply their coursework towards membership and certification through Canadian bookkeeping associations.

Tools & Supplies

You benefit from industry networking and guest speakers and attend classes in computer labs, regular classrooms and lecture theatre. This program uses online learning resources and instructional resources.

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Courses & Costs

Tuition, fees and Students’ Association fees total approximately $4,323. Estimated cost for books and supplies is $1,000.

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All fees are estimated and are subject to change without notice.

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