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ICB Technical Webinar - Health and Wellbeing Part 1

Webinar, Online
22nd August, 2017

Join ICB for our first of three webinars on Health and Wellbeing.

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Content:

  • Bookkeepers often get stressed about amounts that don't fit..... should you worry?
  • What is a "material" amount that you need to get an answer on?
  • What is an "immaterial" amount or transaction and what do you do with it in the accounts?
  • When is it a tax agent decision and when can you make a judgement about it?

Cost: Free for Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 26th April 2016, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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ICB Health and Wellbeing Webinar: Part 2

Webinar, Online
26th September, 2017

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for our Health and Wellbeing webinar on maintaining balance.

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Content:

In our everyday lives we all have demands made upon us and expectations to meet.
This three-part webinar series is designed to encourage you to look around you to help identify the warning signs that it’s maybe getting all too much.
How to identify what can trigger stress, anxiety and depression and some practical tips on how to manage when those triggers occur.

Session 2: Maintaining Balance - How do we ensure that we stay well and Balanced?

Join us for this all encompassing webinar.

Cost: Free for Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 26th September 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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ICB Technical Webinar - All Things Employment - Superannuation

Webinar, Online
5th October, 2017

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for the fifth in our series of Webinars on the Employment Cycle.

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Content:

  • Thresholds/SS/industry and super/unpaid super/superstream
  • My Super - default fund and Superchoice Form
  • Super rates - 9.5% until 2021
  • Small Business Superannuation Clearing House/Software Providers/Other Cleaaring Houses
  • Superstream (April 16) - Self Managed Funds/Superstream for Directors
  • Troubleshooting Super Payments/Late Payments - Charge Statement

Cost: Free for Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 5th October 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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ICB Technical Webinar - All Things Employment - Entitlements and Conditions

Webinar, Online
17th October, 2017

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for the sixth in our series of webinars on the Employment Cycle

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Content:

  • NES - understanding the award/agreement/bookkeeper obligations/who receives/full time, partime, casual/best practice/public holidays
  • AL & Leave loading – calculating AL/common issues/leave loading eg.retail award/shutdown & AL/cashing out/excessive AL/leave in Advance/paying AL
  • Personal/Carers leave – medical certificate/entitlement/calculation/unpaid careers leave
  • TIL – definition/calculation and example of TIL
  • Compassionate leave - definition
  • RDO – definition/calculation/example
  • LSL – definition/state based differences/example of calculation/portable LSL

Cost: Free for Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 17th October 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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ICB Health and Wellbeing Webinar: Part 3

Webinar, Online
24th October, 2017

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for our Health and Wellbeing Webinar on what happens when the scales are tipped.

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Content:

In our everyday lives we all have demands made upon us and expectations to meet. This three-part webinar series is designed to encourage you to look around you to help identify the warning signs that it’s maybe getting all too much.

We will explore how to identify what can trigger stress, anxiety and depression and cover some practical tips on how to manage when these triggers occur.

The Final Session: Beyond Balance - What happens when the scales are tipped?

Cost: Free for Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 24th October 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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ICB Termination Workshops

Workshops, Multi-locations
Multi-date

Workshops, Multi-locations: Join ICB for a half-day workshop covering all things Terminations.

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Content:

  • Resignation
  • Dismissal
  • ETP
  • Redundancy

Click here for more detailed agenda information.

 

Cost: $143.00 inc GST

Please note this is an ICB Member Only event.

 

Workshops, Multi-locations:

  • Perth
    25th October 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
    26th October 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Sydney
    31st October 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
    1st November 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Brisbane
    1st November 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
    2nd November 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Adelaide
    3rd November 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Melbourne
    13th November 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm
    14th November 2017, 9:00am - 12:30pm OR 1:30pm - 5:00pm

For more information on locations, please click here.

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ICB Technical Webinar - All Things Employment - Pay Cycle

Webinar, Online
16th November, 2017

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for the seventh in our 9 part series of Webinars on the Employment Cycle.

Event Details

Content:

  • Medical Certificates
  • Timesheets
  • Pay Run
  • Authority to make Payments
  • Payslips
  • Reporting

Join us for this informative series of Webinars on the Employment Cycle

Cost: Free for Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 16th November 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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ICB Technical Webinar - All Things Employment - Unusual Pays

Webinar, Online
21st November, 2017

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for the eighth in our 9 part series of Webinars on the Employment Cycle.

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Content:

We will look at topics such as:

  • Employee Reimbursement
  • Severe Weather
  • Older Employees
  • Notice and Final Pay
  • Christmas Shutdowns
  • Unfair Dismissal Compensation
  • Court Judgement
  • Death of an Employee
  • LAFHA

Cost: Free for ICB Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 21st November, 2017
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ICB Technical Webinar - All Things Employment - Ending Employment

Webinar, Online
5th December, 2017

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for the last in our 9 part webinar series on the Employment Cycle.

Event Details

Content:

We look at topics such as:

  • Terminations Overview
  • How to do Termination
  • Serious Misconduct
  • ETP Examples
  • Redundancy
  • Employee over 65

Cost: Free for ICB Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 5th December 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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ICB Technical Webinar - Terminations

Webinar, Online
Multi-date

Webinar, Online: Join ICB as we explore Termination exercises in specific software programs throughout this series of four webinars.

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Termination of employment is when an employee's employment with an employer ends.

Employment can end for many different reasons. However it ends, it's important to follow the rules about dismissal, notice and final pay.

Join us to review the different rules and how to proceed in software.

This series of four uses each software program to explore how to process terminations.

Cost: Free for Members of ICB, $55 for Student and Educator Members

Webinar Online:

  • MYOB
    17th November 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Register

 

  • Xero
    28th November 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Register

 

  • Intuit
    30th November 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Register

 

  • Reckon
    1st December 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Register
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Understanding Financial Reports - including Non Reporting entities

Classroom, Perth
Multi-dates

Classroom, Perth: Perfect for the business owner and bookkeeper who just wants to know where the business is heading and how to read and use the financial reports effectively. Finance Officers and Bookkeepers will gain confidence and understanding when preparing reports for outside entities such as not for profit boards, government funding agencies, banks and directors.

Event Details

Content:

  • Identify, validate and report key data
  • Know your business worth (reading your Balance Sheet)
  • Know your business performance (reading the Profit and Loss)
  • What Cash was generated (Cash Flow Statement)
  • Analyse and understand the financial reports, including non reporting entities requirements
  • How to present financial reports to stakeholders

Cost: $265

This course is run from 9am to 2.30pm on one day. 

Classroom Balcatta, Perth:

  • 20th November 2017

NB: This course is also available self-paced, to start any time and can be undertaken as an accredited unit of study as Wiseclick is a registered training organisation!

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Learn Calxa in a Day

Classroom, Multi-locations
Multi-dates

Classroom, Multi-locations: 1 day training course. Learn how to set up your budgets and reports, and discover the right terminology, settings and key reports to help you manage your organisation.

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Classroom training course to kick-starting your budgets and understanding the flexibility of Calxa. Complete your learning on making full use of the potential of the software.

Full day training course runs from 9:00am - 5:00pm.

Cost: $499.00

Classroom, Multi-locations:

  • Sydney
    19th October 2017
    23rd November 2017

  • Canberra
    21st November 2017

  • Perth
    25th October 2017
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Budgets and Cashflow Management

Classroom, Perth
Multi-dates

Classroom, Perth: Knowing what is due and having your funds available takes away an enormous amount fo stress from all involved, debt dollector, bookkeeper, finance officer, business owner, directors and accountant alike.

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Content:

  • Planning - timeframes, deadlines and objects
  • Know who to involve• Use your resources correctly
  • Understand the different types of budgets
  • The budget process
  • Formatting your budget
  • Reading your budget – Actuals Vs Budget
  • Contingency planning
  • Knowing the benefits of effective cashflow management
  • Reviewing and analysing cash
  • Know how to use software in the budgeting process

Cost: $265

9am to 2.30pm. 1 single day.

Classroom, Perth:

  • 27th September 2017
  • 27th November 2017

NB: This course is also available self-paced, to start any time and can be undertaken as an accredited unit of study as Wiseclick is a registered training organisation!

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Xero Accounting & Xero Payroll

Classroom, Multi-locations
Multi-dates

Classroom, Multi-locations: This 1 day course is designed to provide skills and knowledge which will allow participants to effectively use the Xero software package.

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Content:

Xero Accounting

  • Xero Overview
  • Using Xero as a cash book
  • Accounts receivable & payable
  • Private use adjustments
  • Export sales
  • Capital purchases in Xero
  • Customise Xero invoices and Xero template emails
  • Create quotes in Xero
  • Create items to manage inventory and services
  • BAS preparation using Xero
  • Journals and GST transactions in Xero

Xero Payroll

  • Payroll Setup and configuration settings
  • Setting up employees in Xero
  • Manage the pay run in Xero
  • Add allowances
  • Paying a bonus in Xero
  • Adding net deductions to employees payroll
  • Setup employee portal for Xero
  • Process annual leave and personal - sick leave in Xero
  • Superannuation setup in Xero
  • Preparing IAS/BAS in Xero
  • Validate end of year payroll information
  • Issue payment summaries in Xero

Cost: $399

This course is run as a full day course, from 9:00am - 4:00pm

Classroom, Multi-locations:

  • Adelaide
    28th September, 2017
  • Perth
    17th October, 2017
    15th November 2017
    12th December 2017

This course is also available self-paced, online, to start anytime.

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MYOB Bookkeeping

Classroom, Multi-locations
Multi-dates

Classroom, Multi-locations: The Certificate in MYOB Bookkeeping training course is designed to provide skills and knowledge which will allow participants to enter and maintain your accounting data as well as ensure a streamlined process to transfer information to your Accountant's system.

Event Details

Content:

Accounting

  • Create a new business data file and enter opening balances
  • Correctly set up and edit the chart of accounts in MYOB
  • Understanding the GST and correctly set up to complete the BAS using MYOB
  • Set up customers and suppliers
  • Use the Bank Register to enter transactions
  • Import bank statements from your online bank account such as credit card in MYOB
  • Set up inventory and stock controlUnderstand the basic accounting concepts and terminology
  • Reconcile the bank account and credit card statements, export ABA files to your bank
  • Run trial balance and reportsDepreciationCustomise accounting documents
  • Reporting and graphsUnderstand the GST & BAS link process and lodging BAS
  • Reconcile your BAS lodgements to MYOB
  • Verify and validate data for corruption and data entry errors
  • Use job codes and department tracking in MYOB
  • Year end procedure in MYOB including rolling over your data file
  • Import and export customers and other information in MYOB

Payroll

  • Set up the company file and employees including prior accruals
  • Load the current tax tablesSet up payroll categories
  • Maintain employee entitlements, allowances and superannuation contributions
  • Manage employer payroll expensesPay employees (casual, part time and full time)
  • Process adjustments
  • Print and email pay cheques and payslips
  • Create EFT files to pay employees for electronic direct deposit
  • Report payroll for Business Activity Statement (monthly and quarterly)
  • Use reports to report PAYG withholdingPay your tax liability to the ATO
  • Validate end-of-year payroll information and print payment summaries (group certificates)

Cost: $699

This course is run as a 2 day course, from 9:00am - 4:00pm

Classroom, Multi-locations:

  • Adelaide
    5th & 6th October, 2017
  • Perth
    18th & 19th October, 2017
    14th & 15th November, 2017
    12th & 13th December

This course is also available self-paced, online, to start anytime.

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TASA Course

Classroom, VIC
Multi-dates

Classroom, VIC: This course covers the legislative requirements of the TASA Act which will enable anyone registering or already registered as BAS Agents with the Tax Practitioners Board to meet these requirements.

Event Details

Content:

  • Relevant Qualifications and Experience required for registration
  • Code of Professional Conduct for BAS agents (14 commonly accepted principles grouped under 5 core categories)
  • What constitutes a BAS service as defined in the act
  • Definitions within the Act
  • Company Registration requirements
  • Consequences regarding breaches of the Act

Prerequisites: Certificate IV in Accounting or Bookkeeping

Suitable for already registered BAS agents that have been directed by the TPB to undertake this course, and anyone wanting to update their existing Certificate IV qualifications to obtain registration or reregistration with the TPB.

Cost: $150

Classroom, VIC:

  • Berwick
    6th November 2017, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
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Reckon One Certification

Training, Multi-locations
Multi-dates

Training, Multi-locations: Become a cloud expert and start recommending Reckon One to your clients. Reckon One certification includes modules Core, invoices & bills, time & expenses, BankData, jobs & projects, payroll. 

Event Details

Content:

  • Reckon One
  • Reckon One Certification
  • Reckon Accounts

Please follow link for more information and registration.

Cost: $55.00
8:30am - 4:30pm inc Morning Tea and Lunch

Training, Multi-locations;

NSW

  • Dubbo
    5th October, 2017
  • Port Macquarie
    11th October, 2017
  • Coffs Harbour
    12th October, 2017
  • Tamworth
    15th November, 2017
  • Armidale
    16th November, 2017
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Xero Training Course

Classroom, VIC
Multi-dates

Classroom, VIC: This course will cover Xero accounting training ranging from introduction, advanced and payroll features of the software package.

Event Details

Content:

Broaden your computerised accounting skills to include Xero.

  • Setting up, processing, reconciliations and producing the reports you need.

 

Cost: $390

Classroom, VIC:

  • Frankston
    Fridays; 24th November 2017 - 1st December 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm
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Excel Training Courses

Excel Courses, Online
Multi-dates

Excel Courses, Online: Understand, Edit, Create and more with spreadsheets in this set of 9 Online Excel Courses designed to take you from Beginner to Advanced.

Event Details

Content:

  • Open and Understand Spreadsheets
  • Creating and Editing Spreadsheets
  • Formulas, functions and formatting
  • Viewing and printing
  • Charts & graphs
  • Intermediate Functions and cell referencing
  • Databases, filter/sort, named ranges
  • Pivot tables, 3D formulas, Advanced Formulas and protection
  • Goal seek, data consolidation and solver

Go from Beginner to Advanced with this set of 9 Excel Training Courses.

Cost: $199 (12 month access) or $267 (12 month access & Certificate of Completion)
NB: Lifetime access also available at extra cost.

CPE: 40 hours (equivalent to 5 days of classroom training)

Courses, Online:

  • 1st October, 2017
  • 1st November, 2017
  • 1st December, 2017
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MYOB Training Courses

MYOB Courses, Online
Multi-dates

MYOB Courses, Online: Learn how to set up the chart of accounts, opening balance, customer, supplier and invoices to daily transactions, payables, receivables, GST, Reports and BAS as well as Payroll in this series of 5 training courses.

Event Details

Content:

  • MYOB Setup and customisation
  • MYOB Daily Transactions (Sales, Purchases and Banking)
  • MYOB Bank Reconciliations
  • MYOB GST, Reporting & BAS and End of Year
  • MYOB Payroll

Cost: $249 (12 month access) or $349(12 month access & Certificate of Completion)
NB: Lifetime access to course content is also available

CPE: 32 hours (equivalent to 4 days of classroom training)

Courses, Online:

  • 1st October, 2017
  • 1st November, 2017
  • 1st December, 2017
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Xero Training Courses

Xero Courses, Online
Multi-dates

Xero Courses, Online: Learn how to set up the chart of accounts, opening balance, customer, supplier and invoices to daily transactions, payables, receivables, GST, Reports and BAS as well as Payroll in this series of 3 training courses.

Event Details

Content:

  • Xero Setup Training Course
  • Xero Daily Transactions & Reporting Training Course
  • Xero Payroll Training Course

Cost: $249 (12 months access) or $299 (12 months access & Certificate of Completion)

CPE: 24 hours (equivalent to 3 days of classroom training)

Courses, Online:

  • 1st October, 2017
  • 1st November, 2017
  • 1st December, 2017
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ACNC Webinars

Webinar, Online
Multi-date

Webinar, Online: Attend these free ACNC run Webinars covering best practice for the Not-for-Profit and Charities sectors.

Event Details

 

Below are upcoming webinars. Please visit the webpage to register.

You can also access peviously held webinars, and subscribe to email updates via this webpage.

Cost: Free

 

  • Charities and fundraising - Issues and Risks
    This webinar will examine the responsibilities of charities when fundraising. Look at how charities need to have oversight of their fundraising activities, and talk about issues that charities need to look out for.

    Webinar, Online:
    • 17th October 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm AEST

 

  • A look at Health Promotion Charities and Public Benevolent Institutions
    Health Promotion Charities and Public Benevolent Institutions are particular types of charities with particular requirements. If you are thinking about applying for either of these charity types, or just want to learn more about them, this webinar is for you.

    Webinar, Online:
    • 14th November 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm AEST

 

  • Administration Costs and Charity Spending
    This webinar will help charities, the public and donors understand what administration costs are, why they are an important part of running a charity, and the difficulty with focusing on administration costs as a way of evaluating a charity.

    Webinar, Online:
    • 12th December 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm AEST
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ATSA 2017

Conference, Sydney
16th - 17th October 2017

Conference, Sydney: ATSA is a dedicated two-day event which you, as a Bookkeeper, can listen and engage with the leaders of technology in our community. Day one in the afternoon has a dedicated session just for bookkeepers.

Event Details

As a bookkeeper, you have the option to attend just the first day or both days, which is a great opportunity to network and meet all of the software providers in the exhibition area.

The day will kick off with presentations from the leaders of the accounting software providers, who will roadmap what’s ahead for Accountants and Bookkeepers. The afternoon will see presentations which are dedicated to Bookkeepers.

Some of the sessions for the afternoon include:

  • Technology roadmap for anybody doing bookkeeping, presented by Matthew Addison
  • Declarations, authorisations and digital signatures and how these are developing for our community
  • ICB’s HR Intermediary and working with an online HR service provider
  • Implementing Single Touch Payroll, presented by Matthew Addison

You can register for one day or both and choose which sessions you would like to attend (with no need to book in). 

ICB Members receive a discounted registration fee.

Cost: $275.00 for ICB Members

Conference, Sydney:

  • 16th October - 17th October 2017
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ICB Student Webinar

Webinar, Online
Multi-dates

Webinar, Online: Join ICB for our Student Webinar, designed to extend your knowledge and get you ready to be a great bookkeeper!

Event Details

Content: This webinar will cover articles from our latest newsletter.

Cost: Free for members of ICB

Webinar, Online:

  • 19th September 2017, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  • 17th October 2017, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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