Bookkeeping Principles & Applications Certificate Program

Professional bookkeepers are an integral part of any organization. Today’s workplace requires bookkeepers with adaptable skills that suit the dynamic business world.

Looking for in-person bookkeeping courses in Edmonton?  Metro’s Bookkeeping Principles & Applications Certificate will build the skills you need to start of elevate your career in professional bookkeeping, through participatory training and a flexible format that allows you to fit learning into your schedule.

Complete the following courses and practicum within one year of initial registration to achieve your Certificate of Recognition.

In-person Bookkeeping Courses

Bookkeeping Level 1: Basics
Bookkeeping Level 2: Accounting Essentials
Understanding Financial Statements & Budgeting
QuickBooks Level 1
QuickBooks Level 2
Bookkeeping Principles & Applications Practicum
Taxation Basics (optional)

All courses, including the practicum, must be completed within one year of initial registration. All bookkeeping classes can also be taken individually as open enrollment.

Register online or call Metro at 780.428.1111


All bookkeeping courses take place at Metro Continuing Education: 7835-76 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, T6C 2N1

Instructor Profile – Doug Reeh

Doug Reeh has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in accounting and has been a chartered accountant since 1982. He served in many capacities at the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), including being a business audit supervisor to an audit manager of multinational corporations. He has captured and automated business intelligence and even audited business units within the CRA. In private practice, he has dealt with taxation, audit issues, consulting, taxation and bankruptcies. Doug’s passion is teaching small business courses in accounting and tax principles. His lectures integrate accounting with good business practices and provide terminology essential for entrepreneurs to understand. There is so much more to learn in his classes than just debits and credits.