Get the Skills for a Rewarding Accounting Career

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Learn the essential skills you need to start a rewarding career in accounting and bookkeeping

31-Week Professional Accounting & Bookkeeping Training On Campus or Online in BC

As an accounting finance professional, you’ll work closely with business owners and managers to develop and maintain a healthy financial framework. You’ll provide needed assistance and support in a challenging and stimulating work environment.

If you’re organized, enjoy helping others and are looking to get established in a steady, professional career in a short time, then pursuing a Business Finance Management program could be a great fit for you.

The best way to see if Discovery Community College is the right fit for you is to see it for yourself. You can tour our facilities, get all your questions answered, and meet with both students and instructors. Schedule a Tour Now or Get more info.

Becoming a Skilled Accounting & Bookkeeping Professional

The Business Finance Management (BFM) program is designed to provide you with the hands-on training required to develop the skills, knowledge, and attitudes that will enable you to work in a variety of accounting & bookkeeping roles within the business community.

During this program, you will learn:

  • Accounting & Finance Management
  • Bookkeeping & Payroll Procedures
  • Sage 50 Accounting
  • QuickBooks
  • Human Relations Management
  • And more!

Graduates may work in accounting management, bookkeeping, tax and payroll administration. You may even start your own business providing accounting and finance services to businesses or non-profit organizations.

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Is a Professional Business Career Right for You? Find Out! Take the "Discovery College Professional Business Career Readiness Quiz"

This fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get your Professional Business Career Readiness Score Now >>

Practical “On-The-Job” Training

As a student in the Discovery Community College Business Finance Management Diploma program, you’ll train hands-on during a 4-week practicum at a variety of sites in the community. Practicums are an excellent way to gain real-world experience, make important industry connections and try different aspects of the profession before you graduate.

Successful graduates of this program enter the professional world with confidence, knowing they have both the theoretical classroom skills and the hands-on, practical experience to make a real difference in their new career. With career-focused Business Finance Management training and dedicated support from Discovery Community College, you could be working in a new career in less than a year.

High Graduate Placement

Discovery College has a 96% job placement rate.** That is because our school assesses employment gaps within the community and then tailors the programs around that, giving you the exact skills that employers are looking for to fill their vacant positions.

Flexible Schedules

Day, evening and weekend schedules are available, as our programs are designed to fit the needs of busy, adult learners. Many of our students are raising families and some continue to work while going to school. We will help you choose a schedule that works for you.

Over 25 Years of Success

Discovery Community College has been training students just like you for successful careers for over 25 years. Our college is a well-respected institution, who has formed alliances with numerous community partners. We are also registered with and designated by the Private Training Institutions Branch of British Columbia, formally PPSEC, since 1996.

Is Business Finance Management Training Right For You?

If you’re interested in learning more about Business Finance Management training and exploring whether this might be the career path for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information and a FREE Career Information Kit.

Our friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Representatives are also happy to answer any questions you have and can help with everything from courses to financial aid. To speak with an Admissions Rep right away, give us a call at 1-877-315-5241.