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The Center for Management Development offers a specialised range of competancy-based financial training courses that are job focused, learner directed, carefully planned, tested and practical.

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Job focused

Competancy-based financial training courses that are job focused, learner directed, carefully planned, tested and practical.

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Trainees who complete a course successfully receive a certificate stating that they have completed the prescribed assessments and tasks required.

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Study Part Time

Courses are presented in Cape Town and Somerset West on Saturday mornings, weekday evenings and mornings.

Over 10 000 people trained

Over 10 000 people trained

Established in 1983, the Center's philosophy is to work closely with clients, both company and individuals alike to provide a personalised service of a very high quality.

Qualified bookkeepers are always in demand and these courses provide the ideal training for persons who wish to extend and consolidate their Bookkeeping skills, start a career in Bookkeeping or even make a mid-career change.

If you operate a small business or are intending to set one up these courses ensure that you will know how to manage your finances properly.

IRealistic course work

Realistic course work

Our courses are completely realistic. Trainees actually keep a set of books while attending the course.

Step-by-step testing and auditing ensures that trainees are competent before proceeding to the next stage of the course.

All tasks are completed using the VAT system so that trainees are competent in VAT procedures from a practical point of view.

In all courses the language of instruction is English. Every reasonable attempt is made to accommodate people living with disabilities.

Course fees cover all manuals and materials.

Bookkeeping to Trial Balance

A foundation course designed for those who want to keep and maintain the daily, weekly and monthly of books of accounts to the Trial Balance level including VAT procedures.

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Advanced Bookkeeping

This Short Learning Program (SLP) follows the Bookkeeping to Trial Balance Course and equips trainees with the skills and knowledge to deal with more complex monthly and year-end procedures.

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Financial Reporting

This SLP integrates with the two previous courses and covers the Financial Statements, Financial Ratios, Business Taxation, Distribution of Profits and Financial Manipulation.

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Payroll Administration

This SLP deals with statutory deductions from the salaries and wages of employees and also statutory returns required by SARS.

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Learn how to enter and process transactions over the 12 periods of the financial year using Pastel Partner software.

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Want to enrol?

To enquire about or enrol in any of our courses simply contact Mrs Jefferies during working hours on 021 689 1962 or email info@cmd-training.co.za

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