Xero Accounts Training - Level 1 & 2

Our level 1 & 2 Xero Training is designed for candidates starting with no or limited prior knowledge of Xero. The aim of the course is to ensure that you become confident and competent performing different financial functions using this accounting software. The skills and processes that you will analyse in this course are beneficial for any financial sector role but especially those looking to enhance existing skills and strengthen the expertise and credentials on their CV.

This Xero training course offers practical, hands-on computerised accountancy work experience training designed to help you appreciate the accountancy framework, get a good understanding of Xero and provide you with the necessary practical skills to complement your educational courses or qualifications and enhance your employment skills.

We deliver Xero, Sage 50 desktop accounting software and also the Sage cloud accounting software training across level 2 and 3; and these are three different software.

Xero Level 1&2 Training Course Modules

  • Sales invoices
  • Sales returns & credit notes
  • Sales ledger
  • Purchase invoices
  • Purchase returns & credit notes
  • Purchase ledger
  • Bank payments & receipts
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Petty cash
  • Maintaining coding systems
  • Nominal codes
  • Nominal ledger
  • Journals
  • Control accounts
  • Opening and closing balances
  • Correction of errors
  • Reports, Year-end accounts
  • Trial Balance


Xero cloud accounting software covering the above content is delivered as an online course program, covering the same course content as with the Sage training across each of the levels. You will be able to attend 2 months online work placement in our partner accounting firm where you will be dealing with further bookkeeping and accounting tasks. The online work placement is set out as a 1-day per week structure and can be done anytime across the two months period.

This course costs £150; along with the 2 months online work placement.

Upon completion of this training, you will get a certificate of completion and you will also be able to progress and complete the Xero level 3 course to give you an exposure to the year-end adjustment and completion of final accounts.

Further Development

Upon completion of this course we would recommend taking the Xero level 3 or Xero certification course to broaden your knowledge on Xero and strengthen your profile further.

Alternatively, we also offer Sage courses that could complement and build on the knowledge attained in this course.

You could also opt to take an exam to gain the AAT accredited Computerised Accounts qualification.

Work Experience

With this training you will gain a guaranteed 2 months work placement with our partner accounting firm as an Accounts Assistant to add to your CV!

Need more work experience?

Did you know that if you book this course along with the any other short training, you will be entitled to 5% discount + 5 months guaranteed work placement? Check out our work experience offers.