Accounting Operations

The purpose of the Accounting Operations program is to prepare students as accounting clerks and accounting assistants using double-entry accounting principles, preparing and analyzing financial statements, and various other occupationally-specific skills. Click here for additional program information.opens in a new window


900 – approximately 30 weeks

testing requirements

Basic Skills Assessment


LTC Main Campus

Starting Salaries

Vary, averaging from $35,527 to 46,437*
*Based on local industry information

Recent Employers of Graduates:

  • First National Bank of Mount Dora
  • Lake County Schools
  • United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties
  • The Villages Health
  • Wells Fargo
  • William O. Boyd, P.A.


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Starting Salaries

What you’ll learn

Accounting Operations Occupational Completion Points (OCP)

Accounting Operations Master Plan of Instruction – (PDFopens in a new windowopens in a new window & HTMLopens in a new windowopens in a new window)

  • Double entry accounting principles, payroll records, and tax forms
  • Accounting control systems
  • Account and transaction analysis
  • Inventory methods, depreciation
  • QuickBooks, TaxSlayer, MS Excel
  • Preparing and analyzing financial reports
  • The application of accounting principles to various entities

OCPCourse NumberCourse TitleCourse Length
AOTA0040Information Technology Assistant150 hrs
BACO0040Accounting Clerk300 hrs
CACO0041Accounting Associate300 hrs
DACO0042Accounting Assistant150 hrs

Our numbers

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Completion Rate*


Placement Rate*



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Data as reported to COE and is updated annually in December of each calendar year.
Placement calculation may exclude (if applicable) program completers that are awaiting exam results,
refused employment, continued post-secondary education, or may be otherwise unavailable for employment.

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Accounting Trade School Near Me

If you are looking for an Accountant Training Program near Orlando, FL, Lake Technical College is an excellent choice. Our expert instructors prepare you with the technical knowledge you need to succeed in Accounting Operations, including Quickbooks Certification. The Accounting Trade School at Lake Tech boasts a high completion and employment placement rate. If you are searching for Bookkeeping Schools Near Me, Quickbooks Training, or Quickbooks Classes, call us today at (352) 589-2250 or apply online to get started.

Instructor / contact


Tom Wagenhauser


Phone Number: 352.589.2250, x1826

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