Bookkeeping for Legal Finance Professionals (Diploma Level)

Objective: To provide a sound foundation in accounting through the introduction of double entry bookkeeping and its application.

Contents of the course:

  • Tutorial 1   The Purpose of Accounting
  • Tutorial 2   Double Entry bookkeeping
  • Tutorial 3   Nominal Ledgers
  • Tutorial 4   Petty Cash
  • Tutorial 5   Sales
  • Tutorial 6   Purchases
  • Tutorial 7   Trial Balance
  • Tutorial 8   VAT
  • Tutorial 9   Bank Reconciliation
  • Tutorial 10  Introduction to Payroll
  • Tutorial 11  The UK Banking System
Each tutorial contains self test questions and an assignment to be submitted for marking


We also highly recommend these ILFM Trainings, to help your in your course :  The Fundamentals of Legal Cashiering

All Inclusive Coursework and Examination Fee:  £495

Please check if you are entitled to any exemptions by holding other relevant qualifications. 


  • Full access to online course material
  • Dedicated ILFM tutor, inc one-to-one support
  • Access to students forum
  • Employer updates (if required)
  • Individual Study Plan
  • Full access to student resources online

Exam Preparation

  • Dedicated ILFM tutor (one-to-one support)
  • Sample examination Paper/Questions
  • Exam preparation session (format may vary)
  • Exam preparation material
  • Employer updates (if required)


  • One Examination Entry Fee included (students wishing to take the exam locally will be required to pay any additional costs incurred)

Click here to see Part Two of the ILFM Diploma (Legal Finance Professionals and the Accounts Rules)