The Accounting Assistant is a one-year technical diploma that prepares employees to perform entry-level accounting functions. Software skills, along with customer service and interpersonal skills, are emphasized. Accounting Assistants enter data and prepare and process payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and cash. Potential occupations include: Accounting Assistant, Office Assistant, Bookkeeper, Staff Accountant. An Accounting Assistant Technical Diploma is also available through NTC's Virtual College. See page 4 for more information.