Monday, March 2, 2020  - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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SCORE San Diego 
8825 Aero Drive, Suite 102
San Diego, CA 92123

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SCORE San Diego 

QuickBooks Desktop Part 1 (not for Online or Mac)

 This workshop does NOT cover QuickBooks Online or QuickBooks for a Mac.

If you do not know which QuickBooks version you have please call Sandy Sigsbee at 858-345-5720

You can do your own bookkeeping and control all your finances in-house! This class demonstrates all the basics so you can get started right away.

  • Setting up a company
  • Customer invoicing
  • Receiving payments
  • Tracking receivables
  • Entering and paying vendor bills
  • Receiving and tracking inventory
  • Credit card charges
  • Reconciling and preparing financial statements

This is a lecture-format workshop on PC. You will receive comprehensive handouts to follow the computer-based visual demonstration. You may bring a laptop for hands-on participation, but individual computer issues cannot be addressed during the workshop.


Elaine Standring, an independent accounting consultant since 2004, is a certified QuickBooks consultant who has worked with QuickBooks since 1996. Elaine has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from San Diego State University, and she previously worked at Grice, Lund & Tarkington, LLP, Certified Public Accountants as their systems manager and computerized accounting system specialist.

Elaine has assisted companies from many industries, including agriculture, retail, wholesale, restaurants, and manufacturers, with the installation and set-up of their accounting systems. In addition to QuickBooks, Elaine supports installations in Solomon, Great Plains, Wind2 and Peachtree software. Ms. Standring has also taught accounting software classes to other CPA firms around the country.