Introduction to QuickBooks 2016

Part of the Franktronics Training Series

QuickBooks   QuickBooks is Intuit Inc’s set of software solutions designed to manage payroll, inventory, sales and other needs of a small business. The software’s features include marketing tools, merchant services, product and supplies, training solutions. Each solution is developed according to different industries and their needs. Intuit’s products for construction contractors include the Simple Start Plus Pack, Quickbooks Pro, Quickbooks Premier Contractor and Quickbooks Enterprise Solutions: Contractor. These products are designed to meet contractor’s needs based on company size. These software solutions are used to monitor expenses, create invoices and reports, track change orders and job status, and manage inventory, customers, vendors and employees. In addition to these industry specific packages and their corresponding capabilities, Intuit offers add-ons to Quickbook versions as well as third-party tools that integrate with Quickbooks in order to enhance current functions.

Course Overview

This course provides the student with an overview  on how to best utilize QuickBooks for your environment. Some specific topics to be covered include:
  • Money in:  how to set up a customer, create an invoice, receive payment, and put in the bank.
  • Money out: Setting up a vendor, enter a bill, pay a bill.  How to enter checks written.
  • How to reconcile a bank account.
  • How to get the most out of your QB Reporting features.

If you have other topics of interest, please email us at

This class is being taught by our friends and experts at Black Marlin Financial Services Group.

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Scheduled Classes

Halloween Light Show at Franktronics
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 11:59 pm

Join us for the Annual Halloween Lightshow.

Running Every Night from 6pm until Midnight

October 17 – 31, 2017

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to listen to the music that has been synchronized the lights with tunes like
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Please park in the Salvation Army parking lot.
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Nov 5, 2017 – Daylight Saving Time Ends
Nov 5 @ 2:00 am – 2:00 am

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Nov 7 all-day

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Veteran’s Day
Nov 11 all-day

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Nov 23 – Nov 24 all-day

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Dec 23 – Dec 25 all-day

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Jan 1 all-day

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