The South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity (SD CEO) at Black Hills State University has partnered with the CPA firm Casey Peterson and Associates, Ltd., to bring a 10-week webinar series, “Quick Lessons on QuickBooks.” A one-hour webinar will be held every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. MST/11 a.m. to noon CST beginning Sept. 12. Continuing Education Unit (CEU) accreditation is available through Black Hills State University. Earn 1.0 CEU for attending all 10 sessions.

The first lesson, “Quickbooks-Let’s Get Started,” will be Sept. 12. The schedule for the remaining nine sessions is: “Working with Bank Accounts” Sept. 19; “Entering Sales Information” Sept. 26; “Working with Vendors and Payables” Oct. 3; “Tracking and Paying Sales Tax” Oct. 10; “Common QuickBooks Mistakes and How to Fix Them” Oct. 17; “Top Ten Tips and Tricks Using QuickBooks” Oct. 24; “Year-end Tax Planning Tips with QuickBooks” Oct. 31; “Ten Ways to be More Efficient Using QuickBooks” Nov. 7; and “Your Year-end Checklist: Preparing W-2s, 1099s and Year-end Reports Using QuickBooks" Nov. 14.

Theresa Hook and Leah Heidler, from Casey Peterson and Associates, Ltd., will present the webinars. Hook is a member of the accounting team at Casey Peterson & Associates and has been with the firm for six years. In addition to providing accounting services for clients, Hook is also a QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor. Shortly after joining the firm, Hook began teaching QuickBooks training courses for the general public. In 2009, Hook became a Certified Consultant for the Sleeter Group Community Network, a community of experts in accounting software. In 2010, she was certified in QuickBooks Point of Sale.

Heidler is a member of the accounting and tax team at Casey Peterson & Associates and has been with the firm for four years. Heidler is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor and a regular webinar presenter for the firm’s online QuickBooks training classes. She specializes in the farm and ranch industry, but also works with a number of other small businesses in the areas of accounting software setup, consulting, troubleshooting, as well as bookkeeping, financial reporting, payroll, and sales tax.

Cost of each webinar is $20, or $175 for the entire series; registration deadline for the first webinar is Tuesday, Sept. 11. To register or learn more visit www.BHSU.edu/SDCEO or call Brittni Skipper, program assistant for SD CEO, at 605-642-6435.

The SD CEO is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Association (SBA), and is part of a network of more than 110 centers nationwide established through the SBA’s women’s business funding. While services are available to all those interested in entrepreneurship, there is a special emphasis on women, women veterans, Native Americans, the socially and/or economically disadvantaged, and youth entrepreneurs. The support given by the U.S. Small Business Administration through such funding does not constitute an expressed or implied endorsement of any of the components or participants’ opinions, products or services.  SD CEO operates under Cooperative Agreement SBAHQ-11-W-0038.