Blockchain for Accountants

Blockchain for Accountants

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain represent major disruptors to the Accounting industry. This course explores the Blockchain’s impact, its capabilities, solutions, and on going innovations delivered by cryptocurrency and Blockchain.

The Blockchain for Accountants course prepares professionals to understand where the introduction of blockchain technology will impact business models and operations. In addition to understanding this technology’s foundational aspect, participants will learn how this technology changes operational deployment to their benefit. Executives, consultants, Certified Public Accountants, and current students of accounting will understand smart contracts, consensus protocols, public vs. private chains, as well as use cases across different industries and business modules. The course concludes with how to establish a business and accounting strategy to make use of blockchain.

Questions We’ll Explore

  • What industries are going to be impacted by blockchain?
  • How do I report cryptocurrencies?
  • Should I accept Bitcoin as payment?
  • What is a smart contract, and how is it audited?
  • Will blockchain put me out of a job?
  • How are cryptocurrencies classified In GAAP financials?

Courses in this Certificate Program

  • 6 Total Hours
  • OnDemand: 6 Hours
  • LIVE Online: 2 Hours + (optional)
  • Tuition: $249
Courses in this ProgramHours Delivery Method
Student Orientation 1 HourLive Online (optional)
Blockchain for Accountants6 HoursOnDemand - Instructor Supported
Live Instructor AMA - bi-monthly1 Hour +Live Online (optional)

Upcoming LIVE Instruction Dates

Blockcahin fro Accountants Program Objectives

Upon successful completion of this intensive program, participants will be able to:

Analyze real-life use cases in Accounting and record keeping.

Construct a strategy to make use of blockchain within the Financial sector;

Comprehend blockchain fundamentals;

Explain smart contracts and consensus protocols;

Compare public vs. private chains required for different blockchain solutions;

Learn about various blockchain platforms – Open Source and Commercial

Certificate of Completion – Blockchain for Accountants – 6 hours


No prior blockchain or computer programming experience required.

Blockchain Foundations is recommended, but not required.

Target Audience

Anyone interested in learning more about cryptocurrency.

Blockchain for Accountants Course Content

Module 1 – Blockchain 101

Module 2 – Smart Contracts

Module 3 – Blockchain Use Cases

Module 4 – Blockchain Adoption

Module 5 – The Current State of Blockchain

Module 6 – Preparing Your Firm For Blockchain

Bundled Certificate Programs Related to The Course

Certified Blockchain Accounting Professional

Program Info

  • Dates: Rolling Enrollment
  • Location: OnDemand & Live Online
  • Tuition: $249
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 6 Total Hours
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Additional Information

  • Module Quizzes and Knowledge Checks
  • Guest Lectures & Networking
  • Student Orientation
  • LIVE Online Instructor AMAs
  • Certification Exam Prep

Certification Competencies

Review Focus Areas – Blockchain Accounting Professional Certification Exam.

Certification Tracks



  • AI Essentials
  • Web3 Foundations
  • Blockchain Foundations
  • Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Web3 Foundations Certification Exam 
  • Blockchain for Accountants
  • Data Protection Regulation: GDPR, CPRA/CCPA
  • Information Security and Cyber Risk Awareness
  • Blockchain Enterprise Strategy
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Blockchain Accounting Professional Certification Exam