About Color Accounting International


Colour Accounting™ is a social enterprise and was developed to address the difficulty that many people face when trying to understand accounting: an abstract educational process that has remained largely unchanged since it was first documented more than 500 years ago.

For more than a decade, educational organization, Color Accounting International has developed and refined its proprietary Colour Accounting™ education system.  Certified trainers operate in Dozens of countries around the world. The independent trainers in Canada work together to serve Canadians through this website.

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A New Way To Learn Finance!

Three dimensional tools and colour-coded diagrams bring balance sheets and income statements (P&L) alive. The workshop generally runs over 2 days. Each participant receives a pack with a full-colour workbook, stationery, magnetic storyboard and buckets, perforated journals and other equipment.

Participants hold, manipulate and engage directly with learning materials gaining new insights into their business’ finances. They leave able to read and analyse a balance sheet and income statement. They will be accounting literate and will be positioned to rapidly apply the concepts to business issues, advanced financial analysis and for powerful communication.

Participants build a rigorous accounting-based model of how business works. This model is a platform for subsequent business education. The power of the programme lies in the learners’ ability to see the big picture implications of the numbers, while also comprehending “the numbers” on a detailed level.

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Define what accounting is and understand the language of finance
  • Explain the accounting duality
  • Determine the financial impacts of typical business transactions
  • Apply the accounting thought process
  • Review and interpret financial information
  • Gain essential business acumen
  • Manage profitability, cash flow and working capital better
  • Communicate better with strategic stakeholders

Visual. Interactive. Different. Learning is hands-on, engaging and quick. Financial Literacy has never looked so good!