What Learning Products Are Available for QBCU Certification?

Teaching QuickBooks can quickly present its challenges. There’s always the question, how can you make sure your students are properly prepared for their QuickBooks Certified User certification exam? We are here to help! Below is the list of learning products available to help you effectively teach QBCU certification, whether you teach on QuickBooks Online or QuickBooks Desktop.

Questiva Consultants Textbook (Sleeter Group Textbook)

If printed textbooks match your teaching style, Questiva Consultants textbook is a great option. Available in printed form, the QuickBooks Fundamentals Guide and QuickBooks Complete Textbook use hands-on step-by-step exercises that have you working directly in QuickBooks while teaching the accounting behind the scenes and the best practices. It provides a complete experiential learning environment and practice exercises so your students can apply what they are learning in class. The vivid, color graphics and screen shots explain how to do complex transactions in QuickBooks, making learning interesting and fun. As an educator, you also receive extensive support materials, including an Instructors Manual, PowerPoint slides, test banks, and solution files to all exercises.

The content teaches to the Intuit QuickBooks Desktop application. If you’re looking to test on QuickBooks 2018, both the Fundamentals and Complete versions are available. If you’re testing on QuickBooks 2020, only the Complete version is available.


Labyrinth publishes easy-to-use printed textbooks and e-books that empower educators to teach complex subjects quickly and effectively -- and enable students to gain confidence, develop practical skills, and compete in a demanding market. The Labyrinth offers extensive instructor support materials and eLabs (with automated grading) to create true learning solutions for instructor-led, self-paced and online courses in community colleges, continuing and community education, career and technical education, and high schools.

Labyrinth’s materials will prepare students for the QuickBooks Online or QuickBooks Desktop certifications. The Labyrinth team updates the titles each summer in preparation for the new academic year, ensuring that the content you teach is current.

CCI Learning

CCI Learning's QuickBooks Desktop 2018 US Certification Handbook introduces basic accounting tasks, starting with an introduction to QuickBooks and a review of accounting cycles, and intermediate and advanced features of QuickBooks. Both are necessary to prepare for the QuickBooks Desktop Exam. Available as physical textbooks or e-books, this bundle is a perfect curriculum solution for any accounting, finance, or business program. Valuable teacher resources include lesson plans and slides.

The CCI Learning QuickBooks Desktop 2018 US Certification Handbook teaches to the Intuit QuickBooks Desktop application.

If you’re looking for an interactive online course for QuickBooks Desktop, you can also purchase CCI’s Jasperactive QuickBooks course. The perfect addition to any Accounting/Business program, this course covers all exam objectives for Certiport's QuickBooks Certified User certification. With features such as a benchmark exam, ten full lessons, study projects, and a full learning library, the Jasperactive QuickBooks course helps students of all learning styles.

It's easy on instructors too, with no software installations. Since the course is web-based, students and instructors can connect anywhere an internet connection is available. You can get more information about Jasperactive’s QuickBooks course here.


LearnKey takes a modern approach, with video-based training, available anywhere, anytime. If you have visual students, the LearnKey courses can be an excellent solution. In addition to video training, the LearnKey curriculum includes project-based learning lessons and workbooks with hands-on activities to help students reinforce what they’re learning in your classroom. And it’s easy on teachers, with features like workbooks, full answer keys, and lesson plans.

The course goes through all ten exam domains: QuickBooks Setup, General Product Knowledge, List Management, Items, Sales, Purchases, Payroll, Reports, Basic Accounting, and Customization. The utilization of the GMetrix platform also makes it a nice option for those who utilize GMetrix for practice tests.

The LearnKey content teaches to the Intuit QuickBooks Desktop and QuickBooks Online applications.

GMetrix Course

Similar to LearnKey, GMetrix has also created an e-course. This online course uses text, video, and quizzes to teach students everything they need to know to pass the QuickBooks exam. There are 16 lessons, each includes hands on activities using sample files in the QuickBooks application. This course is conveniently housed on the GMetrix platform.

The GMetrix content prepares students for the QuickBooks Desktop 2017 and 2019 certification exam.

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