AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting (Part-Time)

Course Overview

AAT (The Association of Accounting Technicians) Courses offered give students the opportunity to gain experience and to progress in their accounting careers. Courses consist of three levels. Each level represents a qualification in its own right.

Students receive a certificate for each level achieved. Registration with AAT is required and the cost of this is paid directly to the professional body.

Units include Bookkeeping Transaction, Bookkeeping Controls, Elements of Costing, Using Accounting Software, Work Effectively in Finance and a Synoptic assessment which will provide a good breadth of understanding for the new accounting employee or those wishing to enter the accounting environment.

  • Entry Requirements

    AAT does not set any prerequisites for the study of the AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting. However, for the best chance of success, we recommend that students begin their studies with a good standard of English and Maths and a commited attitude to study with the demands of 5 externally set online examinations.

  • Career Prospects

    These qualifications are intended for learners over the age of 16 in a wide range of settings but primarily working within an accounting or financial setting. Progression to AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting.

  • Course Modules

    Delivered throughout the academic year for 1 day per week.

    The course will take place on Tuesdays from 13:00pm until 18:15pm.

  • Assessment

    Externally set online examinations plus a synoptic examination which embraces all areas of study

  • Additional Costs

    Examination fees, course fees and professional membership fees although some financial support might be available

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