The AAT Accounting qualification gives you practical, internationally recognised finance and accountancy skills that can open doors for you in any industry across the world.
This course will introduce you to the basics in accounting and finance, giving you the skills to develop in finance administration, book keeping, basic costing principles, sales and general ledgers.
If you currently work in accounts, but would like a formal qualification, this course could be your first step. The course will allow you to gain confidence and progress onto intermediate and advanced levels which will allow you to continue into further study in accountancy and finance.
The focus of the programme of study will be:
- The education and training of learners who wish to be employed in a variety of types of accounting related work.
- Developing the knowledge, understanding and skills of learners from an accounting viewpoint.
- Providing opportunities for part-time learners to gain a nationally recognised level 2 vocationally specific qualification.
- Bookkeeping Transactions
- Bookkeeping Controls
- Elements of Costing
- Using Accounting Software
- Work Effectively in Finance
You will develop accountancy skills in double-entry bookkeeping and basic costing, as well as an understanding of purchase, sales and general ledgers. You will learn to use accounting software and to develop the professional skills and behaviours needed to contribute effectively in the workplace. Working in accountancy requires good communication skills, IT skills and an understanding of the business environment, all of which are covered by this qualification.
How to apply for this course
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111 Canal Street
Date / time:
Start: 5th January 2022
End: 1st July 2022
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Fees / reductions:
Tuition fee: £600
Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Fee Remission page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.
Course code: C000384 / Q002191
AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting
Entry requirements for this course are:
For under 19s:
For adults (19+):
Your progress and achievements are assessed through:
The finance, accountancy, business and communication skills developed in the AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting can lead to employment as: