Shena Simon Campus
(Evening Only - 1 year)
This qualification is ideal for learners who have successfully completed a Level 1 AAT qualification and have shown evidence of a clear understanding of the foundations of accountancy. Alternatively, you could enrol on the Level 2 course directly with a good standard of English and maths and a basic understanding of accounting principles.
This course runs 1 day a week for a year but can be completed in 24 weeks.
Experience within a sector dealing with financial transactions would be beneficial.
No formal qualifications are required however all learners will be initially assessed for level of English and maths they are working towards and interviewed to identify past achievements/experiences. Level 1 English and maths are desirable.
There are four outcomes for this qualification, all of which are examined;
Introduction to Bookkeeping
Principles of Bookkeeping Controls·
Principles of Costing·
The Business Environment (synoptic)
You must pass all exams to achieve the full qualification.
You result will depend on your performance overall and will be graded at a pass, merit, or distinction.
This course will help develop your skills and knowledge in
preparation for a career as a/an;
Data entry clerk
Upon achieving this qualification there will be the opportunity to progress to the AAT level 3 course. Each learner will be fully assessed by their tutor to ensure they are ready for progression.
Alternatively, we offer many other short courses that specialise in upskilling and educating learners looking to further their career
prospects related to computing/IT, administrative roles, and law.
As an AAT student you will need to pay for a membership for each level. This is a fee paid directly to them. If you are eligible, the college tuition and exam costs will be funded by the government.
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government.
Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.
Use our online form to complete your application.
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