Level Two AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting
This qualification covers the basic accounting principles and techniques, these include double-entry bookkeeping, costing and using accounting software.
Your course fee includes all taught classes, all the required study books, an exam kit, pocket notes and additional online material and support. In addition, your fee also includes a student subscription for Sage Business Cloud Accounting which you will be able to use for the duration of your Using Accounting Software unit.
For more information on how to enrol on this course, telephone 0345 120 0044
What will I study?
The following units:
- Bookkeeping transactions
- Bookkeeping controls
- Elements of costing
- Work effectively in finance - (Foundation Synoptic)
- Using accounting software
In addition to your taught classes you should plan a further 3 hours study each week in your own time to maximise your exam performance.
How will I be assessed?
In order to successfully complete the programme, participants will be expected to undertake a computer-based assessment for each module of learning and a synoptic assessment which draws on content learned in the other units.
How will the course be delivered?
A mixture of lectures, seminars and individual and group work.
Candidates for this course should have relevant work experience in accounts.
- Relevant work-based experience in accounts
- GCSE Maths and English are desirable
If you are unsure which level to start at why not check the AAT Skills Checker https://www.aatqualificationsnavigator.org.uk/
We advise everyone to undertake the AAT Skills Checker prior to discussing your application with our AAT Co-ordinator.
The AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting, available at all three East Riding College sites, Beverley, Bridlington and Hull.
All learners need to register as an AAT student on the AAT website which incurs an annual registration fee. Student registration provides access to a range of additional AAT resources and must be in place before the first exam is attempted. Your tutor will provide more information on registering once you are enrolled on the course or visit the AAT website www.aat.org.uk
For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.