Level Two AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Online

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.

This course is offered on Monday, 28 September, 1.00pm to 4.00pm, Course Code L0023G2LPB or Thursday, 1 October, 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Course Code L0023G2LEA.delivered online.

For the course delivered online learners will need a device such as a laptop or PC or phone/iPad and a internet connection to take part.  Ideally, devices will also have webcams for full participation.  Learners will need to download the Teams app onto their laptop/PC or mobile phone/other device and devices will need to have a camera so that they can participate.

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
  • Using accounting software

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.

Entry requirements

  • AAT Level 1 Access qualification
  • 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/

What next?

The AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting, available at all three East Riding College sites,Beverley, Bridlington and Hull.

Additional information

All AAT learners need to register as an AAT student on the AAT website which does incur an additional one off admission fee plus an annual AAT registration fee.  Your tutor will provide more information on registering with the AAT 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.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide 2019 Full-time Course Guide 2020 Part-Time Autumn Course Guide