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AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

Course Code: 6472 Duration: 35 Weeks Attendance: Part Time Location: Farnborough Campus Start Date: 07/09/2020 Day: MON Time: 13:30 - 16:45
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Overview

About the course

This AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) Foundation course is an entry-level accounting qualification, ideal for anyone who is seeking an introduction to basic accounting principles and skills.

Who is this programme for?

This qualification will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration - covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping to basic costing principles and using accounting software.

On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded an AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting. This internationally recognised AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualification enables those working in accounting or those who looking to pursue accountancy as a career to gain knowledge, practical experience and the all-important certification often sought by employers.

Fees

FEE COST
Tuition £760
Exam £233.00
Registration £143.00

Please note that while we make reasonable adjustments to remove any barriers to education, additional fees may be payable where this is not possible. For example, to provide additional support due to a disability. Please contact us if you believe you have any additional needs so that we can discuss your options before enrolling on a course.

Financial Support and Funding

To help with the costs of studying, this course is eligible for:

To check your individual eligibility, please contact us online or telephone 01252 405555.

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If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

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Your course

How will I be taught?

You will need to attend college for one afternoon or one evening a week for the year duration of this course. Your tutorial will also be included in your time at the College. 

What modules are covered?

The Level 2 course covers a range of key areas, including: 

  • Bookkeeping Transactions 
  • Bookkeeping Controls 
  • Elements of Costing 
  • Work Effectively in Finance
  • Computerised Accounts 

You will also develop business communications and lifelong learning skills, applying what you learn on the course to the wider industry context.

How will I be assessed?

This course is assessed through computer-based exams and a synoptic assessment, which draws on and assesses knowledge and understanding from across the qualification.

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Your future

What Next?

On successful completion of this course, you can progress to higher levels of the AAT Accounting Qualification (Level 3 and then on to Level 4).

The skills and knowledge you will gain throughout this qualification will qualify you for roles including Accounts Assistant, Finance Assistant, Credit Control Assistant or Purchase Ledger Clerk.

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Entry Requirements

What is the entry process?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Previous knowledge of accounting or a Level 1 Bookkeeping qualification would be advantageous but not essential.

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

Entry requirements are level 2 grade C (4) or above in Maths and English or have achieved the level 1 introductory award in accounting.  You will be required to register with the AAT and instructions are given in the initial weeks of the course.

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Course Enquiry

Please contact us through the form below. After submitting a form we will contact you as soon as possible. We will delete your information one month after the beginning of the next academic year.

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