Accounting AAT CERTIFICATE Level 2

Join us for this AAT Foundation Certificate to gain a solid grounding in accounting. You'll learn skills in basic double-entry bookkeeping, computerised accounting, and understand the accounting function within an organisation.




Level 2

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Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee Overseas Fee
enquire 4505020 21/09/21 28/06/22 Tuesday 09:30 15:00 £760 £1392

What will I study?

During this course, we will give you a thorough introduction to bookkeeping and accounting. You will develop skills in basic double-entry bookkeeping and accounting, computerised accounting systems, basic costing techniques, and understand the accounting function within an organisation.

We will also look at bookkeeping transactions, bookkeeping controls, working effectively in finance, elements of costing, and using the accounting software Sage.

How will I be assessed?

There will be a number of assessments during and at the end of the course. All assessments are computer-based, they are timed, and will take place under controlled conditions.

What qualification will I achieve?

Once you have finished this course, you will gain a Level 2 AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting.

What can I do after completing this course?

Once you have completed this course, you will be ready to progress onto the Level 3 AAT Diploma in Accounting. Your qualification can also lead to employment opportunities as an accounts administrator, accounts payable clerk, purchase or sales ledger clerk, or as a trainee accounting technician.

Are there any extra costs?

There is an extra cost of £150 which will cover your AAT registration and an annual subscription. You can pay this directly to the AAT when you start the course. You will also find an accounting textbook helpful during your studies. We'll give you a reading list when you enrolment which will include discount codes to use with the publishers. As a guide, the books usually cost £120 when purchased new.

Additional Info

After completing the AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 2 students can progress to the AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 3.