Accounting AAT DIPLOMA Level 3

Join us for this Level 3 qualification to build on your accounting knowledge and skills. You'll learn more about complex accounting disciplines, such as final accounts preparation, management accounting, and indirect tax.




Level 3

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Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee Overseas Fee
enquire 4506010 21/09/21 14/07/22 Various Throughout Year 09:00 15:30 £2573 £2831

What will I study?

This course is the ideal next step if you have completed a Level 2 qualification in Accounting or Accounting and Business. During the course, you will master more complex accounting disciplines and study advanced bookkeeping, final accounts preparation, management accounting: costing, indirect tax, professional ethics, and spreadsheet software.

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 3 AAT Advanced Diploma 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 4 AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting. Your qualification can also lead to employment opportunities as an accounts assistan, accounts payable supervisor, credit controller, tax assistant, or trainee auditor.

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 £140 when purchased new.

Additional Info

After completing the AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 3 students can progress to the AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 4 course.

Suitably employed students can also apply for a funded or part-funded apprenticeship in accounting on a day release basis. Applicants who wish to pursue this route but are not employed, will be advised on, and supported with, job applications.Please ask for further information on the apprenticeship route.