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AAT Certificate in Accounting

Delivery methods

Online and Classroom learning.


Click on the link to see if you're eligible

In the classroom the course will take 6 weeks to complete including taking the exam.  This is based on 2 days attendance per week.  Classes start at 10am each day and finish at 4pm with 30 minutes for lunch.  Studying this qualification online will take approximately 72 hours and most learners will complete within 6 weeks.

About the course

The Foundation Certificate in Accounting is accredited by AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) and is ideal if you are looking to work in an office/ finance environment, gain a better understanding of finance and accounting or are keen to enhance your CV.

The course will give you practical, globally recognised, finance and accounting skills which employers want and will open doors for you in the finance and accounting industry.

What will I be able to do after completing the course?

Progression to Level 3 ACCA Diploma in Financial and Management Accounting.

How will I be assessed?

A computer-based exam.  You must successfully pass the module in order to gain the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software. The module is marked externally, and the result won’t be known for 6 weeks.

The course consists of two modules: Elements of Costing and Foundation Certificate Synoptic Assessment, and you will be required to successfully complete and achieve each module in order to receive the Foundation Award in Accounting.

Entry requirements?

You must have successfully completed the Foundation Award in Accounting Software before you can enrol on this course. 

Where am I on the journey?

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