AAT Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport Campus

Course Overview

The Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping offers students the opportunity to develop practical bookkeeping skills. This qualification may help students to move on to further study in either accountancy or bookkeeping with AAT, offer a route into employment or be of interest to those already in employment.

You will have weekly sessions on site as well as online resources to support your learning for the daytime classes.

Further Details



Course Start Date


Course Duration



Business & Law

You must be aged 19+. You will be asked to complete an initial assessment to ensure your numeracy and literacy skills are sufficient to do well on the course. You should be working towards a minimum of level 1 for both Maths and English to commence the programme.

You must have access to a computer/laptop at home supported by Wi Fi. This is to enable access to all online materials throughout the programme via Microsoft Teams. In the event of a local lockdown due to Covid-19 delivery will be temporarily switched to an online model and platform.
Bookkeeping Fundamentals

The skills developed in this qualification may also underpin those developed further in the following Level 2 qualifications: Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
Level 2 Certificate in Accounting

The skills developed in this qualification can lead to employment in junior or supporting administrative roles in companies across a wide range of sectors, for example, as a:
trainee bookkeeper
accounts administrator
billing/payments administrator/coordinator
accounts junior
accounts receivable/payable assistant
procurement and finance assistant
assistant cashier

One Examination

You are required to register with the AAT. Membership costs for the Level 1 are £44 (one-off registration fee)

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