AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting

Level 1 Diploma
Course Overview

If you are keen to start to work in accountancy and financial management, our Level 2 course

will introduce you to the basics of the industry. You will have weekly sessions on site as well as

online resources to support your learning for the day time classes.

Further Details

Course Location

Day – September to June - Tuesday 09.30 – 13.30

Evening - September to June - Tuesday 17.00 – 21.00



Course Start Date


Course Duration

Part-Time - 1 Year


Accounting & Finance

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

· Introduction to Bookkeeping*

· Principles of Bookkeeping Controls*

· Principles of Costing

· The Business Environment. (Synoptic Assessment)

Students undertaking the Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping will only sit the exams with an


Successful completion of this course alongside and excellent attendance record will provide you

with one of the entrance requirements for the Level 3 AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting.

The roles you are qualified to perform after completing this qualification include:

· an Accounts Administrator

· an Accounts Assistant

· an Accounts Payable Clerk

· a Purchase/Sales Ledger Clerk

· a Trainee Accounting Technician

· a Trainee Finance Assistant.

Examinations per unit

The Tuition fee for this course is £873.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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