AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting -Level 3

Level 1 Diploma
Course Overview

Our level 3 qualification in Accounting offers you the chance to build upon skills gained at Level 2. Through the study of final accounts preparation, management accounting and VAT you will gain confidence in industry practice. In addition, you will gain invaluable skills in spreadsheet software and understand professional ethics in accounting. You will be provided with online resources to support your studies alongside your face to face classroom sessions.

Session times:

Day ? September to June (Thursday 09.30 ? 13.30)
Evening ? September to June (Tuesday 17.00 ? 21.00)

Further Details

Course Location

Stockport College



Course Start Date


Course Duration

Part-Time - 1 Year


Accounting & Finance

You must be aged 19+. You are expected to have achieved GCSE Maths and English at a grade C or above and a merit at level 2 accounting. 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 will be expecting to be working towards a minimum of a level 2 for both Maths and English to commence the programme. You must have access to a computer/laptop at home supported by Wi Fi.
? Tax Processes for Businesses*

? Financial Accounting: Preparing Financial Statements*

? Management Accounting Techniques

? Business Awareness

Students undertaking the Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping will only sit the exams with an


Successful completion of this course to a merit standard alongside excellent attendance will

provide you with one of the entrance requirements for the Level 4 AAT Professional Diploma in


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

Accounts Administrator

Account Assistant

Accounts Payable Clerk


Payroll Administrator

Payroll Officer

Purchase/Sales Ledger Clerk

Tax Assistant

Accounts Technician

Examinations per unit

Upon successful completion of the course you will be awarded an AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting – Level 3

The Tuition fee for this course is ?2,235.00 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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