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Course Code: NPVAC081

Course Level: Level 3

Study Mode: Part-Time

Course Type: Adults

This course is accredited by

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Course overview

The AAT Diploma in Accounting offers a comprehensive pathway into the world of finance and accounting. Delve into the fundamental principles and practices of accounting, including financial record-keeping, budgeting, and taxation. Develop practical skills in book-keeping and financial management, gaining proficiency in industry-standard software. 

Prepare for a rewarding career in accounting with a recognised qualification that opens doors to a range of opportunities.

This course will introduce you to further accounting and financial skills. You will learn about financial administration and have the opportunity to gain a qualification which will allow you to move into a career in accountancy and finance.

The AAT qualification will help you develop the accounting skills needed in the workplace, as well as IT skills and an understanding of professional ethics.

AAT is the Uk's leading qualification and membership body for accounting staff. As a professional body, AAT offers membership to both student and qualified Accounting Technician members.

AAT qualifications are widely recognised by employers in the accounting sector. Learn about accounts preparation, producing final accounts for sole traders and partnerships. You will also learn about costs and revenues, professional ethics, filling in VAT returns and spreadsheet software.

You will need to have completed the AAT Certificate in Accountancy Level 2 to sign up to this course. Aplicants considering starting at level 3 without the AAT level 2 qualification must discuss this with the course manager before enrolling.

The course is assessed through a variety of exams.

Please contact Mark Radden, Curriculum Leader Accounting, email mark.radden@nscg.ac.uk or tel 01785 275630

You can progress on to the AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 4 course at the college. Once all three levels of the AAT qualification have been achieved you will be a qualified accounting technician and can apply for full professional membership of AAT as long as you can satisfy their work experience requirements. You may then consider continuing your studies to become a qualified accountant. Each of the professional institutes (ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW and CIPFA) accepts AAT qualified accounting technicians onto their programmes of study, and all offer exemptions.

You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan or Higher Education Loan to help with the costs of your course if you are 19 or older and the course you are studying is an eligible Level 3, 4, 5 or 6 course. If you have any queries with regards to the funding of your course, please contact Charlotte Robertson on 01782 254141 or email charlotte.robertson@nscg.ac.uk

Course options

04/09/2024

Course Duration

39 weeks

Class Times

09:00 - 16:30

Course Days

Wednesday

Course Number of Weeks

39 weeks

Course Fee

£2,300.00

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03/09/2024

Course Duration

39 weeks

Class Times

17:30 - 21:00

Course Days

Tuesday and Thursday

Course Number of Weeks

39 weeks

Course Fee

£2,300.00

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05/09/2024

Course Duration

39 weeks

Class Times

13:00 - 21:00

Course Days

Thursday

Course Number of Weeks

39 weeks

Course Fee

£2,300.00

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What else do I need to know?

Please note that courses run subject to minimum viable class sizes and there may be additional costs for books, materials or other expenses.