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Level 2 - Accounting (E-qual)

  • Academic Year: 23/24
  • Adult
  • Chester Campus

How to apply

The Course

A student completing this qualification will develop accountancy skills in double-entry bookkeeping and basic costing, as well as an understanding of purchase, sales and general ledgers. Students will learn to use accounting software and to develop the professional skills and behaviours needed to contribute effectively in the workplace. Working in accountancy requires good communication skills, IT skills and an understanding of the business environment, all of which are covered by this

The AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting covers a range of foundation accounting and finance skills in five mandatory units:

  • Bookkeeping Transactions
  • Bookkeeping Controls
  • Using Accounting Software
  • Work Effectively in Finance

The purpose of this qualification is to ensure that students are well prepared to progress to a career in business, finance or professional accountancy, or to further education.

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There are no formal entry requirements for this course; however, a good standard of English and maths would be beneficial.

You could progress  to the Level 3 AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting. The finance, accountancy, business and communications skills developed in the AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting can lead to employment in the following roles:

  • Accounts administrator
  • Accounts assistant
  • Accounts payable clerk
  • Purchase/sales ledger clerk
  • Trainee accounting technician
  • Trainee finance assistant

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Chester Campus
Starts : September 29th, 2023
33 Weeks
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