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What opportunities will this course give me?

The finance, accountancy, business and communications skills developed in the AAT Foundation Certificate in Book-keeping can lead to employment as:

• A professional bookkeeper
• An accounts manager
• A ledger manager

The accountancy and finance knowledge developed in this qualification also forms part of the underpinning knowledge for the Advanced Diploma in Accounting Level 3.

What will I be learning?

The AAT Advanced Certificate in Book-keeping covers a range of advanced skills in three mandatory units:

• Advanced Book-keeping
• Finale account preparation
• Indirect Tax

The purpose of this qualification is to ensure that students are well prepared to progress within a business, finance or professional accountancy careers.

A student completing this qualification will further develop accountancy skills in double-entry bookkeeping, as well as furthering an understanding of purchase, sales and general ledgers. Learners will be able to register a business for VAT and complete VAT returns.

Why is this course for me?

The course is delivered in college on a part-time basis either one day per week or two evening per week for 19 weeks. Delivery is through a blend of tutor led sessions and independent study supported by tutorials and course materials through the colleges virtual learning environment.
Units are assessed individually in end-of-unit computer-based assessments.

What do I need to sign up?

Candidates will be required to attend an interview prior to commencing on the course and demonstrate an appropriate standard of Literacy and Numeracy.

Candidates will need to have a level 2 foundation certificate in accounting or a working knowledge of double entry bookkeeping which will be assessed at interview.


IT skills will also be required.

Is there anything else I need to know?

The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) is a professional body and membership is required in order to undertake this qualification. Registration with the AAT must be made upon commencement of the course. Course text books will also be required and full details will be given upon commencement.

Application Information

Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.

Course Code

FNBKC3

Course Options

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08/10/2021 - Apply Now

Venue

Eastleigh College

Session code

BK3DA

Day

Fri

Time

09:00 – 16:30

Weeks

19

07/10/2022 - Apply Now

Venue

Eastleigh College

Session code

BK3DA

Day

Fri

Time

09:00 – 16:30

Weeks

19

03/10/2022 - Apply Now

Venue

Eastleigh College

Session code

BK3EA

Day

Mon, Wed

Time

18:00 – 21:30

Weeks

19

04/10/2021 - Apply Now

Venue

Eastleigh College

Session code

BK3EA

Day

Mon, Wed

Time

18:00 – 21:30

Weeks

19

Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
BK3DA Eastleigh College 08/10/2021 Fri 09:00 – 16:30 19 £1,000.00 £1,000.00 Apply now
BK3DA Eastleigh College 07/10/2022 Fri 09:00 – 16:30 19 £1,000.00 £1,000.00 Apply now
BK3EA Eastleigh College 03/10/2022 Mon, Wed 18:00 – 21:30 19 £1,000.00 £1,000.00 Apply now
BK3EA Eastleigh College 04/10/2021 Mon, Wed 18:00 – 21:30 19 £1,000.00 £1,000.00 Apply now

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need some further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Information, Advice and Guidance team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1299.