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What career opportunities can this lead to?

Completion of the Professional Accounting/Tax Technician Apprenticeship may lead to the candidate receiving credits towards the completion of the Professional Accountant/Tax Apprenticeship or Chartered Accountancy/Taxation qualifications provided by the relevant Professional Bodies. Completion of the Professional Accounting/Tax Technician Apprenticeship may also result in credits being awarded towards relevant undergraduate degree programmes.

What are the entry requirements?

Entry is subject to interview and assessment and you will need to have relevant employment. In addition, you will need to have 4 GCSEs at grade C/4 or higher, including English & Maths or be able to demonstrate ability equivalent to, or exceeding Level 2 in English& Maths.

*please call Eastleigh College Apprenticeship Services on 023 8091 1226 to discuss.

What does this programme involve?

Professional Accounting/Tax Technician will have responsibility for creating, and / or verifying and reviewing, accurate and timely financial information within the organisation in which they are employed or on behalf of another organisation. This will be performed in order to meet relevant ethical, professional and legal standards, and will utilise the
individuals knowledge of the business systems and processes, as well as standard accounting and tax practices. This role may exist in an accounting practice, a professional services company, HMRC or the accounting function of a business or other organisation.

This occupation covers two areas of specialism:

- Accounting
- Tax

How is the programme taught and assessed?

The apprenticeship standard covers the core skills, knowledge and behaviours to demonstrate competency of an Professional Accounting/Tax Technician and covers key requirements to include:

- Business Awareness
- Ethical Standards
- Regulation and Compliance
- Systems and Processes
- Leadership

Additionally, apprentices will cover additional content to develop pathway specific skills to include:

- Financial statements for limited companies
- Management accounting
- Internal controls

and 2 optional units from the following:

- Credit management
- Cash and treasury management
- External auditing
- Personal tax
- Business taxc

Apprentices will develop through on and off-the-job learning and are expected to attend Eastleigh College on a day release basis and on successful completion of an end point assessment, will achieve a L4 qualification related to Professional Accounting/Tax Technician.

Additionally, unless exempt on entry, apprentices will be required to achieve Level 2 Functional Skills in English & Maths and take the test at Level 2 prior to undertaking end point assessment.

The typical duration of this apprenticeship is expected to be 24 months.

Your progress will be continuously monitored and supported by an Apprenticeship Officer.

What else do I need to know?

On successful completion, individuals may registrater with one of a number of UK Professional Bodies in this sector to include ACCE, CIMA, CIPFA or ICAEW.

Due to the current national reform of apprenticeships, the information detailed for this framework was correct at the time it was sent to print. For September 2018, all apprenticeships will be delivered as a standard and details of these will be updated on our website as soon as the information is released. Please visit www.eastleigh.ac.uk for up-to-date course information or to discuss further, please contact the Apprenticeship Experts on 02380 911226.

Dates for the diary

Our School Leaver open events are held each October, November, March and June. For specific dates and times please see the events section of our website or telephone 023 8091 1299.

How do I apply?

Apply by clicking on the APPLY NOW link on this page. Alternatively, you can apply by completing an application form from our printed prospectus or through our Information, Advice and Guidance team by telephone 023 8091 1299 or via email at goplaces@eastleigh.ac.uk.

*Fees will apply if you are over 18. You may be eligible for fee support or a loan. To find out an accurate cost, based on your individual circumstances, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team.

Course Code

ACHAV4/STND

Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
STAA4 Eastleigh College 05/09/2018 Wed 10:00 – 18:00 37 Please Enquire 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 any further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any of our courses, the College has a dedicated Careers Advisor who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1014

The Equality Act

The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.

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