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Accounting & Professional Studies

AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting - D053

Hamilton Campus Part Time Level 2 Duration 36 weeks

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This Foundation Certificate in Accounting is the first year of the full AAT qualification. It is an internationally recognised professional course which will give you the skills to excel at a wide range of accounting and finance jobs.

Course Details

When studying on this Foundation Certificate you will start to develop skills in bookkeeping transactions and controls whilst gaining an understanding of management and administrative processes. The qualifications is approximately equivalent to GCSE grade A-C.

You will learn about: Elements of basic costing How to work effectively in finance How to use accounting software

Entry Guidelines

Relevant Level 1 qualification or 3 GCSEs at Grade 3/D or above. In some cases, applicants may be considered on their individual skills and experience.

Satisfactory interview, assessment and satisfactory reference.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Equipment Required

Text books for this course are to be purchased they are not included in the course fees

Assessment Method

By computer based assessments

Additional Information

A requirement of this course is membership with the AAT (The Association of Accounting Technicians)

  • Admin Fee £41 (one off payment)
  • Membership Fee £90 - to be paid yearly

Please be aware that criminal offences, bankruptcy and IVAs will affect your application for membership with the AAT. See course leader for further details

Initial unit exams are included in the course fees. Exam resits are an extra cost

Where can I progress to?

Progression from this course is to the Advanced Diploma in Accounting

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Starting 2nd February 2022 - Ending - 14th December 2022REF D053N003

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Wednesday 09:30 — 16:30 Hamilton Campus

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

Fee : £675.00

This is a full level 2 course

The fee quoted is for the academic year 21/22.

Starting 31st August 2022 - Ending - 3rd May 2023REF D053O001

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

Fee : £675.00

This is a full level 2 course

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.

Starting 31st August 2022 - Ending - 22nd June 2023REF D053O002

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

Fee : £675.00

This is a full level 2 course

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.

Starting 1st February 2023 - Ending - 13th December 2023REF D053O003

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

Fee : £675.00

This is a full level 2 course

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.


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