AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Level 2

Course Codes

AAT008 / AAT027

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Kickstart your accounting career by studying towards this accredited, industry-recognised AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Level 2.

  • Achieve an accounting qualification with one of the most respected and widely known awarding bodies in the UK and abroad.
  • AAT qualifications are recognised both internationally and by all UK chartered and certified accounting bodies.
  • Accountants who hold an AAT qualification are highly sought after by companies ranging from small businesses to large multinational companies.
  • Accounting is a flexible profession that allows you to work either within a company or as a freelance accountant.
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Course overview

This AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Level 2 course focuses on a range of basic accounting practices and techniques. It is ideal if you are new to accountancy, or if you already have some experience of working in finance and are keen to develop your career.

As well as your AAT course materials and tutor support, you can choose to add your assessments on to your enrolment which means we will book and pay for the exams you are required to complete in order to achieve your AAT qualification.

Please note, you must also purchase AAT membership in order to study this course and complete your exams.

Course Duration

Up to one year.

Study Hours

Approximately 240 study hours.

Course Outcome

On successful completion of your AAT exams you will receive an AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Level 2.

Entry Requirements

You must be at least 16 years old.

Assessment

Four unit exams and one synoptic assessment.

Course content

Extra info

Assessment

This course is assessed by four unit exams and one synoptic assessment. Your unit exams and synoptic assessment are computer-based assessments that take place at an external exam centre. The four unit assessments are available on-demand throughout the year, while the synoptic are available at set dates throughout the year.

You have nine tutor-marked assessments that will help you track your progress and you can complete these in as much or as little time as you need.

Booking your assessments

Exams can be included in the cost of this course. If you choose to add your assessments and book through us, they will take place at a centre in either Birmingham or Irthlingborough, near Northampton. When choosing to add your assessments to your booking, it is important to note that we are only able to book your assessments at the specified centres in either Birmingham or Irthlingborough, therefore, you must be prepared to travel to the centre to complete your assessment.

Alternatively, if you don’t add your assessments to your course, you will have to book and pay for these separately.

Course Duration

This course takes approximately 240 study hours to complete. Students have up to one year to complete the course from the date of enrolment.

Study Method

Once you enrol, you will receive all course materials. We will send an email with a link to download the free Sage software. You will receive full tutor support via email for a year.

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of your AAT exams, you will receive an AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Level 2 awarded by The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT).

Awarding Body

The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) has been established for over 30 years and is a leading membership organisation for over 120,000 accounting professionals.

AAT qualifications are recognised internationally and by all UK chartered and certified accountancy bodies.

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