What is the AAT Bookkeeping Level 2 & 3 course?
Gain AAT Bookkeeper status with the AAT Bookkeeping Level 2 & 3 course
AAT Bookkeeping courses offer you an accredited route into bookkeeping if you have little or no experience. Choosing online bookkeeping training allows you to gain a professional qualification from home and around your current commitments.
The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) are the UK’s awarding body for skills-based accounting and bookkeeping qualifications, which are respected worldwide as a high standard of students’ skills and capabilities.
If you’re looking to rapidly develop bookkeeping skills to a high level, the AAT Level 2 & 3 Bookkeeping course will complete the AAT Bookkeeping pathway in one continuous study period. You’ll start by building a solid foundation of the basics of bookkeeping before moving on to more advanced and complex skills. Once you’ve passed your online Bookkeeping Level 2 & 3 course you’ll be eligible for AAT Bookkeeper (AATQB) status, and will have the option of progressing on to the AAT Accountancy pathway.
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Syllabus for the AAT Bookkeeping Level 2 & 3 course
The AAT Level 2 & 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping (Advanced) will teach you both basic and advanced bookkeeping concepts and skills, as well as spreadsheets and software use. Topics covered include double-entry bookkeeping and financial statements.
We translate the syllabus that the AAT sets into a combination of activities, classes, and other content to ensure you get the best learning experience possible.
The combined Level 2 & 3 course contains five units in total: two from Level 2 and three from Level 3. During the course you will take five computer-based assessments, which will be held at an approved exam centre.
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Career path for the AAT Bookkeeping Level 2 & 3 qualification
AAT Bookkeeping Level 2 & 3 will teach you the basics before moving on to advanced bookkeeping functions, which will allow you to take on further responsibility either in your current role or a new one. Having this qualification on your CV will show employers that as well as being highly knowledgeable about the bookkeeping function, you are also committed to the profession.
This course completes the AAT Bookkeeping pathway and will allow you to apply for AAT Bookkeeper (AATQB) status. This will allow you to work as a respected freelance Bookkeeper, charging by the hour for your services.
Completing AAT Bookkeeping qualifications will also give you exemptions from the relevant bookkeeping units of the AAT Accountancy Pathway, meaning you’ll have a fast track route into the accountancy profession if you choose to progress your career even further.
Duration - Tutoring: 12 months; Typical duration: 11 months.
Although this combined course begins with an entry level qualification, we advise that you have formal academic qualifications in mathematics and English, or formal work experience. We will work with you to ensure this level is right for you by asking you to take AAT’s Skillcheck test if you do not have formal academic or work experience. The following entry requirements apply: You must be over the age of 18 or have a third-party payee for any financial agreement You must have a solid grasp of the English language (IELTS 5.5 or equivalent if English is not your first language) You must have access to a computer or other internet enabled device and a reliable Internet connection, plus basic computer skills You must be able to attend all exams at an AAT Approved centre. Students outside the UK will incur an additional cost for international postage of textbooks
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