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AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software (Level 2) - Sage Business Cloud


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What is the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2 course?

This AAT Level 2 in Accounting Software course provides you with the required practical skills and knowledge of using Sage Business Cloud software and Microsoft Excel.

What is Sage Business Cloud?

Sage Business Cloud Accounting and Sage Business Cloud Payroll are a suite of cloud-based accountancy and payroll products developed by Sage Group aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises as well as the self-employed.

First launched in the UK and Ireland in 2011, Sage Business Cloud is a set of small business management tools, offering accounting, payments, time-tracking and payroll tools. It includes mobile apps, which allow you to accept business payments, manage payroll functions and pay bills.

Course topics include: 

  •    Accounting software
  •    Entering accounting transactions
  •    Producing a range of financial reports
  •    The course uses official Sage material, ensuring you're learning from the very best

    This course includes the AAT subscription fee worth £48.

    AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software (Level 2) - Sage Business Cloud
    £208 ex. VAT

    This course is the perfect place to start if you are taking your first step towards a career in accountancy & finance. You’ll learn how to use accounting software, such as Sage Business Cloud, learn how to process account transactions, & more. 

    We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT

    Is the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2 online course right for me?

    AAT Accounting Software Level 2 Foundation Award suits anyone looking to make the move into Bookkeeping but would also be ideal for those who have undertaken the AAT Access Award in Accounting Software.    

    This course would be right for you, if:

    •    You are unsure where to start a career in bookkeeping 
    •    You’re currently in an administration role but would like to improve your current knowledge in Bookkeeping or upskill
    •    You have no previous experience in this sector but would like to study an entry-level bookkeeping qualification

    What job could I get with the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2 online course?

    This second qualification in the AAT Access Award in Accounting Software, provides a logical pathway to work towards a career as a bookkeeper, using computerised accounting software. You'll be able to support your knowledge in Sage Business Cloud in a business context. 

    With the skills gained from this course, your potential new career opportunities might include:

    •    Clerical Assistant
    •    Bookkeeper
    •    Accounts Clerk
    •    Finance Assistant
    •    Accounts Administrator

    If you're a business owner you will find this course beneficial, as you'll be able to keep your own books and improve the running of your business. Accountants will be able to accurately report and provide essential information to HMRC for VAT returns.

    Why study the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2 online course with e-Careers?

    We have over 550,000 learners in 50 countries. As such, we know that we have built an eLearning solution which is globally recognised and respected. As a professional, award-winning company, we are trusted by some of the world’s largest organisations, such as the NHS, Sachi & Sachi, American Express and more!

    We're a Sage Certified organisation, which offers official courses with a Sage assessment and certificate at the end of each course. This means that you will be able to earn a Sage certificate, while practicing for your AAT exam. This gives you the best chance to pass your exam. 

    Other benefits include:

    •    AAT subscription fee worth £48 included in the cost
    •    An average course completion time of 6-8 months (access for 12 months)
    •    180 days of access to Sage Business Cloud software
    •    Continued tutor support throughout the duration of your course
    •    An average pass rate of 93.7%
    •    Gain two qualifications in just one course
    •    Becoming familiar with Sage Business Cloud software
    •    Completing mock assessments to test your knowledge as you work through learning materials
    •    Receiving ongoing tutor support

    *Sage Business Cloud is compatible with both Windows and Mac devices. 

    What are the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2 course modules?

    •    Opening Balances and Journals
    •    Sales and Purchase Ledgers Transactions
    •    Bank and Petty Cash Transactions
    •    The Trial Balance and Data Security

    What else will the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software (Level 2) course cover?

    Once you have completed the AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software (Level 2) you will feel more confident in your accounting abilities. Some other benefits include:

    •    Learning how to use Sage Business Cloud accounting software
    •    Becoming proficient in setting up the accounting software
    •    Studying how to process sales and purchase transactions
    •    Learning how to process bank and cash transactions
    •    Becoming confident in ensuring that VAT is posted to the correct account
    •    Learning to effectively perform period end routine tasks
    •    Discovering how to produce professional reports for customers and suppliers (and from the general ledger)

    AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2 Exams

    The AAT require all students to join as a student member but don’t worry, the membership fee is something we have included for free in our courses! Just be sure to register as a student member within 14 days of your course start date please. This registration allows you to sit any necessary exams and take advantage of the support and resources available. 

    Please note, exams fees are not included in the price and will cost approximately £60-85 per exam, depending on the exam centre.

    We’re trusted by

    Individuals, small businesses and large corporations who have used e-Careers since 2001. Here are some names you’ll recognise:

    Saatchi & Saatchi
    American Express

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