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AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate & Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping

What is the AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping & Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping package course?

For individuals looking to gain a comprehensive understanding of Bookkeeping and become qualified, we suggest this AAT package, which includes the AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2) and the AAT Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 3) qualifications in one package. 

This course has been developed by our team of specialists to bring you the very best in AAT bookkeeping training. Upon completion of the course and exams, you’ll gain AATQB status, enabling you to use the letters after your name. You’ll also be able to apply for Professional Indemnity Insurance and seek a Licence to Practice, so you can set up your own business and submit accounts.  

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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online & Books
  • Exam: Available via Awarding Body
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Fully accredited course materials
  • Includes AAT subscription
  • Xero Advisor Certification
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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online & Books
  • Exam: Available via Awarding Body
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Fully accredited course materials
  • Includes AAT subscription
  • Xero Advisor Certification
Course Details

Will the AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping & Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping package be right for me?

This bookkeeping package will provide you with enough information and practical skills to feel confident in mid-level and advanced Bookkeeping roles, suiting someone looking to become an independent Bookkeeper or to start working within a finance team.

Learn how to become a Bookkeeper

Through this course, you’ll gain a deeper knowledge and start understanding more advanced bookkeeping skills, progressing from a beginner to advanced level.

This course would benefit you if:

  •    You’re considering becoming an independent Bookkeeper
  •    You want to work within an accounts or finance team
  •    You’re looking to become an accredited, highly skilled Bookkeeper
  •    You’re self-employed and looking to do your own bookkeeping

How could the AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping & Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping package advance my career?

The AAT Level 2 and Level 3 Bookkeeping qualification package is the ideal solution to get educated to a high standard and qualified as a Bookkeeper. Once you’ve successfully passed the AAT Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping, you will be eligible for AAT Bookkeepers (AATQB) status, allowing you to use the designatory AATQB letters after your name.

The knowledge you gain through these two courses will help you towards a promotion at work, new career opportunities, or allow you to start your own businesses and do your own Bookkeeping.

The skills developed throughout this course can help you move into the following Bookkeeping careers:

  •    Bookkeeper
  •    Senior Bookkeeper
  •    Accounts Manager
  •    Ledger Manager

What can I expect from a job in Bookkeeping?

As a Bookkeeper you’ll be responsible for a few different areas of the business, including but not limited to:

  •    Recording transactions (income and outgoings)
  •    Processing payments
  •    Conducting daily banking activities
  •    Producing various financial reports
  •    Reconciling reports to third-party records such as bank statements.

Salaries range by industry, sector and role, however, industry averages of a Senior Bookkeeper are between £16,000 and £32,000 a year, with a UK average of £27,000 a year.

Why should I study the AAT Foundation Certificate (Level 2) and Advanced Certificate (Level 3) in Bookkeeping with e-Careers?

There are many reasons to choose to study this course with us. We're an award-winning, professional company, recognised in the industry, we also offer:

  •    High quality training materials: Interactive online course with videos, mock exams and practice assessments. Backed up with textbooks 
  •    Boasting one of the highest average pass rates for large training centres: 91.7% for Level 2 and 92% for Level 3
  •    An average course completion time of 6-8 months
  •    Access to course material for 12 months   
  •    Continued tutor support throughout the duration of your course
  •    AAT subscription fee worth £48 included in the cost

AAT Syllabus - What's in the AAT Level 2 & Level 3 Bookkeeping package

AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2)

  •    Understanding financial transactions within a bookkeeping system
  •    Processing customer transactions
  •    Process transactions through the ledgers to the trial balance
  •    Understanding payment methods
  •    Understanding controls in a bookkeeping system
  •    Using control accounts
  •    Using the journal
  •    Reconciling bank statements with the cash book

AAT Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 3)

  •    Principles of advanced double-entry bookkeeping
  •    Procedures for the acquisition and disposal of non-current assets
  •    Depreciation calculations
  •    Period-end adjustments
  •    Producing and extending the trial balance
  •    The financial recording and reporting requirements of different types of organisation
  •    Final accounts and the accounting and ethical principles underlying their preparation
  •    Preparing accounting records from incomplete information

AAT Level 2 and Level 3 Bookkeeping exams

The AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping is made up of two units and has two assessments:

  •    Bookkeeping Transactions
  •    Bookkeeping Controls

The AAT Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping is made up of three units and has three assessments: 

  •    Advanced Bookkeeping
  •    Final Accounts Preparation
  •    Indirect Tax

The AAT require all students to join as a student member but don’t worry, the membership fee is something we've included 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 course price, which are approximately £60-85 depending on the exam centre. 

*This course is compatible with Windows and Mac devices but please note that the Sage 50 software is only compatible with Windows. 

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