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Contact us today to enrol on this AAT Diploma in Accounting (Levels 2 & 3) training course and kick-start your accounting career!By enrolling onto our AAT Levels 2, 3 & 4 course you could save yourself money when compared to taking them separately.
Is the AAT Accounting Levels 2 and 3 package suitable for me?
Having a basic understanding of accounting, or relevant work experience would be beneficial, however the AAT Levels 2 & 3 in Accounting Package is suitable for anyone to enrol onto.
Due to the nature of this course we recommend that students:
This certification is delivered on our eLearning platform, and we also include textbooks within the price.
What can I expect from a job in accounting?
Accounting responsibilities and salaries vary by job role and organisation however, once you have completed the two courses in this package, you’ll be comfortable working on accounting tasks, such as:
Completing both the AAT Level 2 Certificate and Level 3 Diploma in Accounting qualifications will provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to bookkeeper and to successfully be able to undertake essential accounting functions, such as final accounts preparation for small organisations and advanced bookkeeping.
Additional pathways include progressing onto our
AAT graduates are in high demand by employers due to their hands-on accounting skills, so once you’ve completed AAT Levels 2 & 3 in accounting, you can start to apply for the following job roles:
Once you’ve completed the Level 3 Diploma in Accounting, you can start considering more senior roles, such as:
Salaries for AAT certified professionals in the UK has risen this year. The average salary by job level has been outlined below:
When you have earned your AAT Level 3 qualification, you can set up your own business and apply to provide 5 services.
These services include:
AAT Licensed Bookkeeper (Level 3) - bookkeeping, financial accounts for small businesses, VAT, computerised accountancy systems, and payroll.
Earning your AAT Level 3 qualification will give you AATQB status, letting you use the designatory letters AATQB after your name. These designatory letters show you have gained the skills, experience and knowledge to work that employers are looking for, which can result in an increase in your earning potential. You can also now legally submit final balances for any sized organisation.
Once you have completed AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting, you can apply to earn your AATQB status, and can use the designatory letters AATQB after your name. You can then apply to run your own practice as an AAT Licensed Bookkeeper.
AAT Level 2 Accounting training will provide you with a basic knowledge of accounting principles and skills. At this level, your knowledge in accounting will start to develop and finance administration is your focus.
The five units you'll cover through this course, are:
Average course completion time – 9-12 months
These qualifications will teach you how to process payments and receipts, prepare invoices, complete bank reconciliations, and have the skills required to work effectively in the finance industry.
AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting Syllabus
Building on the skills and techniques you developed throughout Level 2, the AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting will enable you to understand and perform more complex accounting processes, such as negotiate payment plans for credit
The 4 modules that you’ll cover throughout this course, are:
Average course completion time – 12 - 15 months
AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting Exam Details
Included in your online hub is all the support you need to pass your exams, including e-learning, books, mock papers and practice assessments. Your personal AAT tutor will also run your live online classes so that you get the benefits of learning in a college class without leaving your home. Live online classes cover revision sessions and practice papers on the units you need to pass your exams.
There are four exams in total. All are computer-based exams, including 1 Synoptic Assessment.
When you are ready to take your assessments, you need to book your exam at an AAT approved assessment venue. We can help find the closest one to you. Exam fees vary from centre to centre.
Exam fees are not included in the course cost.
Your final exam is a Synoptic assessment, which will test your understanding of connections between the different topics covered across the Level 2 qualification. Synoptic assessments are sat towards the end of your qualification and will be taken at specific times throughout the year.
AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting Exam Details
Your course contains all the support and resources you need to pass your exams with flying colours. You will have access to mock papers, past recorded sessions, and the ability to contact your tutor with any questions you may have. Online classes cover revision sessions and practice papers on all the modules needed to pass your exams such as Business Awareness, Management Accounting Techniques and Audit and Assurance.
There are 4 computer-based exams in total, which will need to be taken at your local AAT test centre.
The exam format includes multiple-choice questions, selecting answers from a drop-down menu and typing numbers and text into form fields.
Exam fees are not included in the course costs.
Membership is not included in this course but will be required to sit exams. As a student AAT member, you will benefit from:
We’re proud to have achieved some of the highest pass marks in the UK.
AAT Exams Update - COVID-19
Covid restrictions for England and Wales have now been removed. Please check with your local exam centre for advice on COVID-19 processes.
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