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AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2)

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What is the AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping Level 2 course?

The AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping course will provide you with a comprehensive knowledge of Bookkeeping and necessary procedures to become a recognised Bookkeeper.

This course follows on from the AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping and contains more in-depth modules in double-entry bookkeeping, associated documents and processes, Trial Balance standard and more.  

This course includes FREE AAT Subscription worth £44.

Available delivery methods for this course
Online

Online

Onsite

Onsite

Group booking

Group booking

Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online & Books
  • Exam: Available via Awarding Body
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Fully accredited course materials
  • Includes Study Guide for Each Module
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AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2)
£417£246 ex. VAT

The second level of AAT's bookkeeping qualifications. Learn bookkeeping procedures as a foundation in the pursuit of a career as a recognised, independent Bookkeeper.

Package includes

If bought separately
  • AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2) - eLearning

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    £417 £242 ex. VAT
  • AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping Books

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    £167 ex. VAT
We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT
We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT

Will the AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping Course be right for me?

The Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping is the perfect follow-on course from the Access Award in Bookkeeping. It will also be beneficial for those with some knowledge or experience in Bookkeeping but need to further their knowledge or gain accreditation. 

This course would also benefit you if you’re:

  •          Looking to back-up your experience in bookkeeping with a recognised certification
  •          Wanting to work in a finance department
  •          Self-employed and looking to do your own bookkeeping

How could the AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping qualification advance my career?

The Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping course will provide you with the key concepts and techniques required to function within entry-level Bookkeeping roles.

Further progression onto our AAT Advanced Diploma in Bookkeeping is an option for those looking to gain a comprehensive understanding of Bookkeeping and to advance into senior job roles.

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

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

What can I expect from a job in Accounting?

As a Bookkeeper, you’ll be responsible for a few different areas of the business, including:

  •          Processing and validating incoming payments
  •          Resolving discrepancies
  •          Providing general filing and clerical assistance
  •          Making, tracking and reporting deposits
  •          Creating audits and verifying accuracy
  •          Reconciling errors

Salaries range by industry, sector and role, however, industry averages are between £15,000 and £35,000 a year at this level. 

Why should I study the AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping Course with e-Careers?

If you’re looking to progress further into Bookkeeping and become accredited by an award-winning company that's well known in the industry, e-Careers is the ideal choice!

Other benefits include: 

  •          AAT Subscription fee included (worth £44)
  •          Train with an industry-recognised training provider
  •          Join the AAT within two weeks of starting this course and benefit from additional material and practice exams
  •          On-going tutor support included

Contact us today to enrol onto this AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping course and kick-start your career in Bookkeeping!

What are the AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping online modules?

This course covers four essential courses in one package: Foundation Award in Accounting Software (Level 2), Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2), Microsoft Excel 2016 and Official Sage 50 Computerised Payroll 2019 (Level 1 & 2 Package).

Foundation Award in Accounting Software (Level 2)

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

Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2)

  •          Processing bookkeeping transactions
  •          Control accounts, journals and the banking system

Microsoft Excel 2016

  •          MS Excel 2016: Introduction
  •          MS Excel 2016: Intermediate
  •          MS Excel 2016: Advanced

Official Sage 50 Computerised Payroll 2019 (Level 1 & 2 Package)

  •          Sage 50 Computerised Payroll Level One
  •          Sage 50 Computerised Payroll Level Two

AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping exams

The AAT require all students to join as a student member but don’t worry, we cover that cost for you! Just be sure to register as a student member within 14 days of your course start date, which will enable you to access additional content and sit all necessary exams.

Exams fees are approximately £60-85 per exam depending on the exam centre.

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