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AAT L2 Certificate in Accounting (On Campus)
AAT L2 Certificate in Accounting (On Campus)

AAT L2 Certificate in Accounting (On Campus)

Level 2
Cheltenham Gloucester

Course Overview

Part Time

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This qualification will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration - covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping to basic costing principles.

The Level 2 course covers a range of areas including: 

  • Introduction to Bookkeeping
  • Principles of Bookkeeping controls
  • Principles of costing
  • The Business Environment synoptic

For further detail refer to the AAT website http://www.aat.org.uk/

You will undertake four computer based assessments, including an end of year synoptic assessment.

In addition to attending college on a weekly basis, students will be expected to undertake between 3 and 4 hours additional study out of college.

Students are responsible for paying their AAT annual registration fee and the cost of text books.

Please note that once your application has been accepted and enrolment confirmed you will be unable to swap study modes.

  • This qualification is aimed at those aged 19 (as at 31st August of the academic year) or above who enjoy working with figures and are literate and numerate.

    Applicants will require a GCSE grade C/4 or above in Maths and English.

    If you have previous accountancy or finance experience you may wish to complete an online skill check at www.aatskillcheck.org/  to enable you to decide whether to start at Level 2 or Level 3.

    All applicants will be required to complete a short assessment form to ensure the correct level of study.

  • Successful completion will allow students to progress to the Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting course and then on to the AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting course. Once students have completed their AAT studies they may be eligible for exemptions from the foundation stage examinations of the UK Chartered accountancy bodies (CIMA, ACCA, CIPFA, ICAEW) or they may wish to study for a Foundation Degree in Business or for a Full Degree.

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Studying for a business qualification gives you transferable skills that are desired by many industries and professions. You can go on to train as an accountant, manager, marketer, events coordinator or business administrator, and even develop the crucial skills needed to run your own business.

You’ll find that our range of business pathways allow you to explore and learn about a variety of business skills, before choosing a specialist area to suit your interests and future career goals. If you’re interested in events management, human resources, management, marketing, retail or social media, we have a business pathway to suit.

Gloucestershire College is connected to a number of businesses and throughout the year you will get the chance to see how real businesses operate. Previous work-related activities have included trips to Amazon and Sky headquarters and business planning with RBS.

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Ben Leighton

The business course is very versatile so it can help with lots of job options after college. My dream career is something in finance, maybe a Chartered Accountant, so everything I’m learning now on my course about Business will help me to reach that goal. I would encourage everyone who’s thinking of applying to GC to just do it, it’s been the best decision for me and I’m looking forward to what comes next in my education and career.“

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Louis Giles

I’m not sure what sort of career I want after the course yet but the college offers lots of career advice and guidance to help me. I applied for Gloucestershire College because there is better transport links and access for me and my wheelchair. I also thought the new campus looked really cool. I chose to study Business as my sister did the course previously and said it was really good, helping her get a job now. The course is very flexible and not too many hours a week so I can do other things like work experience around it.

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Ryan Davis

I would tell someone who is thinking of applying to the College to go for it as it will open doors to lots of great opportunities. When I finish the course I want to go to University – with Oxford as my first choice. I wanted to study at Gloucestershire College because of the new facilities and new Forest of Dean campus, I think it looks really impressive. I am studying Business as I think it will lead me to a lot of other new career opportunities."

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