Accounting AAT Certificate and Diploma Level 2/3 at Hertford Regional College
To start with you will develop your skills in double entry bookkeeping and gain a grasp of management and administrative processes. Then you will progress onto more complex accounting tasks, such as preparing final accounts, how to maintain cost accounting records and preparation of reports and returns.
- Level 2: Basic accounting and costing, computerised accounting using Sage 50 and working effectively in accounting and finance
- Level 3: Final records and accounts, converting financial data into management reports
- Functional Skills in either English, Maths or IT
During the interview, applicants will be assessed for accounting, written English and Maths skills, at which applicants must achieve at least Level 2 (in both English and Maths). This is to ensure that applicants can work under pressure as all units are examined, and that English is of a standard to meet AAT requirements. Ideally, applicants should have a minimum of one year post 16 education.
Applicants aged 16 - 23 must have a GCSE grade C in English and maths.
Free to those under 19 on 31st August 2016. If you are 19 or over on 31st August 2016, have been a permanent resident in the EU for the last three years, and are a fee paying new entrant you will pay £1500 tuition fee (this was the fee for 2015/16 and could be subject to change for 2016/17). However, fee paying students continuing on the same course for a second year will be charged £1500 tuition fee (this was the fee for 2015/16 and could be subject to change for 2016/17). You will be required to pay an administration fee, exam fees, kit fee, materials fee and an Awarding Body Registration fee if applicable. For these costs please contact our Information Centre.
- Employment within an accounting environment
- AAT Level 4 Diploma in Accounting
You will have the chance to take part in additional activities, including sports. You will also study Functional Skills. Relevant trips and/or visiting speakers will be arranged.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hertford Regional College directly.