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Accounting Advanced Level Apprenticeship at Wirral Metropolitan College

Course description

This apprenticeship is designed for applicants who are in paid employment within Accounting, to achieve the theory and practical elements of the qualifications which recognise the skills they gain in the workplace.

Course content

This level introduces more complex accounting tasks including preparing final accounts for sole traderships and partnerships. You will also learn how to maintain cost account records and prepare VAT returns. Financial spreadsheets and professional ethics are also covered.Qualifications gained:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Accounting (Combined Competence and Knowledge Elements)
  • Functional Skill in Mathematics at Level 2
  • Functional Skill in English at Level 2
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Entry requirements

Apprentices must be in paid employment of at least 30 hours a week. Candidates who already have a qualification at Level 4 or higher are not eligible. Potential candidates must not have any County Court Judgments or Individual Voluntary Agreements against them. Yearly membership to the AAT is also required.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course.

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How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wirral Metropolitan College directly.

Last updated date: 24 May 2016
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