Accounting & Business AAT Diploma Level 2 at City College Brighton and Hove
If you’re interested in becoming a finance professional, the AAT Level 2 Diploma in Accounting and Business will teach you many of the skills that employers are looking for. The qualification covers areas such as business-led accountancy skills, business communications, spreadsheet use, double-entry bookkeeping, basic costing principles, sales and general ledgers.
The course will enable you to understand daily job activities and you’ll enter the workplace with excellent accountancy knowledge and a professional approach. The business skills units, for example, are great for getting to know daily job activities. While this qualification will be valuable for entering employment, it will also lay the foundation for further accountancy training.
The course contains units covering:
- Basic Accounting 1
- Basic Accounting 2
- Basic Costing
- Working Effectively in Accounting and Finance
- Computerised Accounting
You will require English and mathematics GCSE's - grade A*-C
The AAT units are assessed by a combination of formal exams, skills tests and project work some of which may be completed on computer.
All full time courses are free to EU residents who are under 19 years old on the 31st August 2015. The only fees you have to pay are for specialist resources and equipment and the cost of these varies from £25 to £300 depending upon the subject you are studying.
Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial help from the college's learner support funds. You should apply for financial support as soon as you receive your offer letter.
For more information on financial assistance, please follow the link below.
Successful students way wish to consider progression to the AAT level 3 Diploma course at City College.
There is a high demand for competent accounting professionals within a wide range of business and non-profit making organisations at all levels, both full-time and part-time as well as opportunities to become self-employed providing accounting services. An AAT qualification gives an advantage when seeking a new position.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City College Brighton and Hove directly.