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Level 2 Apprenticeship in Accounting at Newcastle-under-Lyme College

Course description

AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accountancy
Functional Skills maths and English at Level 1
Employment Rights & Responsibilities
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
As an Intermediate Apprentice will learn how to work within an accounting or administration environment within the finance function. You will also learn basic costing techniques, bookkeeping transactions, control accounts and double entry along with computerised accounting.

Entry requirements

High working standards, communication and problem solving skills, plus the ability to work in a team, along with a keen interest in accounting are ideal qualities for candidates. Candidates need a minimum of four GCSEs grade A-C. Ideally this will include GCSE maths and English. If you do not have a suitable maths and English qualification, you will complete initial assessments to identify if you can achieve Functional Skills at level 2.


Each unit will be assessed through examinations.To support your college attendance, your tutor will provide regular one to one support and guidance at your place of work.

Financial information

While you are on an apprenticeship your employer pays you a salary and supports you whilst you undertake your training.

Future opportunities

This qualification offers various opportunities for progression including the Advanced Apprenticeship in Accounting

Further information

On the apprenticeship programme you usually attend college one day a week and spend 30 hours minimum a week working with your employer.The course duration is 12 months

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newcastle-under-Lyme College directly.

Last updated date: 24 November 2016
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