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Business - Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship level 3 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

Assistant accountants provide support to internal and external customers either within an accountancy practice or for the finance department of an organisation. An Accounting Apprenticeship will allow you to get involved with a range of tasks including raising purchase orders, coding, and filing invoices as well as giving a taste of what a career in Accounting might involve. You will study for an AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) professional qualification while working for a company and earning a wage. AAT qualifications are highly respected within the industry and demonstrate a level of excellence and work-readiness sought by employers

Course content

Job titles could include:

  • accounts assistant,
  • cashier,
  • credit control clerk,
  • purchase ledger clerk,
  • sales ledger clerk,
  • finance assistant,
  • trainee accountant.



You will sit AAT exams, which are computer based assessments.

Further information

Contact the college, tel: 01484 437070 or email:

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 06 October 2017
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    • The Huddersfield Centre opened in September 2013 and is fitted with state of the art equipment.
      The new centre offers:
      Nine floors of classrooms and workshops, gym, training restaurants, hair and beauty salons, mock air cabin simulator, student services, ATM machines, free wi-fi and much more.