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Accounting Certificate Level 1 (AAT) at Trafford College

Course description

Units:Creating business documentsMathematics for accountingEssential accounting proceduresAccounting in a professional environmentIntroduction to book keepingWorking within book keepingBook keeping and accountsComputerised payroll administration Payroll processingComputerised accountsSpreadsheet softwareStudents will also undertake functional skills Mathematics and English

Entry requirements

GCSE's Grade D Profile


A mixture of computer based tests: computer based projects; ongoing assessment; exam.

Future opportunities

If successful on the qualification and successful at interview, students will be able to progress onto the Young Accountants course (2 years)

Further information

Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 886 7070

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: 13 May 2016
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    • Travelling By Bus
      The Altrincham site is situated on a major bus route to and from Manchester city centre, with a bus stop directly outside the College on Manchester Road (A56).

      For more information visit or call 0871 200 22 33.

      Travelling by Metrolink
      The nearest Metrolink station is Timperley. Services run from Bury, Altrincham, and Manchester, with connections to Eccles. For more information visit or call 0161 205 2000.

      Travelling by Train
      The closest train station is Navigation Road on the Manchester - Chester line, approximately 20 mins walk to site. Trains run hourly in both directions.

      Travelling by Car
      The Altrincham site is situated on Manchester Road (A56) towards Altrincham, 3.5 miles from both Junction 7 of the M60 or Junction 7 of the M56.