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Accounting at Bury College

Course description

An apprenticeship in Accounting is ideal for those who would like to pursue a career in accounting. This qualification can also lead onto a range of diverse careers that could include positions in business, banking or finance. This apprenticeship provides a valuable mix of theoretical learning and practical training within many industries. This course will teach the apprentice about different accounting principles and essential accounting processes which allows them to gain an entry-level role in accounting. This apprenticeship will prepare the apprentice to work effectively in a wide range of roles including accounts payable clerk, accounts administrator, finance assistant, accounts clerk, assistant accountant to name but a few. If you are considering further study the AAT Accounting Qualification gives you generous exemptions to study with CIPFA, ICAEW, CIMA, ICAS and ACCA.

Entry requirements

Relevant qualifications and/or an initial assessment and diagnostic testing on maths and English will take place prior to commencement. Specific entry requirements may be applicable based on employer requirements.

Financial information

For fee enquiries please call 0161 280 8339.

Further information

For more information please call our Admissions Team on the following numbers: 0161 280 8313, 0161 280 8314, 0161 280 8315 or 0161 280 8505.

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: 01 February 2019
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    • Bury College has invested over £40 million in recent years developing its town centre campus.  The campus now includes:

      • The Millennium Centre - a dedicated sixth form centre with Science laboratories, IT and Media suites, learning resource centre, canteen and recording studios.
      • The Woodbury Centre - houses a new library, industry standard art sudios, new outdoor space, hair, beauty and holistic salons, restaurant and bistro and specialist facilities to support students with learning differences and/or disabilities.
      • Beacon Centre - has a theatre, dance and rehearsal studios, digital language laboratories.
      • Prospects Centre - houses specialist laboratories, workshops and IT suites.
      • Innovation Centre - fully equipped workshop, IT suites and computer aided design studios.
      • Construction Skills Centre - purpose built for construction courses.
      • Enterprise Centre - Specialist IT facilities and classrooms.
      • PlayFootball Centre - six 5-a-side and two 7-a-side pitches.