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AAT Diploma in Accounting - Advanced Apprenticeship - Level 3

AAT Diploma in Accounting - Advanced Apprenticeship - Level 3

Overview

During the course you will study:

  • Preparing final accounts for partnerships and sole traders
  • Cash management
  • Providing cost and revenue information
  • Preparing and completing VAT returns
  • Spreadsheets

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Entry requirements

You will need to have already achieved AAT level 2, either the NVQ 2 or the level 2 certificate. 

You should already be employed in an accountancy environment.

Start dates and fees

If you are between the age of 16 and 18 the apprenticeship is free of charge. If you are 19 and above your employer must pay a one off fee.

During your apprenticeship your employer is obliged to pay you a wage at the minimum rate for an apprentice.

On top of the course fees, you will also be required to join the AAT professional body, which may incur a charge.

For information on apprenticeship opportunities please visit our Vision Apprentices website.

How long is the course?

Depending on the individual, the course normally lasts one year to eighteen months.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed by project and computer based formal tests.

Underpinning knowledge will also be delivered on day release.

If you are an external student and want to sit the Spreadsheet Software Assessment (Excel) at the college you are required to attend an assessment preparation class. Please email Donna.Johnson@wnc.ac.uk or call 01623 627191 ext 8561 for more details.

Success rates

The success rate for advanced apprenticeships in accounting is 80%.

What does the course lead to?

The following job roles: accounts assistant, assistant management accountant, semi-senior in accounting practive or finance assistant.

What will I study?

As part of your advanced apprenticeship you will cover the following: Level 3 Diploma in Accounting and Level 2 functional skills in English and maths.

Study programmes

It is an entry requirement for some courses to have gained GCSEs A*-C in English and maths (see entry requirements). If the entry requirements to a course do not require A*-C in these subjects, and you haven’t already gained GCSEs A*-C in English and maths before joining us, you will continue to study English and maths as part of your programme and take appropriate qualifications in these subjects with the aim of achieving A* to C grade. In addition, to help you gain essential skills for employment, every student aged under 19 and studying a full-time course at college will take part in our study programmes alongside their main subject qualification. Find out more.

What can I go on to study?

A higher apprenticeship or you can study a foundation degree. 

How do I apply?

Please email info@visionapprentices.co.uk or telephone 0808 100 3626

Before you can apply for this apprenticeship course you must already have found an employer who has agreed to take you on as an apprentice.

 

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