The Accounting Apprenticeship route allows you to work in Accounting where you will gain valuable experience. You will also attend college on a day release basis and study for your AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting.. You will achieve both an Accounting Apprenticeship and an AAT level 2 Certificate. The Apprenticeship will last for at least 12 months but will be tailored to your, and your employer's, particular needs
This Apprenticeship will enhance the skills you develop in the workplace and allow you to gain AAT accounting qualifications at the same time. You will study the AAT Level 2 Certificate over the course of your Apprenticeship. At the end of your Apprenticeship you will take a synoptic assessment which will be computer based and will cover all the accounting skills you will need at this level. You will also be required to prepare for an in-tray test and structured interview.
Your existing skills and experience will be assessed and, in conjunction with your employer, a training plan will be developed to enable you to achieve your Apprenticeship. During the course you will study the following learning and assessment areas: Level 2 units: • Bookkeeping transactions • Bookkeeping controls • Elements of costing • Working effectively in finance • Using accounting software.
AAT Level 2 Synoptic Assessment
Portfolio of evidence and a structured interview
This Apprenticeship will allow learners to gain valuable workplace experience while studying for recognised AAT accounting qualifications
Reading materials for this course are available from the college library. You are required to provide your own stationery including plastic wallets, lever-arch files, folders, calculator and a USB stick.
Accounting / Finance Apprenticeship
AAT Certificate in Accounting Level 2
Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship - Level 3
You must attend an interview and have 3 GCSEs at grade 4 in addition to a grade 4 in English and maths.