Accounting

The Intermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships in Accounting provides apprentices with the skills and knowledge required to become competent in their chosen job role. The qualification will develop your knowledge and skills to prepare a proper set of accounts and complete tax return. It is suitable for accountancy firms or in finance divisions within organisations. This qualification is accredited by AAT – Association of Accounting Technicians. The course includes 1 year complimentary student membership for the professional body.

This framework is relevant for job roles such as:

  • Accounts Assistants
  • Accounts Clerks
  • Cashiers
  • Credit Control Clerks
  • Finance Assistants
  • Purchase Ledger Clerks
  • Sales Ledger Clerks

Apprenticeship Framework Overview

Combined

Level 2 Certificate in Accounting
OR
Level 3 Diploma in Accounting

Functional Skills

English
Maths
ICT

ERR + PLTS

Employee Rights & Responsibilities
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Level 2

Certificate in Accounting
Learning Aim Awarding Body Level Credit Value
  • Level 2 Certificate in Accounting
AAT 2 34
  • Functional Skills English
NCFE 1 5
  • Functional Skills Maths
NCFE 1 5
  • ERR

Level 2 Certificate in Accounting

UAN Awarding Body Unit Number Credit Value
  • Processing Bookkeeping Transactions
AAT 1 9
  • Control Accounts, Journals and the Banking System
AAT 2 8
  • Basic Costing
AAT 3 8
  • Computerised Accounting
AAT 4 4
  • Working Effectively in Accounting and Finance
AAT 5 5

Level 3

Level 3 Diploma in Accounting
Qualifications Awarding Body Level Credit Value
  • Level 3 Diploma in Accounting (QCF)
AAT 3 37
  • Functional Skills English
NCFE 2 5
  • Functional Skills Maths
NCFE 2 5
  • ERR

 

  • Professional Ethics

AAT64

UAN Awarding Body Unit Number Credit Value
  • Accounts Preparation
AAT 1 9
  • Prepare Final Accounts for Sole Traders and Partnerships
AAT 2 8
  • Costs and Revenues
AAT 3 8
  • Indirect Tax
AAT 4 4
  • Spreadsheet Software
AAT 5 5