For the best chance of success, we recommend that students begin their AAT studies with a good standard of English and maths.
Is this course right for me?
Come and join our very popular, friendly classes, where you will learn basic key double-entry manual bookkeeping skills. This course will suit you if you are looking for a solid introduction to bookkeeping or just a refresher; if you are interested in running bookkeeping services for a local business; or if you are not currently in employment and training and you need workplace skills. The AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping offers students at Level 1 the opportunity to develop practical bookkeeping skills. This qualification may help students to move on to further study in either accountancy or bookkeeping with AAT, offer a route into employment or be of interest to those already in employment. The qualification is valued by employers in a range of industries and lays a strong foundation for further study with AAT in either accountancy or bookkeeping at Level 2. It is possible to go on to progress to Level 3 then 4.
Modules include: Understand the role of the bookkeeper, Understand financial transactions, Process customer and supplier transactions, Process receipts and payments.
What options are there after completing this course?
Following successful completion of this qualification, your next steps for progression would normally be to the AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting.
Students must successfully complete one end-of-qualification computer-based assessment to achieve this qualification.