The AAT Certificate in Bookkeeping is a short qualification that provides a thorough foundation in bookkeeping and basic accounting practices, including double-entry bookkeeping. It’s perfect if you have a natural ability with numbers or are already working in finance and looking to back this up with a qualification. With this bookkeeping qualification on your CV, you will be perfectly placed to explore the career options you’ve always wanted, either as part of a larger company’s finance department or as an independent professional.
Unit covers: - understanding financial transactions within a bookkeeping system, processing customer transactions, processing supplier transactions, processing receipts and payments, processing transactions through the ledgers to the trial balance.
Unit covers: - understanding payment methods, understanding controls in a bookkeeping system, using control; accounts, using the journal, reconciling a bank statement with the cash book.
Updated June 2019
Ideally, students should have one or two GCSE Grades A-C however, common sense and an aptitude for numbers and estimation are more important.
Open to students of all ages
All tuition is based around classroom lectures by highly qualified and experienced members of staff. Examinations are on-line assessments
Students will be able to progress to and complete the Association of Accounting Technicians AAT Level 2 full qualification, start the Association of Accounting Technicians AAT Level 3 or join our new Association of Accounting Technician AAT Level 3 Bookkeeping course. The course also provides a qualification that employers are looking for.
AAT Enrolment Fee - £44
Exam Fee - Approx £90 for all the exams studied in the year
This course can be funded through Skills For Industry 2 – please ask for more details.