This Level 2 AAT qualification is the first step of our professional accounting programme.
The course covers a range of basic accounting practices and techniques, from costing and double-entry bookkeeping to computerised accounting.
As a professional body, membership of AAT is required from the start of the course (during the first week your tutors will guide you through this process); this opens up opportunities to attend local branch activities and events.
Please note that the fees for this course as of September 2019 will be £1,265.
AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualifications open up huge opportunities nationally and internationally. The qualifications are recognised throughout the world; from small local enterprises to the biggest multinationals, there is a demand for qualified accounting staff.
The Sheffield College was awarded Winner of the 2015 AAT Award for Training Provider of the Year (Medium).
A minimum of A* - C grades in GCSE English and Mathematics (or Level 2 Literacy and Numeracy).
You will need a textbook for each unit. Your tutor will advise you on the cheapest source at the start of the course, and you are advised to budget around £75 for these books. Limited textbooks are available in the college LRC for short term loans.
Professional membership of AAT is a requirement (£135 for the first year) and examination resits carry an additional charge (approximately £60).