Accountancy Apprenticeships & Qualifications

Accountancy Overview

An accounting apprenticeship is the perfect first step towards a career in finance - without having to pay university fees. Having a good business brain and a way with numbers is a good start if you want to work in this sector. 

Every type of business needs an accountant, from large public sector companies and major corporations, to football clubs and small media firms.  

Accountancy job roles vary depending on whether you’re keeping track of one company’s accounts or are working for a global corporation. The wide range of job roles and responsibilities makes accountancy a great profession to work in Accounting qualifications are awarded by the AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians), the UK’s leading professional body offering accountancy and finance qualifications. 

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What you'll be doing 
  • During the apprenticeship you’ll cover areas such as: 
  • Bookkeeping Transactions
  • Bookkeeping Controls 
  • Elements of Costing
  • Using Accounting Software
  • Working Effectively in Finance
What qualifications will I gain? 
  • AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate
  • Functional Skills maths Level 2 
  • Functional Skills English Level 2 
Entry Requirements: 

An interest in Finance  

Length of the course: 

12 to 15 months  

What you'll be doing 

During the apprenticeship you’ll cover areas such as: 

  • Advanced Bookkeeping 
  • Final Accounts Preparation 
  • Indirect Tax 
  • Management Accounting: Costing 
  • Ethics for Accountants 
  • Spreadsheets 
What qualifications will I gain? 
  • AAT Level 2 Bookkeeping Qualification (if not already achieved) 
  • AAT Level 3 Diploma 
  • Functional Skills maths Level 1
  • Functional Skills English Level 1
Entry Requirements: 

Level 2 Bookkeeping qualification 

Length of the course: 

15 to 18 months  

What you'll be doing 

During the apprenticeship you’ll cover areas such as: 

  • Financial Statements of Limited Companies 
  • Managing Accounting: Budgeting 
  • Managing Accounting: Decision and Control 
  • Accounting Systems and Controls 
  • Personal Tax 
  • Credit Management 
What qualifications will I gain? 
  • AAT Level 4 Diploma 
  • Functional Skills maths Level 2 
  • Functional Skills English Level 2 
Entry Requirements: 

AAT Level 3 Diploma 

Length of the course: 

18/24 months approximately 
 

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Duration 18 months duration

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Salary £9750.00 per year

Duration 36 months duration