AAT Foundation, Advanced & Professional in Accounting (Level 2, 3 & 4) (EC113996)
This complete AAT course package provides everything you need to be a fully trained a qualified Accounting professional with AAT.
Starting with the AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting (Level 2), you will learn the fundamental principles and techniques use in Accounting today, as well as gaining an understanding of how to undertake double-entry bookkeeping and using Sage accounting software.
AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Level 3) focusses on providing you with an intermediate understanding of accounting practices, while training you to be able to handle more senior tasks, such as final accounts preparation and indirect tax. You’ll be awarded professional AAT Bookkeeper status, giving you AATQB status (and initials after your name) upon completion of this level.
Finally, the AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting (Level 4) will take what you have learnt throughout levels 2 and 3, while instructing you on more complex accounting skills, like evaluating financial performance and managing budgets. Completion of this course allows you to apply for the AAT full membership and achieve professional MAAT status (and initials after your name).
We are incredibly honoured to announce that we've been shortlisted for the ‘AAT Distance Learning Training Provider of the Year award 2020!'
Who is this package suitable for?
Is the full AAT Accounting Level 2, 3 and 4 package right for me?
If you’re interested in working in an accounting team or want to start your own business as an accountant, this package is ideal for you.
This course is suitable for anyone new to the industry, or those who currently work in the accounting sector but not qualified and now looking for official accreditation.
Due to the nature of this course, we recommend that students:
- Are at least 16 years old (or have the consent of a parent or guardian)
- Have a solid understanding of the English language
- Are comfortable with mathematics
- Have access to a PC or Laptop
Course accreditation – AAT
Where could this course package take you next?
Delegates who successfully completed all 3 levels are considered highly trained and knowledgeable candidates prepared to undertake roles of an intermediate or senior level.
New career opportunities include:
- Accounts Payable and Expenses Supervisor
- Commercial Analyst
- Payments and Billing Manager
- Payroll Manager
- Senior Bookkeeper
- Senior Finance Officer
You’ll gain AATQB status and also be able to apply for the AAT full membership and achieve professional MAAT status. Both allow you to have the letters AATQB and MAAT after your name, as well as being able to submit final balances for any sized organisation.
General Accounting responsibilities & Salary
What can I expect from a job in Accounting?
Accounting responsibilities and salaries vary by job role and organisation, however once you have completed the 3 courses in this package, you’ll be comfortable working on senior accounting tasks, like:
- Reviewing financial reports
- Reconciling account balances and bank statements
- Managing cash controls
You can earn an average salary of £32,500 –£42,500 a year, with some organisations offering some candidates over £60,000 a year.
Why choose e-Careers
Why study the AAT full accounting package with e-Careers?
If you’re looking to earn your AAT Accounting Level 2, 3 4 qualifications in one place, this is the package for you.
Study with an award-winning, recognised organisation, who embodies professionalism and support.
Other benefits include:
- Best price guaranteed! (Inc. AAT Membership worth £147)
- High quality training materials: Interactive online course with videos, mock exams and practice assessments. Backed up with textbooks and boasting one of the industry’s highest average pass rates of 92%
- An average course completion time of 6-8 months (access for 12 months)
- Interest-free payment plans available
Contact us today to get enrolled in this accounting course and move closer to becoming an advanced accredited accounting professional.
Course Overview & Syllabus
What does the AAT Foundation Certificate (Level 2), Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Level 3) and Professional Diploma in Accounting (Level 4) package cover?
Providing you a complete understanding of accounting practices and techniques, this full package helps you to develop an understanding right from the foundational building blocks, right through to advanced topics, preparing you to undertake a job role at almost any level.
AAT Foundation Certificate (Level 2) modules:
The five modules you’ll cover throughout this course are:
- Bookkeeping Transactions
- Bookkeeping Controls
- Elements of Costing
- Using Accounting Software
- Work Effectively in Finance
AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Level 3) modules:
The six modules you’ll cover throughout this course are:
- Advanced Bookkeeping
- Final Accounts Preparation
- Indirect Tax
- Management Accounting: Costing
- Ethics for Accountants
- Spreadsheets for Accounting
AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting (Level 4) modules:
The AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting (Level 4) is made up of 4 mandatory modules and a choice of 5 options modules (of which you must complete 2).
Mandatory Modules include:
- Management Accounting: Budgeting
- Management Accounting: Decision and Control
- Financial Statements of Limited Companies
- Accounting Systems and Controls
- Professional Diploma Synoptic Assessment
Optional modules include:
- Business tax
- Personal tax
- External auditing
- Cash and Treasury Management
- Credit Management
It’s best to complete the mandatory modules first and then decide which optional modules you want to study, as your decision may change by the time you complete the mandatory modules. Once you’re sure what optional modules you want to study, you can contact us, and we’ll send out the relevant textbooks.
One other thing to consider is that if you’re considering specialising in tax and time is approaching the end of the year, it’s best to wait until the new year, to ensure you have the most up-to-date books, as tax changes year-on-year.
AAT Exams – Update
AAT exams and assessments are now open again from Monday 29th June 2020.
We're pleased to confirm that AAT assessments will be available again from Monday 29 June 2020, since their suspension due to Covid-19, on the 22nd March 2020.
Based on current information and guidance provided by the Government to help businesses get back on track, the AAT intends to make assessments available from 29th June 2020.
Social distancing guidance
The AAT expect all training providers and assessment venues to act responsibly and ensure they adhere to all government rules and guidelines in relation to social distancing when offering AAT assessments on site. We'll be providing more guidance around social distancing in the coming weeks.
Synoptic windows revised
Synoptic window dates have now been confirmed for the remainder of the year and include additional dates to help with planning and potential capacity issues due to social distancing restrictions. Full details can be found here.
In summary, these are:
Advanced Diploma in Accounting - Level 3 (Level 6 in Scotland) Synoptic
– week commencing 13 July, 20 July, 17 August, 14 September, 12 October, 7 December
Professional Diploma in Accounting - Level 4 (Level 8 in Scotland) Synoptic
– week commencing 6 July, 13 July, 24 August, 21 September, 19 October, 14 December
Level 2 synoptic assessments
In agreement with Ofqual, the UK qualifications regulator, the AAT has announced the intention to issue calculated results for eligible students studying the Foundation Certificate in Accounting - Level 2 (Level 5 in Scotland) and Foundation Diploma in Accounting and Business (Level 2).
Results will be issued to students on 13 August and, because of this exercise, we are unable to make the Level 2 synoptic assessment available until after these results are released.
The next Level 2 synoptic window will start in the week commencing 17 August.
Full details on the revised synoptic windows can be found here.
All exams are computer-based exams and there will be one per module. These exams will need to be taken at your local AAT test centre and the format includes multiple choice questions.
Exam fees are not included in the course cost. Exams cost approximately £60-85 depending on the exam centre.
If you need any more information on the AAT exams, please get in touch with one of our advisors.
This package includes
AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting Books£750View More
AAT level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting£625View More
AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Level 3)£625View More
AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting Books£600View More
AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting Books£400View More