Accounting | AAT Level 3 (Advanced) Diploma in Accounting
Interest-free payment plans available. Fees can be invoiced to your company or organisation.
- Exam(s) / assessment(s) not included in price & must be purchased separately
- Tutor is available to students
The AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting is an intermediate level qualification that's perfect if you're already working in accounting and are looking to develop your skills. It's also ideal if you've completed the Foundation Certificate/Level 2 Certificate in Accounting and want to continue your professional development.
It'll give you real-world technical accounting knowledge that you can use in your job from day one.
You'll master advanced bookkeeping and final accounts, and further your knowledge of spreadsheets for accounting. You'll learn management costing techniques, and understand VAT issues in business. You'll also cover professional ethics for accountants.
- 97% would recommend AAT to family, friends and colleagues.
- 7/10 say that their earning potential has increased since completing their AAT qualification.
The course is accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), the UK’s largest professional body for accounting technicians, so it’s internationally recognised and sought-after by employers.
It's highly flexible, so you can set your own timetable and study at your own pace. Live online classrooms during lunchtimes, evenings, and weekends make it easy to fit learning around your life.
You can get started right away with a small deposit, and pay the rest with an interest-free payment plan.
The Advanced Diploma in Accounting(AQ2016 Syllabus) is worth 53 UCAS credits. It sits on the Qualifications and Credit Framework at Level 3, or Level 6 in the Scottish system.
It should take you around 520 hours to complete.
The AAT Advanced Diploma consists of six separate units. They're listed below.
- Advanced Bookkeeping
- Final Accounts Preparation
- Management Accounting: Costing
- Indirect Tax
- Ethics for Accountants
- Spreadsheets for Accounting
In order to sit your exams and receive your qualification, you'll need to pay:
- AAT Registration Fees
- AAT Annual Student Membership Fees
- AAT Exam Fees
- Exam Centre Administration Fees
ICS Learn's course advisors can fill you in on the latest AAT fee information, and advise you on how to pay them. Exam centre fees will vary depending on the centre you choose.
A year's AAT student membership can be included on your payment plan. Please note that AAT requires you to activate your membership within four weeks of enrolment.
Employer-funded courses can be enrolled as an all-inclusive package including course, exam centre fees, and AAT Membership fees.
Who is this course for?
The Advanced Diploma in Accounting is ideal if you've got a Foundation Certificate in Accounting qualification (or Level 2 Certificate, as it was previously known), or if you're currently working in an accounting role. You should have good numeracy skills and attention to detail.
You must be over 19, and if English isn't your first language, you'll need an IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent.
When you've finished the AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting you'll be equipped to work in roles such as:
- Accounts Assistant
- Accounts Payable and Expenses Supervisor
- Accounts Payable Clerk
- Assistant Accountant
- Audit Trainee
- Professional Bookkeeper
- Corporate Recovery Analyst
- Credit Controller
- Finance Officer
- Indirect Tax Manager
- Payroll Supervisor
- Finance Assistant
- Senior Bookkeeper
- Tax Assistant
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