AAT Accounting Level 2 and 3

Course codes: AAT011 / AAT031
  • Accounting qualification with one of the most respected and widely-known awarding bodies in the UK and abroad
  • AAT qualifications recognised internationally and all UK chartered and certified accounting bodies
  • Accountants who hold an AAT qualification are highly sought after
  • Flexible profession that allows you to work either within a company or as a freelance accountant
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This course is only available as a study pack.
Course overview

This AAT Level 2 Certificate and Level 3 Diploma in Accounting inc Assessments course will introduce you to a wide range of accountancy principles, techniques and skills. These AAT qualifications can be studied from home, making it even easier for you to begin your Accountancy career.

Your course materials will be delivered to you by post or online, meaning studying couldn’t be easier! Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you every step of the way through email support.

You’ll have the flexibility to work at your own pace. You can submit your coursework either by post or via email, so handling in your assignments are simple.

As well as your AAT course materials and tutor support, this package course includes the examination fees required to successfully complete your course and gain your AAT qualification.

Course Duration

Up to 2 years.

Study Hours

Approximately 490 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive your AAT Accounting Level 2 and 3.

Entry Requirements

It is recommended you have basic maths skills for this course.

Assessment

Computer-based assessments taken at an external exam centre.

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Assessment

Each of these courses are assessed by four unit assessments and one synoptic assessment, all of which are computer-based assessments that are taken at an external exam centre. As a result, you will complete 8 unit assessments and 2 synoptic assessments over the period of your studies. The 8 unit assessments are available on demand throughout the year while the synoptics are available at set dates throughout the year.

The assessments for this course will be taken at a centre in Irthlingborough, near Northampton. We will book these assessments for you when you feel you are ready. Please note – when booking this package, it is important to note that we are only able to book assessments at the specified centre in Irthlingborough, and you must therefore be prepared to travel to the centre to complete your assessment.

Course Duration

Together, this combined course takes approximately 490 study hours to complete (if you study over the period of one year, that’s around 8 hours per week). However, you have two years to complete your course.

Study Method

Once you enrol, you will receive all course materials and Sage software by post. You will receive full tutor support for 2 years.

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of your AAT exams you will receive a Certificate awarded by The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT).

Awarding Body

The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) has been established for over 30 years and is a leading membership organisation for over 120,000 accounting professionals.
AAT qualifications are recognised internationally and by all UK chartered and certified accountancy bodies.

Q&As

You must be 16 years old in order to enrol onto this course, as well as have basic mathematical skills and IT literacy. The software is provided as a download so you will need to ensure that your computer has an internet connection.

  • Your AAT live assessments
  • Comprehensive study guide
  • Dedicated personal tutor support by email
  • Dedicated student support
  • Accreditation
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Exclusive Open Study College study pack
  • FREE Sage 50 Accounts software (available via a download link)
  • FREE CV critique service
  • FREE employability guide to help you impress future employers
  • FREE XO Student Discounts card

The Sage 50 Accounts software will only work on computers which run Windows 7 or higher, therefore Sage will not run on Windows XP. Sage software will not run on any Apple Macintosh computer. Please email us for full specification and compatibility details. The software is provided as a download so you will need to ensure that your computer has an internet connection.

To sit your exams, you must join AAT as a student member, which will then give you access to their resources. However, the cost of the exams is included within the price of the course.

It's not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Student Support Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.

That's not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Adviser Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.

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