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This follows on from the Level 2 Foundation Certificate and is for people who have a good knowledge of basic bookkeeping or for unqualified accounting staff with several year's ledger experience who wish to develop their accounting skills.
Professional CourseQualifications explained
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You will gain a qualification which has a proven track record of providing the skills that employers recognise.
You will learn about the basic principles that underpin financial and cost accounting, understanding the basic principles of VAT and the preparation of VAT returns, ethical principles and spreadsheet techniques used by accountants.
On successful completion you can progress on to the AAT Accounting Level 4 Professional Diploma.
The course is taught in modules with an assessment at the end of each one. Tutors use a variety of techniques, so students can be expected to be actively involved during the lessons with discussions, exercises, practical demonstrations, pair work and time constrained tests.
Activate Learning at Reading College, was able to offer me the flexibility I needed to balance my studies with my work and young family."
Completion of the AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting or equivalent bookkeeping qualifications at Level 2.
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