AAT course units include:

  • Bookkeeping transactions
  • Bookkeeping controls
  • Elements of costing
  • Using accounting software
  • Working effectively in finance.

    IFS course units include:

  • Unit 1: Personal Financial Encounters (PFE)
  • Unit 2: Money Management Solutions (MMS)
  • Unit 3: Personal Finance Management.
  • Entry requirements

    English and maths GCSE grade 4 (Grade C) or above or a
    relevant Level 1 qualification along with English GCSE, grade 3 (Grade D) or above AND maths GCSE Grade 4 (Grade C) or above.
    You may also need to take an entrance test if you have foreign GCSE equivalents to 9-4 (grade A*- C) in English and maths, or if it has been more than two years since your GCSE grades were achieved.

  • Who is the course for?

    If you are you good with numbers, like to keep things balanced and have an interest in accounting this course provides you with the skills demanded by employers. You will achieve a nationally recognised qualification which can lead onto the full AAT Accounting qualification and AAT membership.

  • Study methods

    Learn bookkeeping transactions & controls, elements of costing and a wide range of skills from money management solutions to personal finance management.

  • How is the course assessed?

    There is a computer based exam for each of the units.
    In addition, students would need to complete 40 hours of accounting related work experience.

  • More information

    For more information, please contact Sheila McCarthy on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Where Next – Job Opportunities

    Accounting support staff, finance assistant/administrator, Payroll Administrator or Trainee Accounts Technician.

  • Where Next – Further Studies

    AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting.

  • How to apply

    To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

    >> Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
    >>Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to:
    Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

    When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Course starting Sep 2023

Starts 4 September 2023

Duration 1 Year(s)

Location Uxbridge Campus

Days/Time Monday-Friday
09:00 - 17:00