The course is made up of the following units:

  • Introduction to Bookkeeping
  • Principles of Bookkeeping Controls
  • Principles of Costing
  • The Business Environment
  • Entry requirements

    Applicants should have a Level 2 qualification in English & maths along with an advanced level of IT skills. Applicants should also have an interest in accounting or preferably be already working in accounting, but this is not essential. Applicants are also expected to pass an entry test at the time of enrolment.

  • Who is the course for?

    Students who wish to gain a professional qualification and are aiming to be employed in an accounting or financial environment.

  • Study methods

    The aim is to provide a good theoretical understanding of bookkeeping and accounts, and to reinforce learning with simulated workplace assignments. In addition to College attendance, students must be prepared to commit to at least five hours study time per week.

  • How is the course assessed?

    There is a computer based exam for each of the 5 units.

  • More information

    Once enrolled, you will be required to register with AAT and pay the student membership fee directly to AAT.
    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

  • Where Next – Further Studies

    Successful students can apply to move on to Level 3.

  • How to apply

    To apply for a course either click the APPLY NOW button - fill out the form online and submit

    OR download an application form here and post it to the address on the form.
    When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Course starting Sep 2024

Starts 10 September 2024

Duration 35 Week(s)

Location Uxbridge Campus

Days/Time Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00