Course Info

Level 3 Diploma in Accounting (AAT)

Entry Qualifications

See Standard Entry Qualifications.

Learners must have; AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting or equivalent A genuine interest in the subject Good communication skills


1 Year

Course Content

The course covers the following units:

Advanced Bookkeeping

Final Accounts Preparation

Management Accounting: Costing

Indirect Tax

Ethics for Accountants

Introduction to Payroll

Spreadsheets for Accounting

You will sit an exam for each of the first 4 units and a Synoptic exam that covers all the units; you must pass all the exams to gain the qualification. You will learn through a variety of methods which will aim to meet the needs of each individual and accommodate different learning styles for example, case studies, assessments, group work, practical work, projects and interactive activities.

Special Features

This is a full time course consisting of 13 hours of study. You will also undertake IFS Personal Finance qualifications.

Course Format

Full Time Programme


AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting

Working in accounting/bookkeeping