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About the course

As a business owner you'll need to understand, interpret and communicate key financial information, so you can effectively review your business's performance.

 

Our Access Award (Level 1) in bookkeeping offers an introduction to the core areas of bookkeeping. it consists of one unit and associated assessment, covering the role of a bookkeeper and the basic techniques needed to complete simple bookkeeping activities. The qualification offers a progression opportunity on to the AAT Foundation (Level 2) Bookkeeping qualification.

Entry requirements

Unlike other qualifications there are no entry requirements with AAT and you don't need relevant work experience.

 

Useful strengths include:

  • Confidence with numbers
  • Time management
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving

Qualifications

AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping (Level 1)

What you'll learn (core modules)

1. The role of a bookkeeping

2. Bookkeeping Terminology

3. Business Documentation

4. Checking Documentation

5. Books of Prime Entry

6. Bookkeeping Basics

7. Bank Reconciliations

How will I be assessed?

AAT assessments are computer based and can be sat at the Charles Burrell Centre, Thetford.

 

There will also be a number of mock assessments to complete during your course to ensure that you are ready for the final assessment.

Where is the course delivered? (facilities/classrooms)

If studying in-class, lessons are planned to take place at West Suffolk College in Thetford. 

 

Click here to visit the West Suffolk College in Thetford webpage.

 

Online classes will be delivered using Microsoft TEAMS and alongside the same great standard of teaching, students will also have regular one to one sessions with the tutor to ensure everyone is given the support they need.

 

Further details and options will be provided once you submit an enquiry about our courses.

Where will this course take me?

Courses that can be taken following completion of this one are:

 

  • AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • AAT Level 2 Foundation in Computerised Accounting

How much will it cost?

Course fees are £190*

 

This includes your initial exam fee (any re-sit will need to paid for separately).

 

It also includes your course book and any additional notes that we provide you.

 

You will need to pay for your AAT Registration separately, this is £49 and you will be shown in class how to do this.

 

*Full course funding is available for people on low income or on universal tax credit and who have lived within the EU for the past 3 years. 

If you need help with funding

Full course funding is available for people on low income or on universal tax credit and who have lived within the EU for the past 3 years. 

I'm interested. What should I do now?

If you are interested in this course, please go ahead and make an application online.

 

If you have any further questions, you can either go to the centre and speak to the staff onsite, or email thetfordThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and one of the tutor team will get back to you.

Days & times

Starting 12/09/2022
Monday 18:00 - 21:00

Course price

£190.00

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