AAT Certificate (Level 2) Accounting

Are you a college leaver hoping to start a career in Accountancy or someone who wants to re-train in Accountancy? Do you already have practical accounting experience but no formal qualifications? Then this course may be suitable for you. The AAT Certificate (Level 2) is a professional course for students who wish to obtain an accounting qualification. You will complete six modules covering Bookkeeping Transactions, Bookkeeping Controls, Elements of Costing, Using Accounting Software, Work Effectively in Finance and the Foundation Synoptic Assessment.

Duration: 9 months (part time)

Mode of Study: Part-time

Course Fee (2017/18): £1,000

Please see http://www.ycuc.ac.uk/FeesFunding.html for further information relating to fees.

How will I be assessed?:


An Assessment Schedule for the complete year will be issued to you at the start of each academic year.

Each module will be assessed by a computer based exam set by the AAT on the SecureAssess platform. Results will be published by the AAT and can be accessed via the online MyAAT account.


The AAT will provide feedback on all module assessments. Feedback is intended to help you learn and you are encouraged to discuss it with your module tutor.

Awarding Body: Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)

Example Content: Synoptic Assessment (includes Work Effectively in Finance), Bookkeeping Transactions, Bookkeeping Controls, Elements of Costing, Using Accounting Software.

Entry Requirements: This course is open entry, but you must be confident in English and Mathematics.  You may be asked to attend an interview.

How do I apply: For further information, advice and to enrol, please call our Student and Customer Service Team on 01935 423921 or email enrol@yeovil.ac.uk