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Level 2 AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting
Unlike other online accounting courses, this qualification will prepare your employees for junior and entry level accounting roles by developing a solid foundation in finance administration. Your employees will gain practical accounting and finance skills, such as recording financial transactions using double entry bookkeeping, reconciling a bank statement to the cash book, journal adjustments and basic costing principles.
Unit 1: Bookkeeping transactions
In this unit, your employees will learn about double entry bookkeeping and its associated documents and processes. They will gain an understanding of financial transactions within a bookkeeping system, as well as the processing of customer transactions, supplier transactions and receipts and payments. Your employees will also gain an understanding of processing transactions through the ledgers to the trial balance.Unit 2: Bookkeeping controls
Within this unit, your employees will learn to understand payment methods, controls in a bookkeeping system and control accounts. This unit will also provide your employees with an understanding of using the journal and how to reconcile a bank statement with the cash book.Unit 3: Elements of costing
In this unit, your employees will gain an understanding of the cost recording system within an organisation, how to use cost recording techniques and provide information on actual and budgeted costs and income.Unit 4: Using accounting software
All learning resources for this unit are provided by Sage and your employees will log into the external software to work through this. Your employees will achieve a Sage 50 certificate upon completion.
Unit 5: Work effectively in finance
Within this unit, your employees will be introduced to the Foundation Synoptic Assessment (FYSA) and will be provided with an understanding of the finance function within an organisation, using personal skills development in finance, producing work effectively and understanding corporate social responsibility (CSR), ethics and sustainability within organisations.Unit 6: Additional synoptic assessment preparation unit
Your employees are also given an additional bonus revision unit to prepare for the synoptic assessment. This additional unit includes revision sections for the key topics in Units 1, 2 and 3. This unit is built to give your employees an indication as to which areas need to be further revised and will help to identify learners' strengths and weaknesses.
Benefits of UK accounting courses:
Once your employees have completed this course, they could progress on to the following:
AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software
AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping
AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting
AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting
AAT Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping
|Full cost||Direct debit|
|£1350||Initial payment of £135.00, 13 monthly payments of £93.46|