Business and Professional


Course Title: Advanced Apprenticeship in Accounting
Course Code: IT623

Department: Business and Professional
Course Type: Apprenticeship

Financial roles are crucial to any type of business, and by beginning your accounting apprenticeship you can start your journey to a professional career, supported by one of the largest membership bodies in the industry - The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT).

At an advanced level, you may have more interaction with clients, as well as covering more areas of finance than at Level 2.

Tasks can include:




AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting

Course Content

Accounts Preparation
Accounts for Sole Trader and Partnerships
Cost and Revenue
Indirect Tax
Spreadsheets Software
Professional Ethics (if not completed at Level 2)
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Functional Skills in English and maths depending upon GCSE achievement.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements; however it is recommended that the Level 2 AAT qualification is completed before entering the Level 3. GCSE Math and English Grade A*-C would be an advantage. However where required, Functional Skills will be completed. You will be required to find suitable, relevant employment.

Next Steps

Level 4 AAT Qualification / Higher Apprenticeships.

Career Opportunities

Assistant Accountant Payroll Supervisor Tax Assistant Accounts Administrator Accounts Assistant Bookkeeper Trainee Accounts Technician