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Access Award In Bookkeeping (Community – St James or Southgate)

Your AAT journey starts here at Derby College Group - and, with this award, there is no need for any prior accounting knowledge. The qualification will give you a solid background in single entry bookkeeping.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Business, Leadership and Management
Adult and Community
Location: Offsite
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 1
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Weeks: 11
Hours: 4.15
Start: 21/09/2022
Days/Times:
Tuition: £300
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Course Information for Students

Your AAT journey starts here at Derby College Group – and, with this award, there is no need for any prior accounting knowledge. The qualification will give you a solid background in single entry bookkeeping. 

This is a basic entry-level qualification and can provide a solid grounding for students with no previous bookkeeping knowledge or experience, before they move on to the foundation-level qualifications. 

You can study the Access Award in Bookkeeping as a short course or as part of a series of courses along with the Access Award in Accounting Software, the Foundation Award in Accounting Software and the Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping.  These courses can be studied back-to-back over a year or alternatively you can take individual courses based on what you want.  

There are no formal entry requirements, though an Entry Level 3 qualification in Maths (or the equivalent) is an advantage.

Access to Bookkeeping introduces the role of a bookkeeper and simple bookkeeping techniques.

Learning outcomes are:

  • Understanding the role of the bookkeeper
  • Understanding financial transactions
  • Processing customer and supplier transactions
  • Processing receipts and payments

This course will be delivered on-site.

As part of your AAT course, you will need to purchase resource/text books to aid your revision.  There may also be the additional cost of registration/subscription fees and exams (which can be discussed at interview).

Level 1

AEB Funded

AAT Fees = £40

Books = £20 (approx)

Assessments = £70

AAT fee and cost for first exams is included.

You will be assessed using computer-based assessments, which are exams taken on computers or laptops.

The bookkeeping skills developed by studying this qualification will enable you to seek employment with confidence and/or to progress to the next level of learning.

Careers

AAT qualifications are recognised by employers as practical and technical qualifications that prepare students for the world of work and specifically for accountancy and finance roles. 

The Access Award in Bookkeeping can lead to employment as a:

  • Cashier
  • Clerical Assistant

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Book-keepers, Payroll Managers and Wages Clerks

£19618

Book-keepers, Payroll Managers and Wages Clerks

Management Consultants and Business Analysts

£34659

Management Consultants and Business Analysts

IT Business Analysts, Architects and Systems Designers

£40177

IT Business Analysts, Architects and Systems Designers

Business and Related Associate Professionals n.e.c.

£23809

Business and Related Associate Professionals n.e.c.

Business and Related Associate Professionals n.e.c.

£23809

Business and Related Associate Professionals n.e.c.

Business and Financial Project Management Professionals

£43472

Business and Financial Project Management Professionals

Marketing Associate Professionals

£24897

Marketing Associate Professionals

Marketing Associate Professionals

£24897

Marketing Associate Professionals

Business and Related Research Professionals

£30479

Business and Related Research Professionals

Business, Research and Administrative Professionals n.e.c.

£39277

Business, Research and Administrative Professionals n.e.c.

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: October 22, 2021 3:07 pm