Online Microcredential in Business & Management

AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping

Build practical skills with an AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping. Bolster your prospects for a bold career in finance.

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    £245
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Master bookkeeping essentials with the AAT Level 2 certificate.

In today's fast-paced world, accurate financial records are crucial for any successful business. 

This online microcredential introduces you to the essential world of bookkeeping, setting the stage for a robust career in finance.

Starting with the AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping, you’ll dive into the practical aspects of bookkeeping. 

This journey will equip you with the skills to manage financial records meticulously, understand double-entry bookkeeping, and navigate the complexities of financial transactions with ease.

Grasp the fundamentals of bookkeeping

The course begins with mastering the basics: understanding the role of a bookkeeper, managing financial transactions, and learning the double-entry bookkeeping system. These foundational skills are crucial for maintaining accurate and reliable financial records.

As you progress, you’ll learn about handling VAT, managing trial balances, and appreciating the relationship between various accounting documents. This knowledge is pivotal in maintaining the financial integrity of any business.

Advance to complex bookkeeping tasks

As you advance through the course, the microcredential introduces more complex bookkeeping tasks. You’ll explore advanced bookkeeping techniques, including the management of non-current assets, depreciation calculations, and more intricate financial processes.

This advanced understanding prepares you for higher-level responsibilities within the finance sector, enhancing your career prospects and professional growth.

Prepare for a career in finance

By completing this microcredential, you’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of bookkeeping and also set a solid foundation for a career in finance. 

Whether you’re aspiring to be a bookkeeper or an accountant, this course provides the essential skills and knowledge to thrive in the financial world.

With the prestigious AAT qualification, you’ll be well-equipped to tackle advanced accounting tasks, making you a valuable asset to any organisation and paving the way for a successful career in finance.

How will this microcredential help develop my career?

This microcredential in AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping is geared towards enhancing your career prospects in the finance and accounting sector. 

By completing this course, you'll acquire essential bookkeeping skills and knowledge, positioning you for a variety of finance roles or to advance in your current position. 

The qualification is recognised by employers, signifying your competence in bookkeeping and increasing your marketability for job opportunities in the accounting field. This course lays the groundwork for future professional development, including progression to higher-level AAT qualifications, and ultimately contributes to your career growth and earning potential.

How will I be assessed?

Your assessment in the AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping will be through computer-based exams that test your understanding of bookkeeping principles and practices. 

These assessments include a mix of tasks designed to evaluate your skills in double-entry bookkeeping, financial transaction processing, and bookkeeping controls. 

With flexible scheduling, you can take these exams at a time that suits you best, allowing for a balanced approach to your study and other commitments. 

Successful completion of these exams demonstrates your proficiency in bookkeeping and is a step towards gaining a recognised bookkeeping qualification. 

What skills will you learn?

  • Bookkeeping fundamentals
  • Financial transactions processing
  • Double-entry bookkeeping
  • Accounting software proficiency
  • Financial reporting accuracy
  • Problem-solving in finance
  • Decision-making in bookkeeping

Are you eligible for this microcredential?

This course welcomes individuals new to finance, with no formal prerequisites.

The course is ideal for those with an interest in bookkeeping and basic numeracy skills.

We suggest a good command of English and access to a computer for online learning.

Is this microcredential right for you?

This microcredential is designed for individuals aiming to establish or advance their careers in bookkeeping and accounting.

It's equally beneficial for novices exploring the finance sector.

What you will receive

Upon completing this microcredential, you'll receive a prestigious AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping. This qualification enhances your CV and opens doors to further educational and professional opportunities. You can progress to higher AAT levels or other finance-related studies. Additionally, this certificate is recognised by employers globally, increasing your job prospects in the finance sector.

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    This microcredential is endorsed by AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians)

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    There may be live events as part of your studies, but these will be recorded and can be watched afterwards if you aren’t online for the live broadcast.

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