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Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping Level 2

Practical Vs Theory


Course overview

The AAT Foun­da­tion Cer­tifi­cate in Book­keep­ing pro­vides an entry point for any­one wish­ing to start a career in accoun­tan­cy or finance. It may also sup­port career pro­gres­sion for those already in employ­ment by for­mal­ly recog­nis­ing their skills in man­u­al book­keep­ing. This qual­i­fi­ca­tion deliv­ers the skills and essen­tial knowl­edge to man­age books effectively.

Who is it for?

  • If you are a small busi­ness own­er and want to do your own books
  • You would like to acquire new skills to help with a change in your career
  • You’re a school leaver look­ing for an intro­duc­tion to bookkeeping
  • You are cur­rent­ly in employ­ment or train­ing and you need work­place skills
  • You would like to go onto be an AAT mem­ber or study for char­tered status

Tutor: Andy Harrison

Day: Fridays

Time: 9:30am – 12.30am

Dates: Roll on, Roll off

No of Ses­sions: 12 weeks

Venue: Rut­land Adult Learn­ing, Oakham Enter­prise Park

For more infor­ma­tion, and to enrol please vis­it https://​www​.ralss​.org​.uk/​c​o​u​r​s​e​/​l​e​v​e​l​-​2​-​f​o​u​n​d​a​t​i​o​n​-​c​e​r​t​i​f​i​c​a​t​e​-​i​n​-​b​o​o​k​k​e​e​ping/


Entry Require­ments

Ide­al­ly you will have Eng­lish and maths GCSE at grades C, /4 or above, or Lev­el 2 Func­tion­al skills or at least work­ing at lev­el 2 on assess­ment. All appli­cants will be screened to assess their cur­rent lit­er­a­cy and numer­a­cy skills.

Fees, Finance & Funding

£704 Tuition fees plus £98.00 exam fees.

For those on JSA or work-relat­ed ESA the Lev­el 2 is ful­ly fund­ed and there­fore free to study. The Lev­el 2 can also be ful­ly fund­ed for 19 – 23 year olds depend­ing on your qual­i­fi­ca­tions already gained.

You will have to pay the AAT mem­ber­ship direct­ly to AAT which is £48.00


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The real hands-on expe­ri­ences I have gained work­ing with a range of species at Col­lege has allowed me to con­tin­ue my stud­ies and become a Vet­eri­nary Nurse.

Tom Curnow



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