About the course
The AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting is an ideal starting point for anyone wishing to pursue a career in accountancy or finance.
The qualification covers a range of foundation accounting and finance skills in five mandatory units.
Elements of Costing
Work Effectively in Finance
Using Accounting Software
Students completing this qualification will develop accountancy skills in double-entry bookkeeping which give an understanding of purchases, sales and general ledgers as well as basic costing. In addition, students will learn to use Sage accounting software.
This course develops the professional skills and behaviours needed to contribute effectively in the workplace.
Working in accountancy requires good communication skills, IT skills and an understanding of the business environment, all of which are covered by this qualification.