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Apprenticeship in Accountancy Level 2


Accounting apprenticeships provides the knowledge and practical requirements to work in finance departments and accountancy firms. You can gain a recognised qualification and professional skills while you earn a salary.


The level 2 AAT Accountancy apprenticeship involves the following modules:

  • Processing Bookkeeping Transactions
  • Control account journals and the banking system
  • Basic costing
  • Work Effectively in accounting and finance
  • Computerised accounting


The modules are delivered in a classroom setting with practical and theory activities and end testing to confirm competence.

Entry Requirements

All applicants will be interviewed and assessed for suitability by a Training Officer. Applicants will be in relevant employment where the employer supports NVQ; however, those without an employer will be given job seeking assistance by the Training Officer. Employers may have their own entry requirements for the apprenticeship position they are offering - these will be outlined in the job vacancy.

Interview Process

Interview with the Training Officer.

Questions & Answers

How is the course assessed?

Each module is assessed though an on line test

Are there any opportunities for progression?

Learners can progress onto a Level 3.


Before Enrolment

The Advice & Guidance team provide impartial Student Advisors to give information about College Courses and provide initial guidance to help you decide which course is best for you . Financial advice and assistance if you need help with childcare, equipment, fees, or travel. Careers and Student Advisors to give you the necessary help and guidance you need when you are progressing on to further and higher education or employment.

During Your Study

To help you to succeed in your course of study we offer a range of services. For instance, you may have a learning difficulty and/or disability or other condition which significantly affects your daily life. If you would like to discuss your support needs, or for further information about the support available, please contact the study support team on 01422 357357 Ext 9347.

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Course details

  • Attendance: Part-time (day)
  • Start Date: Various dates
  • Hours per week: Work based learning
  • Days:
  • Start Time:
  • End Time:
  • Duration: 12-18 Months
  • Course Fees: No fees payable for learners aged 16-18. For applicants over 18, please contact us for more information
  • Venue: Workplace
  • Faculty: Work Based Learning
  • Department Manager: Kath Bradwell


  • Level: Level 2
  • Qualification Name: Accountancy Apprenticeship
  • Awarding Body: AAT

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