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Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Standard

This qualification will prepare you for junior and entry-level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration, covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping and basic costing principles. You will then move on to mastering more complex accounting disciplines including financial processes, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts and ethical practices for accountants.

The course duration will be 18 months.

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Employers will set the selection criteria for their own apprenticeships.This will typically include 5 GCSEs at C or above or eqivalent,
though some companies may choose to accept relevant experience or level 2 qualification.

        If you successfully complete the Advanced Diploma in Accounting, you can apply for AAT associate bookkeeping membership and become a professional AAT Bookkeeper (AATQB).
        You can progress on to the Professional Accounting Technician Apprenticeship - AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting. When you successfully complete the Professional Diploma in Accounting and meet the work experience requirement, you can apply for AAT full membership and become a professional AAT Accountant and gain the letters MAAT after your name.
Progess to Chartered Accountancy-Gain exemptions from:ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)
CIPFA, (Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy)
ICAEW (Institte of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales)
CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) 
ICAS Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland)

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Basic Information

Course Code B80S31337P
Location Walsall College
Level Level 3
Type Adv Apprenticeship
Fee £9,000
Start Date Various

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