Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting

Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting

Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting

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This is the second stage of the AAT programme of courses, designed to develop highly-skilled support staff in the fields of finance and accountancy. This course is taught in two options, either day release or two evenings per week.

Subjects you study include:

  • Advanced bookkeeping
  • Final accounts preparation
  • Management accounting costing
  • Indirect tax
  • Spreadsheets for accounting
  • Ethics for accountants

This course can be taken during the day or in the evening.

You need a Level 2 Certificate in Accounting with a Merit/Distinction or, alternatively, an equivalent qualification or appropriate work experience.

A place on the course is also subject to a successful interview with the course organiser.

This course is free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.

For all other students fees apply:

Course fee £2573; Exam Fee TBC

This course is free If you live in the West Midlands Combined Authority area. To be eligible for this funding you must be 19+ years old and live in the West Midlands, on a low wage below £18,135 or unemployed.

Plus AAT Membership
Plus Course Textbooks

Course Summary

Length of study:
1 year


Term dates

Study campus:

Study option(s):
Part time

Course level:
Level 3

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Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

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