The Professional Accounting Technician apprenticeship standard looks at developing the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to become a highly competent Accounts professional.
You will be working at the employer’s premises for four days per week and attending College for one day per week to work towards completion of the apprenticeship standard along with the AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting.
Length of Course: 18-24 months. The minimum duration on programme before an apprentice can take the end-point assessment is 12 months.
As part of the apprenticeship, you will be employed within an accountancy role, working at the employer’s premises for four days per week and attending College for one day per week. During your time at College you will be working towards completion of the AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting.
Your practical skills and behaviours will be developed and supported in the workplace by a College assessor who will visit you regularly.
Campus Location: Coombs Wood
You will receive classroom delivery of the following modules:
Level 4 Professional Accounting Technician:
These modules build upon the knowledge and understanding obtained within the Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting:
Optional Units available:
The apprentice must complete 2 optional modules to obtain the Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting.
On-programme learning is assessed via modular Assessments to obtain the Level 4 Diploma in Accounting.
End Point Assessment consists of:
You will need at least 5 GCSEs at Grade C/4 or above including English Language and Maths. You will also need to have completed the AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting.
How to Apply:
Application direct via the college website
Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised via the college website and the Government website https://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship
Upon successful completion of the course the apprentice will have achieved the following:
After completion of the Level 4 programme you can apply directly to AAT for the designatory letters, MAAT indicating you are a full member of the Association of Accounting technicians.
The Level 7 Professional Accountant Apprenticeship offers the opportunity to become a qualified accountant via an apprenticeship programme.
AAT Membership is funded by the college. You will become a student member of the Association of Accounting Technicians.
Delivery material is provided by the College but you may wish to purchase textbooks to support your studies. Your lecturer will provide you with further advice and guidance on this during your college induction.
Further information can be found directly via the AAT website www.aat.org.uk
Start date: September 2019 and January 2020
Time: 09.00am - 4.00pm
Course Fee (per annum): £8,000.00
Course code: BA4014a
Learning Aim: 60165510
Study Mode: Part Time
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