AAT Access Award in Accounting Software Level 1 | Canterbury Adult Education Centre

AAT Access Award in Accounting Software Level 1 at Canterbury Adult Education Centre

Price: £240.00 Starts: 11/05/2020 Time: 18:30 - 21:00
Tutor: Maria Kearnes Ends: 20/07/2020 Location: Canterbury Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: MON Duration: 10 weeks

You need to attend an interview before enrolling.

About this course

Are you new to bookkeeping, or do you already work in accounting or wish to develop your business support skills? Then this 'AAT Access Award in Accounting Software Level 1' course in Canterbury is for you.

The qualification will introduce you to bookkeeping. It aims to provide you with a fundamental understanding of the principles of double entry bookkeeping in the context of a computerised process using Sage Accounts software.

On successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

- Check and process documents involved in financial record keeping;
- Prepare statements as a preliminary to financial control.

**PLEASE NOTE: In order to complete the course and gain a certificate, you will need to pass one computer-based assessment.**

**PLEASE NOTE: You must register with AAT in order to take the exam and gain the certificate. You will need to pay a qualification fee (£40) directly to AAT in order to register for their exams. You will need to complete registration by the third week of the course. The fee covers this qualification for a one year period. Registration provides you with access to online learning materials which will support you with your study and a monthly magazine.**

**PLEASE NOTE: As this is an accredited course, regular attendance, a high level of commitment and approximately 2.5 hours of home study per week are required from you when enrolling on this course. You may be removed from the course if you do not regularly attend. You are advised to read the course syllabus on the AAT website prior to enrolling on the course.**

There is limited parking on site and there is street parking nearby.

How will I be taught?

The course will be taught in a relaxed and informal atmosphere with students who attend regularly and complete home study as required. Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles to support you in achieving your goals. Your individual needs will be taken into consideration.

Throughout the course, your tutor will give you verbal and written feedback on your progress towards the requirements of the qualification.

The course will use Sage software. It is likely to be the most up-to-date version available and will be no older than version 25.

What do I need to bring with me?

Your tutor will advise you at the start of the course.

You will need a calculator (not one built into a mobile phone), a notepad, pen, pencil, eraser, ruler, highlighter and correction fluid or tape. Please also bring an A4 ring binder for notes and handouts.

What can I do next?

This course can enable you to progress onto a Level 2 qualification such as the 'AAT Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2' course. This course will enable you to develop your bookkeeping skills further.

Specialist advice is available from your tutor to help you identify the best course for you. Please check www.kentadulteducation.co.uk for course details.

What do I need to join the course

Students interested in the AAT courses will be required to complete an initial assessment prior to enrolling on the course, if you have not already done so for a previous AAT course, to ensure that this is the most suitable course for you. You can contact a local adult education centre and arrange an appointment to complete the literacy and numeracy assessment at the centre.

You will need basic computing skills to attend this course as the final exam is computer-based. You should be able to follow spoken and written instructions, read handouts/activities and take part in group discussions.

This course is aimed at those who are new to the skills and knowledge required of bookkeepers. It is suitable for students studying in preparation for employment in bookkeeping roles and for those who are already employed in bookkeeping and/or data processing roles.

As this is an accredited course, regular attendance, a high level of commitment and approximately 2.5 hours of home study per week are required from you when enrolling on this course.

About the Tutor: Maria Kearnes

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Getting there

Canterbury Adult Education Centre
Canterbury High School
Knight Avenue

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code CAN/78569/H/FF.
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