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No prior bookkeeping or accountancy knowledge is required. Suitable for school leavers, career changers and people running their own business.

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Gain a recognised qualification and you can always transfer over to the full AQ2016 qualification.

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AAT Bookkeeping Qualifications Syllabus

The exams are the same as the equivalent units on the full AAT AQ2016 Qualification. If you’re unsure about the full qualification, why not try the bookkeeping qualification first? You can transfer over to the full qualification and be exempt from taking the exams again. You will only need to pass the outstanding units in order to gain the full AQ2016 qualification.

Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2)

Consists of two units:

  1. Bookkeeping Transactions (AQ2016 BTRN)
  2. Bookkeeping Controls (AQ2016 BKCL)

Foundation Award in Accounting Software (Level 2)

Consists of one unit:

  1. Using Accounting Software (AQ2016 UACS)

Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 3)

Consists of three units:

  1. Advanced Bookkeeping (AQ2016 AVBK)
  2. Final Accounts Preparation (AQ2016 FAPR)
  3. Indirect Tax (AQ2016 IDRX)

**AAT pass rate of 94% based on overall AQ2013 Level 2 pass rates from Sept 14 - Aug 15
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