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Apprenticeships

AAT Level 3 Apprenticeship Assistant Accountant Standard

Level 3

Course code: H37P160
Type: Apprenticeship
Duration: 15–18 months
Subject area: Accountancy
Location: Hereford
No fee information available

About the course

An assistant accountant works within a practice or alternatively within the finance function of an organisation. They assist in day-to-day financial activities such as data entry, month-end management accounts and year-end financial statements. They may also be involved in completing VAT returns or assisting in the preparation of tax calculations.

What qualification will I gain?

  • A certificate of completion from the Institute for Apprenticeships.

  • AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting.

Why choose us

HLNSC have industry-qualified tutors with substantial experience in this subject area.

What you could do next

Apprentices can progress onto the Level 4 Professional Accountant and gain promotion to Assistant Accountant

Entry requirements

  • Suitable employment on or prior to starting the apprenticeship training programme.

  • An appropriate level of maths and English (assessed prior to apprenticeship start)

  • Apprentices without English or maths (at Level 2 for a Level 3 Apprenticeship or Level 1 for a Level 2 Apprenticeship) must achieve this prior to taking the End Point Assessment).

  • We can support you to achieve the desired level of maths and English, through functional skills taught sessions which are mandatory to attend as part of your programme (you cannot achieve your apprenticeship without the required level of maths and English).

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