Accounting is a highly skilled profession with staff working at many different levels. Apprentices will take the accounting qualification relevant to their apprenticeship level. You will develop a wide range of transferable skills such as how to balance accounts, process invoices and payments, complete VAT returns and help prepare financial statements and reports. Depending on the company you work for, you may specialise in one area, such as sales, or cover all these tasks as well as handling banking and petty cash.
A certificate of completion from the Institute for Apprenticeships.
Level 2 Certificate in Accounting.
Apprentices can progress onto the Level 3 Assistant Accountant apprenticeship