Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Level 2 Award in Computerised Accounting

Key Details

  • Available at
    Rhos-on-Sea
  • Level
    2
  • Study Mode
    Part-time
  • Programme Area
    Business and Management
  • Course Length

    1 evening, 2½ hours for 13 weeks

  • Course Type
    Professional
  • Bilingual
    n/a

Course Description

The Level 2 Award in Computerised Accounting is suited to those who want to work as an independent bookkeeper or in a firm’s finance department.

It is also suitable if you already work in an accounts environment and you are responsible for the administration of a manual or partly computerised accounting system and want to obtain formal recognition of your computerised accounting skills.

Entry Criteria

  • AAT Access Level 1 or AAT Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping
  • Relevant experience and knowledge of basic bookkeeping terms, computer awareness and keyboarding skills are advantageous
  • All students are required to register independently with the professional body for accounting technicians
  • All places are subject to satisfactory interview

Delivery

You will be taught through structured lectures, using a simple step-by-step workbook over a period of 13 weekly 2½ hr sessions.

This course is an excellent pre-cursor to further study and preparation for employment in a bookkeeping/accounts role. It will enable you to use a computerised accounting system to enter accounting transactions, perform reconciliations, correct errors and generate a range of reports. You will also be able to maintain the security of accounting information using passwords and backup routines.

You will learn to:

  • Enter accounting data at the beginning of an accounting period
  • Record customer transactions
  • Record supplier transactions
  • Record and reconcile bank and cash transactions
  • Use journals to enter accounting transactions
  • Produce reports
  • Maintain the safety and security of data held in the computerised accounting system.

From September 2018 this module will be delivered using Sage Cloud Accounting software.

Assessment

  • computer-based assessments

Progression

After successfully completing Intermediate Computerised Accounting, you could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • AAT level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • AAT level 2 Certificate in Accounting
  • Agored Level 2 Certificate in Payroll

Would you like to apply for this course?

Please call Busnes@LlandrilloMenai today on 08445 460 460 or send an email to busnes@gllm.ac.uk