Association of Accounting Technicians Level 4 Diploma in Accounting

Association of Accounting Technicians Level 4 Diploma in Accounting

Subject Area: Accounting

Course Overview

You will learn how to draft financial statements for limited companies, perform complex management accounting tasks and develop your own management skills. Units are as follows: 4 Compulsory Units: Financial Statements, Budgeting,Decision and Control, Accounting Systems and Controls. 2 Optional Units: Credit Management, Cash and Treasury Management. The course is approximately equivalent to the first year of an honours degree. Successful completion of this course will require a combination of self-study and tutor directed study.

  • Start Date: Sep, 2018
  • Attendance: Part-time
  • Duration: 35 Weeks
  • Course Code: SAF84P1

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of the AAT Level 3 Diploma, GCSE passes of grade C or above in Maths and English. Suitable for age 19+

Course Highlights

A career in accountancy can lead to top management in any organisation as no business can exist without the advice of accountants. This course is part of the AAT’s new education and training scheme and is approved by the QCF.

Next Steps

You will be eligible for affiliate membership of the AAT and exemption from the first Level of the exams of the sponsoring bodies: ICAEW, CIMA, CIPFA and ACCA

Tuition Costs

For all students aged 19+ fees are TBC. Details regarding fee remission and Advanced Learner Loans can be found at

Additional Costs

Textbooks: Estimated costs per unit: £14.00 - £21.00.

AAT costs: AAT student admission fee £41 – (Subject to change)

AAT annual membership fee £88 – (Subject to change)

Students should join the AAT within 4 weeks of starting the course.