Accounting Study Programme

**IMPORTANT NOTICE: Apprenticeships during COVID-19**

In line with Government guidance we are now offering Pre-Apprenticeship training remotely until further notice, please see here for more information and updates.

Industry-Led Study Programme starting September 2020

Considering a career in the fast-paced Financial industry?

New for 2020, our Accounting Study Programme will provide you with the qualifications and experience you need to start a career in Accounting. You’ll also gain a broad knowledge of the working environment, so you’ll be ready to hit the ground running in an Apprenticeship. 

During the accounting study programme, you’ll gain a Level 3 Advanced AAT diploma in Accounting which, alongside your work experience, proves to employers that you have the skills and knowledge to perform Accountancy work to a high standard.

Why should I choose an Accounting Programme?
Our Accounting Study Programme is the perfect opportunity for young people to break into the exciting Finance industry. With plenty of room for progression, Accounting Apprentices can gain valuable experience working with experienced Accountants and will be ready to take on any challenges their might face.

By taking part in the study programme, Apprentices will enter the workplace at a higher level and will already have a qualification and real-world experience behind them; so they can start making an impact in their roles from day one.

The qualification:
You’ll study for a Level 3 Advanced AAT diploma in Accounting. Which gives you an in-depth insight into different aspects of an Accounting role so you are fully prepared.

Areas covered include:

  • Understanding financial processes
  • Advanced bookkeeping
  • Final accounts
  • Ethical practices for accountants.

Perks of studying with us:
Not only will you be miles ahead of other candidates with your qualifications and experience, you’ll also benefit from:

  • An all-expenses paid study trip to Germany
  • Free driving lessons
  • Opportunities to attend industry days
  • An extended work experience placement with a local company
  • CV development and interview preparation

Which types of jobs can I apply for after the course?
When you’ve completed the course, you’ll be guaranteed an interview for a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Accounting with a local business, and will be ready to take the step into the workplace. Your guaranteed interview gives you the chance to begin your career at a higher level and be well-placed to progress quickly into a variety of roles in this exciting and fast paced industry.

What do I need to get started?
To be accepted onto our Accounting Study Programme you will need GCSE English and Maths at Grade 4/C or above. During COVID-19, we understand you may not be taking your exams, so please get in touch if you have not met this criteria and we can discuss further.

How do I enrol?
The course starts in September with the Apprenticeship starting the following Spring.