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Accounting, Professional Diploma Level 4

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    Level 4

  • Start Date
    February 2023

  • Venue
    CCN-Main Campus

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • February 2023, Part Time


Want to become an accountant or work in a finance role? The AAT Accounting Qualification is your route to an exciting professional career. Whether you want to start earning straight away, go on to chartered studies, or set up your own practice, the career options are endless. The AAT Diploma delivers a high level of practical skills, knowledge and effective performance in the workplace and gives progression to AAT full membership and the UK chartered accountancy qualifications. The AAT's Diploma pathway is competence-based and does not have the workplace evidence requirement of NVQ programmes. It is streamlined and flexible and includes a new Professional Ethics for Accounting Technicians unit; a market-leading innovation much valued by employers.

Topics covered include:
Drafting financial statements;
Management accounting;
Managing systems and people in the accounting environment;
Professional ethics for accounting technicians.

Plus two of the following three units:
Implementing auditing procedures
Preparing business taxation computations
Preparing personal taxation computations

We will be offering this one year programme on Thursday's, 9am - 3.30pm

Entry Requirements

Advanced Certificate in Accountancy. Working in the area of accountancy is desirable but not essential.


Your work will be assessed through a mix of exams and practical skills tests.


No formal academic progression.

Career Progression

Career prospects are excellent. The AAT Diploma will open doors for you, paving the way for further progression, with an internationally recognised and respected qualification that shows potential employers that you have been trained to a high standard. For further information please check The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) website.


Fee TBC - Approx. £2000
AAT Membership Fees :- please ask enquirer to check the AAT Website for current fees, they are approximately:-
Initial one-off admission fee: Approx. £49 (if not already a member)
Annual Student membership fee (UK): Approx. £101
Books – Approx. £100 depending on requirements
Exam resits (see AAT Website for current fees)