AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping (Online and On Campus)



This AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) course is an entry-level bookkeeping qualification, ideal for anyone who is seeking an introduction to basic bookkeeping principles and skills.


Start Date: Tuesday, 16th January 2024

End Date: Tuesday, 2nd July 2024

The course covers 21 study weeks and is delivered in partnership with Mindful Education, the award-winning blended learning platform.

Students learn online using the Mindful Education platform and attend weekly sessions in College. Face-to-face sessions take place twice a month on Tuesday evenings, 6.00 – 9.00pm.



This course is assessed through a total of two computer-based exams, one taken at the end of each unit.

Duration: 21 weeks Part-Time
Entry requirements:

Entry Requirements

GCSE Maths Grade 3 (formerly a D/E grade)

GCSE English Grade 3

A further three GCSEs at grade 3 or above, or 3 Merits.

Candidates’ experience at work may be taken into consideration, for candidates who do not meet the entry criteria.

Exam board: AAT


Course structure

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Progression Routes

On successful completion of this course, students can progress to higher levels of AAT Accounting qualifications (Level 3 and then Level 4).

Students completing the AAT Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping can progress onto the full AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting.

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