AAT L1 Access Award in Accounting Software: Access (Level 1) qualifications are an entry point for students who need additional support to develop their finance or business skills. These qualifications are designed to give students the introductory knowledge and confidence to take on higher level AAT qualifications and to progress in their lives and careers. The AAT Access Award in Accounting Software offers students at Level 1 the opportunity to develop their skills in using accounting software. This qualification can offer a route into employment support students in their existing work or help students to pursue further study with AAT. AAT does not set any prerequisites for the study of the AAT Access Award in Business Skills. However the ability to communicate information clearly and appropriately to a given audience is a valuable skill in any role and in any type of business. For the best chance of success we recommend students begin their studies with a good standard of English & maths. This course will introduce students to using accounting software and the main features of accounting software. The qualification covers a range of skills and the relevant supporting knowledge and will cover the following learning outcomes - Understand the benefits and risks of using accounting software - Set up accounts - Record bank and cash transactions - Produce reports using accounting software. A student completing this qualification will develop an understanding of the benefits and risks of using accounting software. Students will learn how to set up accounts and how to record bank and cash transactions using accounting software. They will also develop the skills needed to produce a range of reports to meet business needs.
Additional entry requirements
To start this programme you MUST demonstrate ability to benefit from the course and have literacy and numeracy skills at level 1. Exemptions from this requirement will be granted in exceptional cases where applicants can demonstrate prior knowledge or relevant experience. Any exemptions are granted at our total discretion. In addition you may be required to pass an Entry Test to ensure your skills are at the necessary level to cope with the course.
Association of Accounting Technicians
Course reference: BUSL111123 (use this when contacting provider)