This is a follow on course from the AAT Level 3 Apprenticeship. During this course,Â you willÂ learnÂ finance team leader skills e.g.Â financial statements for limited companies, complex management accounting tasks, management skills and specialist learning areas.
An apprenticeship is a great way toÂ gain aÂ qualification andÂ earn real money, while working in your current job. At the end of the course, you will have a nationally recognised qualificationÂ andÂ no debts to pay!
â€śBy completing all 3 levels of the Accounting Apprenticeship, you could find yourself working in an accounts department, helping a business or organisation manage their money properly. Running a business involves a lot of financial activities, from expenses and bills to taxes and payroll. Accountants keep track of all these things and more to make sure that business (both large and small) manage their money properly.â€ť â€“ National Apprenticeship Service
Upon successful completion, youÂ could progress to a full membership of the Association of Accounting Technicians and work as an Accounts Clerk, Credit Control Assistant, Finance Assistant or Purchase Ledger Clerk in any business or industry e.g. large public sector, small companies, not for profit companies or clubs.
ThereafterÂ you could complete a professional accounting qualification with a chartered body such as CIPFA, ACCA, CIMA or ICAEW. Alternatively, you may wish to enrol in a management apprenticeship at Cornwall College BusinessÂ orÂ a full time business related course at Cornwall College.
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Additional Information - There are a number of start dates throughout the year, contact Cornwall College Business for more information.
This apprenticeship is designed for people who want to train on the job and gain a nationally recognised qualification in accounting.
You must enjoy working in an office environment andÂ be goodÂ with numbers. This is a follow on course from the AAT Level 3 Apprenticeship, and supports those working in a trainee accounting position.
To enrol in the AAT LevelÂ 4 Accounting Diploma, you need to be aged 16 and over, have a minimum of 5 GCSEs at Grade C (ideally in English and Maths) and be employed in an accounting position. You must have completed an AAT Level 3 Apprenticeship or have the relevant experience.
If you are interested in this apprenticeship and do not have the required GCSEs or an employer, speak to one of our Cornwall College Business Liaison Officers on 0800 731 7594.
You will attend lectures at the Camborne, St Austell or Saltash campus 1 day per week for 35 weeks,Â while the remainder of the week is spent in the workplace.
During this apprenticeship, you will learn finance team leader skills e.g.Â financial statements for limited companies, complex management accounting tasks, management skills and specialist learning areas.
You will put together a portfolio of evidence to show that you are competent at the tasks you do every day, while receiving support from experienced Cornwall College tutors.
Upon successful completion, you willÂ be awardedÂ the following qualification:
With a Diploma in Accounting, you could work as an Accounts Clerk, Credit Control Assistant, Finance Assistant or Purchase Ledger Clerk in any type of business or industry e.g. large public sector, small companies, not for profit companies or clubs.
You could progress to a full membership of the Association of Accounting Technicians and then complete an accounting qualification with a chartered body:
Some chartered bodies will exempt you form certain parts of the syllabus, having covered these during your apprenticeship.
Alternatively, you may wish to enrol in a management apprenticeship at Cornwall College Business e.g. Leader Management; or a full time business related course at Cornwall College e.g. FdA Business, BA (Hons) Business Enterprise, BA (Hons) Business Administration. With a Business Degree, you could progress in any direction you choose e.g. financial services, insurance, economics, marketing or business.
If you are interested in this apprenticeship, contact Cornwall College Business and complete an online apprenticeship form. If you meet the requirements, you will be invited for an interview and be given advice and guidance on how to proceed.
There are no apprenticeship course fees charged for anyone between the ages of 16 and 18.Â For those aged 19 and over, fees do apply.
Contact us for more information.
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