Level 3 AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting

Qualification Level 3 AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting
Subject Area Accounting
Attendance Full Time
Age Group(s) 16-18 year olds
Duration 2 Years

Course Content

The course covers the following main areas:

  • Advanced Bookkeeping
  • Final Accounts Preparation
  • Management Accounting: Costing
  • Indirect Tax
  • Ethics for Accountants
  • Spreadsheets for Accounting


Course Outcomes

Students will develop skills including mastery of complex financial processes, such as final accounts, reports and returns, spreadsheet use for accountants, VAT returns and professional ethics.


This Level 3 qualification provides opportunities to progress to the Level 4 AAT qualification.

Entry Requirements

6 GCSEs at grade 6 (B) or you will need to have passed level 2 foundation certification in accounting.

(Exceptions to entry requirements onto our level 3 qualifications may be considered)


Students will be assessed through formal online tests which are set by AAT at the centre.


Students will need to have a valid AAT registration for the duration of the course.

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