AAT Levels and Structure

The global recognition of qualifications from the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) ensures that, no matter what level you’re starting your academic career at, you’ll be on the road to securing a prestigious title. At the UK College of Business and Computing, you can be certain that all experience levels will be accommodated, with our courses offering something for beginners, as well as those that have studied accountancy in the past.


AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting – Foundation Level

Intended for those with little experience in the field of Accounting and Finance. With the help of our experienced tutors, you will achieve certification in the understanding of the following accountancy skills:

  • Bookkeeping Transactions
  • Bookkeeping Controls
  • Elements of Costing
  • Work Effectively in Finance
  • Using Accountancy Software


AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting – Advanced Level

The AAT Level 3 Diploma represents a development on the theories addressed during Level 2, focusing on more complex tasks and principles, and providing a more thorough insight into accountancy in a professional capacity. If you’re already competent in accounting practices and wish to build your skills further, the AAT Level 3 Diploma represents the ideal choice:

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


AAT Level 4 Diploma in Accounting – Professional Level

If you’re looking to advance your academic and professional skills to the highest level, the AAT Level 4 Diploma will equip you with all the correct tools for success. This highly respected qualification will prepare you for advanced processes and accounting techniques, faced by those in senior financial positions:

  • Financial Statements for Limited Companies
  • Management Accounting: Budgeting
  • Management Accounting: Decisions and Control
  • Accounting Systems and Controls
  • Business Tax
  • Personal Tax