Business and Management

Bookkeeping Level 3 Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Advanced Certificate Full-Time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

The course will commence in September . This course runs for one year.

Entry requirements

You will need Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping and Level 2 Foundation Award in Computerised Accounting.

You will achieve


Course overview

This qualification develops your existing skills and knowledge to an advanced level, either to gain employment or as a route to Qualified Bookkeeper status (AATQB). It is an ideal qualification to achieve in order to progress to higher level accounting qualifications or an accounting apprenticeship.

Course content

You will study the following modules: 

  • Advanced bookkeeping
  • Final accounts preparation
  • Indirect tax
  • Ethics for accountants
  • Spreadsheets for accounting



Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX


How much does the course cost?

16 – 18 year olds

Full-time Barnsley College students aged 16-18 years old do not have to pay tuition fees.

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

Having good English and Maths qualifications are important for most careers and we want to give you the help you need to succeed.

If you are aged 16 – 19 and don’t already have a grade C/4 or above in GCSE English and Maths they will automatically be included in your study programme. If you want to work towards higher grades in English and Maths we can help you do that too.

Need a higher level Maths qualification? We offer a Level 3 Mathematical Studies (Core Maths).

This can be added to your study programme.

If you need any further information, please contact our friendly Information Team.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Bookkeeping Level 3 Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Advanced Certificate Full-Time

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