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Professional AAT Accounting Technician

Work with an employer, earn a salary and progress to a full-time job or the second year of a degree programme.


24 Months


Level 4

Career Sector

Financial Sector & Professional Services

Available At


Course Overview

Our Level 4 AAT Apprenticeship will not only develop your financial skills to master more complex tasks but will also cover statements for limited companies and complex management accounting activities. 

AAT qualifications are held in high regard in the financial sector, both at home and abroad.

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of a relevant Level 3 qualification
  • Grade C/4 or above in GCSE English Language or Literature and Maths (or equivalent). 



Financial Statements of Limited Companies

Management Accounting: Budgeting

Accounting Decision and Control

Accounting Systems and Controls

Credit Management

Personal Tax

Why study at USP College? 

As well as being one of the few local colleges that now offer progression from Level 2 through to Level 4 in AAT, we also have excellent industry links and teacher knowledge. 

Level 4 does have elements that require learners in the workplace to succeed, which makes it a much better option for studying at this level. 

What could I do next? 

AAT is a brand that employers trust because its qualifications demonstrate that you have the practical real-world skills to be successful in business and finance. 

Financial management is at the heart of every business, so demand for Accounting and Finance skills is consistently high across all sectors. On successful completion your options will include:

  • Securing full-time employment in a Business or Finance role
  • Studying to become a Chartered Accountant
  • Entering into the second year of a degree programme at university. 

Employment possibilities include roles such as an Assistant Auditor, Assistant Management Accountant, Accounts Payable and Expenses Supervisor, Commericial Analyst, Senior Bookkeeper, Personal Tax Assistant and Investigations Officer.