Access Award in Accounting Software
This is the perfect starting point if you want to carry out basic finance and administrative duties using accounting software packages. This is a basic entry-level qualification (most students will start at Foundation level). 

llabus and what you’ll learn
Access to accounting software: introduces the main accounting software features along with the benefits and risks of its use.
Learning objectives:
Understand the benefits and risks of using accounting software
Set up accounts
Record bank and cash transactions
Produce reports using accounting software

Syllabus and what you’ll learn
Access to accounting software: introduces the main accounting software features along with the benefits and risks of its use.
Learning objectives:
Understand the benefits and risks of using accounting software
Set up accounts
Record bank and cash transactions
Produce reports using accounting software
What jobs can you do with this qualification?
AAT Qualifications are recognised by employers as practical and technical qualifications that prepare students for the world of work and for working specifically in accountancy and finance roles. Find out more about where AAT can take you in your career. The Access Award in Accounting Software can lead to employment as: Cashier
Clerical Assistant
Cost
Private tutor fees: TBC
Paid to training provider. These fees vary widely depending on:
Classroom-based or distance learning Amount of study materials and support provided.

Assessment fees: £70 – £80 for the assessment – Paid to your training provider or AAT Approved assessment venue.

These fees will vary depending on the training provider or assessment venue. Check whether these are included in your overall training provider fees.

Professional body AAT fees: £40 Paid to AAT.

This payment will give you access to the qualification and the ability to sit the assessments for a maximum of 12 months or until you complete the qualification, whichever comes first. In addition, you’ll have access to study support resources for the duration of your relationship with AAT.