Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (Level 2)
This qualification delivers the skills and essential knowledge to manage books effectively. It includes manual double entry bookkeeping, and associated documents and processes, up to Trial Balance standard. Most students will start at Foundation level.
Length: 12 weeks
Level: Level 2 GCSE (grades A*– C)
Cost 
Private tutor fees: TBC
Professional body AAT fees: £48

This payment will give you access to the qualification and the ability tosit the assessments for a maximum of 12 months or until you complete the qualification, whichever comes first. You’ll also have access to study support resources for the duration of your relationship with AAT. 
How long will the qualification take?
This qualification will take around 12 weeks to complete.

What you’ll learn
This qualification delivers the skills & essential knowledge to manage books effectively. It includes manual double entry bookkeeping, and associated documents and processes, up to Trial Balance standard. Most students will start at Foundation level. This qualification can be used as a fast track to the AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting. 

Syllabus
Bookkeeping transactions
Bookkeeping controls

What jobs can you do with this qualification?
AAT qualifications are recognized by employers as practical & technical qualifications that prepare students for the world of work and for working specifically in accountancy and finance roles. 

The Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping can lead to employment as:
Clerical Assistant
Trainee Bookkeeper
Accounts Clerk
Finance Assistant
Accounts Administrator    

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 per 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: £48
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.