|Course Title||AAT Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship|
This Level 4 Management Accounting qualification is for anyone wanting to gain the skills and understanding to allow progression to full membership of the Association of Accounting Technicians. It can also lead to a professional accountancy qualification with a chartered body such as ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA, AIA or ICAS. Rhis course will involve 20% of your time to be dedicated to off the job training.
Entry requirements include a Level 3 qualification e.g. A Levels, Advanced Apprenticeship, BTEC or Access to Higher Education. You must be currently working in an accounting role and have a dedication to completing a higher level qualification.
Functional Skills are a vital part of your apprenticeship. They provide the essential knowledge, skills and understanding needed to operate confidently, effectively and independently. Functional skills are available at Level 1 and Level 2 and the level you will work towards will depend on the previous qualifications you have achieved, the results of an assessment prior to your apprenticeship and the requirements of the apprenticeship you are completing. If you have not already achieved Level 2 English and maths you must study for and take the tests for Level 2 English and maths and achieve Level 1 English and maths for Level 2 Apprenticeship.
You will require technical knowledge and will show competence through complex work activities. Assessments are conducted in the workplace through observation of the duties carried out and a range of other methods; including witness statements, professional discussions and reflective accounts, written reports and computer based assignments. The qualification is flexible to meet the needs of the job however home study and research will be required for assignments.
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