FET CERTIFICATE: Accounting Technician: NQF L4 SAQA ID 77143 Code AAT200 - Academy of York

FET CERTIFICATE: Accounting Technician: NQF L4 SAQA ID 77143 Code AAT200

This further education certificate is accredited by FASSET SETA and assessed through AAT(SA). The Accounting Technician course is the second level of the AAT(SA) Accounting Qualification. It introduces learners to more complex accounting tasks, such as maintaining cost accounting records and the preparation of reports and returns. This course is perfect for learners who have completed Level 3, or who are at a more intermediate level and looking to develop their existing accounting skills.

What you will learn:

  • Module 1: Accounts Preparation 1
  • Module 2: Accounts Preparation 2
  • Module 3: Cash Management
  • Module 4: Cost & Revenues
  • Module 5: Indirect Tax
  • Module 6: Professional Ethics in Accounting & Finance
  • Module 7: Spreadsheet Software

AAT (SA) (AAT South Africa) is a unique partnership between the South African Institute of Charted Accountants (SAICA) and the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT). They are a SAQA registered professional body dedicated to the education, development, regulation and support of accounting technicians in South Africa. Together, both bodies have been involved with the education and development of accounting and financial staff for more than 60 years.

The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) is one of the world’s leading membership organisations for accounting professionals. With over 120,000 members, AAT has been providing competence-based accounting qualifications in Central Southern Africa for over 20 years.

Entry Requirements
Students taking this course must have completed AAT Level 1 qualification, or have background in accounting before starting this course. Students can apply for entry into this course by doing the online AAT Skills Check and presenting proof of previous qualifications and experience. Please speak to your student advisor for more information.
Course fee:

Course Name Course Code Price Before Bursary Price After Bursary Registration Fee Payment Plan Option Available Once off Payment
FET Certificate: Accounting Technician Course Code: AAT200 R35,000 R21,000 R1,000 R850 over 25 months R18,900
Study period: 12 – 24 months

AAT Assessment and Award
The AAT qualifications are assessed by means of computer-based assessments (CBAs). The CBAs can be written at any time during the year that best suits the student’s timetable. When a student is ready to take an assessment, AOY will arrange for the assessment to take place at a computer centre as close as possible to the student’s location. Assessment venues are available in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Travel and accommodation (where required) will be for the student’s own account.

Students are required to write and pass separate assessments for each module of their AAT qualification. One attempt for each module is included in the course fee, but second and third attempt will be for the student’s own account.  The first year AAT membership fee is also included.

AOY Accreditation
The Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, AAT(SA), HWSETA, SABPP, PMSA, CompTIA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB), and is provisionally registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a Private College

This course is accredited by AAT (SA) which is a SAQA recognized professional body.

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