This is a higher level Diploma designed to further your knowledge and experience of bookkeeping and accounting with the aim of gaining an AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting qualification.
If you already hold the Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting this is the natural next step to build and progress your accounting career in order to pursue more senior accountancy roles such as a VAT Accountant, Treasurer, Assistant Financial Accountant, Senior Finance Officer, Payroll Manager and more.
Awarded 420 CPD points upon successful completion
This Diploma is for anyone dedicated to the progression of their finance and accountancy career through the attainment of professional qualifications.
Study of the Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting* will enable you to progress your career to more senior management accountancy roles.
Within this diploma you will study four core subjects:
• Management Accounting: Budgeting
• Management Accounting: Decision and Control
• Financial Statements of Limited Companies
• Accounting Systems and Controls
You then choose two additional elective subjects from any of the following:
• Business Tax
• Personal Tax
• External Auditing
• Cash and Treasury Management
• Credit Management
Many of our AAT students are already working and study around existing commitments. You will access your learning through the Pitman Campus, our online learning platform, which enables you to study at a time and place that suits you best. The benefit of flexible learning means you are fully in control of your learning pace and can revisit sections of the course whenever you feel the need, something which a more traditional classroom environment can’t offer.
Achieving this qualification and gaining proven work experience in line with set AAT requirements will mean you can apply for full AAT membership and achieve professional MAAT status.
* Level 4 is the equivalent to Level 8 in Scotland.
The aim of this Diploma is to teach you the more advanced elements of Management Accounting so that you can gain a Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting qualification from AAT.
In order to commence your Level 4 training you will be required to have gained the AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Level 3).
This Diploma will assist your career progression to more senior accountancy job roles such as Assistant Financial Accountant, Payroll Manager, Senior Bookkeeper, VAT Accountant to name a few roles. Upon successful completion of this diploma and dependent on gaining relevant work experience in line with AAT requirements, you could opt to apply for full AAT membership and achieve professional MAAT status.