Advanced Diploma in Accounting (QCF): AAT Level 3 (19+)


  • Adults (Part-time)
  • Part-time day or eve hours per week

Level 3 Advanced Diploma In Accounting

Level 3 Advanced Diploma In Accounting - Evening


This course includes the following:  
Accounts preparation   
Preparing accounts for sole traders and partnerships  
Indirect tax  
Professional ethics in accounting  
Spreadsheet software (excel

How is the course taught?

You will be taught through practical application using a range of teaching methods. In addition, you will be required to spend an extra 30 hours a week on private study.

What support is available?

Our qualified tutors will support and guide you in the classrooms/workshops and through tutorials as they help you to develop the skills and techniques required in industry. Learning Support is also available for those with learning difficulties/disabilities; please let us know on application if you require this service. If you need help or advice on other matters such as welfare and finance, please contact our Course Information Centres at Willesden or Wembley Park.

What social activities can I take part in?

We offer a programme of social and sports activities to all our students; full information is available from the Student Room at your centre of study. Student rooms are available for those who want to play games, meet up with friends or just chill.

What facilities and resources are available?

A range of snacks, hot and cold foods are available to purchase in the canteen and café facilities, as well as vending machines. Halal meat and washing facilities are available at both centres. We have Quiet Rooms for those preferring to reflect. LRCs (libraries) are available at both centres, fully equipped with a wide range of learning materials and qualified friendly.

What else should I know?

Annually we take part in a range of national and regional competitions in a wide range of subject areas for those keen to show off the skills they have gained on their courses. Competition entry is not compulsory and does not apply to all subject areas; please ask your tutor if it applies to your course.
  • What qualification do I get on completing this course?
    AAT Level 3
  • Is there additional work required by the student?
    35% of the assessment will be a synoptic assessment in addition to 4 external online unit assessments.
  • What are the Entry Requirements?
    You will need to have GCSE grade 4 in English and maths or equivalent. You will also need a level 2 accounting qualification and will be required to complete the AAT skills-check to ensure that you are placed on the correct level. It would be advantageous if you are working in the accounts and finance profession. If you do not have evidence of your English and maths levels, you will be given an online English and maths assessment after you submit your application. If you meet the entry requirements you will then be offered an interview with a tutor to discuss the course.