Mark Sykes, Partner at BDO, AAT Employer Scheme

AAT Employer Scheme

Support your finance staff with AAT training and membership

Boost your business: join the AAT Employer Scheme

The AAT Employer Scheme is a badge of excellence and recognises employers who support their finance staff with AAT training and membership. 

As a member, you can use the AAT Employer Scheme logo in recognition of your commitment to your staff training. Your organisation will also receive AAT support and resources and be added to AAT's Employer Scheme directory.

If you're currently training your staff with us, are running an AAT apprenticeship or employ AAT professional members (MAATs or FMAATs), you can apply to join.

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See the AAT Employer Scheme directory

Build your reputation

Build your reputation

The AAT Employer Scheme provides external validation for your training and development programmes, building your organisation’s reputation in the industry.

Attract and retain talented staff

Attract and retain talented staff

As an AAT Employer Scheme member, you can use your membership as a recruiting tool to attract the best and brightest staff. Potential employees look for high-quality programmes to support their careers. The AAT Employer Scheme demonstrates that you're dedicated to supporting their learning and development.

Promote professional standards

Promote professional standards

We support and promote the highest standards and best practice in accounting and finance. All AAT members are required to comply with our Code of Professional Ethics. This means they must follow our five fundamental principles of integrity, objectivity, professional competence and due care, confidentiality, and professional behaviour.