Where can an AAT qualification take you?
AAT is the world’s leading professional body for accounting technicians. Our qualifications offer practical accounting skills and are highly valued by employers, opening doors to a wide variety of career options:
Accounts finance assistant
Accounts payable clerk
Trainee accounting technician
Purchase/sales ledger clerk
Whichever path you choose, you’ll have the chance to develop a broad range of accountancy skills and expertise.
AAT qualifications are BQA (Botswana Qualifications Authority) accredited.
AAT qualifications have the DTEF (Department of Tertiary Education Financing) sponsorship available.
Is the qualification right for you?
AAT qualifications are available to all and will suit you if:
- you've completed BGCSE/A Levels/O levels and you’re looking for an introduction to accounting and finance
- you're already working in finance and want formal recognition of your skills
- you want to gain new skills to help you change careers.
Where can you study?
Contact your local AAT Approved training provider to find out more about their AAT offering.
Benefits of choosing AAT
Job security and increased earning potential: as you progress to the Level 4 AAT qualification, your earning potential will increase. It’ll also open plenty of opportunities for you to progress and enhance your skills which will be in demand from employers across all industries.
Pathway to chartered accountancy: with an AAT qualification you'll gain exemptions towards chartered status with BICA, CIMA, ACCA and ICAEW. Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking for CPD, a professional accounting qualification or something in-between, AAT has a qualification for you.
Flexible study: AAT qualifications can be studied full-time or part-time, in college, by distance learning or using a blend of both. The flexible study methods will mean you can progress through the qualifications quickly.
AAT qualified students in Botswana: Over 100 employers prefer AAT qualified students in Botswana and more than 300 students gain AAT qualifications annually.
Bookkeeping or accounting: which is for you?
Every organisation, from multi-national companies to small businesses, need people highly skilled in accounting and bookkeeping. With AAT you can choose from a range of qualifications in bookkeeping and accounting to match your experience, enhance your skills and increase your career opportunities, while being confident that employers will love the skills you’re gaining.
Here are just some of the top employers in Botswana who prefer to enrol AAT students.
Ministry of Basic Education
Ministry of Local Government
Ministry of Finance
Office of the Accountant General
First National Bank Botswana
Botswana Savings Bank