Why choose AAT?

With AAT you’re in the right hands. Whether you want to move up the ladder or launch a whole new career in accountancy, our qualifications will equip you with the expertise and confidence to succeed.

Internationally recognised qualifications

AAT qualifications internationally recognised and based on practical, real-world accounting knowledge that you can put to use from day one. 

Our AAT Accounting Qualifications are a professional, highly respected sign of commitment and excellence in the industry. While our range of bookkeeping and small business qualifications work for employees and employers alike, to deliver key business skills.

The qualifications employers want

Financial management is at the heart of every business, so demand for accounting and finance skills is consistently high across all sectors.

With AAT on your CV, you will demonstrate a level of excellence and work-readiness sought after by employers. Our practical, industry-focused qualifications enable you to manage finances, budgets and cash flow effectively and play a key role in business growth.

If you already have a degree, why not boost your employability by topping up your course with an AAT accounting or finance qualification?

Keep your career options open

After studying with AAT you can decide where your ambition takes you, whether you want to:

  • Start work straight away
  • Go on to university
  • Become a chartered accountant
  • Set up your own accounting practice

Go on to chartered accountancy

The AAT Accounting Qualification is a highly respected foundation for chartered accountancy. Successful completion of the AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting means you can receive generous exemptions with all the UK chartered and certified accountancy bodies.

A sound investment

Studying for any qualification is a commitment - it requires focus, discipline, time, and funding. With AAT qualifications you can be assured of their rigorous standards and industry-focus, global reputation and respect from employers – making them a good investment for your time and money.

Make the most of a career break

Whether you are on maternity leave, have been made redundant or are just assessing your options, our finance and accounting courses offer excellent short-term opportunities. Our courses can fill current skills gaps and boost your confidence when returning to work or applying for a new job.

Boost your earning potential

If you are currently in a finance role and are looking for a new challenge, AAT can help you improve your career opportunities. Develop your knowledge and learn new skills or gain recognition for the skills you already have with our qualifications.

Retrain at any age

If you are looking for a new challenge or a more rewarding career, AAT qualifications can provide you with the opportunity you need, whatever your age. Our courses can help you transition to more satisfying and meaningful work that will stretch you and provide you with excellent prospects.

Key skills for school leavers

Studying with AAT will help you develop the knowledge and practical skills that employers value. We offer entry level qualifications as well as a range of accounting and finance courses to develop your career path. Many school-leavers study AAT through an accounting apprenticeship.

AAT standards

We only work with the best training providers who will guide AAT students through their training and forward into successful careers.

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Any questions? Call us on +44(0)20 3735 2434

If you have any questions about studying an AAT course, speak to one of our friendly AAT student advisors. Our lines are open Monday to Thursday 09.00-20.00 and Friday 09.00-17.00. You can also request a call back.