020 7391 6400

Apprenticeships

Accounting - Level 2 Apprenticeship

Register Your Interest
  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • Location:
    Workplace and College
  • Sector:
    Legal, finance and accounting

About the Course

Accountancy is a highly-skilled field that provides a clear pathway for those starting out and one for which formal qualifications play a vital role in the career journey. Therefore, an apprenticeship that draws together work and study makes it an appealing choice if you're looking to enter this profession.

An intermediate apprenticeship in accounting (also referred to as a level 2 apprenticeship) is equivalent to 5 GCSEs graded at levels 9 to 4.

You could be working on a variety of financial activities from bills and expenses to payroll and taxes. Employment possibilities for you includes accounts assistant/clerk, cashier, finance assistant and sales ledger clerk.

A significant amount of the job training is undertaken in the workplace. This is a demanding but interesting course which should be achieved in 12 months whilst gaining valuable workplace experience. Most jobs in this sector are office-based with a typical 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday working week.

 

What Will I Study?

On this apprenticeship you will study the following units;

Bookkeeping transactions

Bookkeeping controls

Elements of costing

Working effectively in finance

Using accounting software.

What Will I Need?

You will need:

  • To be aged 16 or older
  • To be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week with 20% of your normal working hours set aside for you to complete your training and study
  • GCSEs in English and Maths at grade 4 or above or Functional Skills at Level 2 in English and Maths

All applicants must have an interview and assessment in English and Maths to confirm that the apprenticeship is suitable for them.

Employers may also set additional entry requirements, as a prerequisite to working with them.

  • EU Badge
  • Apprenticeships Logo
  • Education and Skills Funding Agency
  • QAA Reviewed
  • Stonewall Diversity Champion
  • Disability Confident
  • UKIED
  • Mindful Education
Visit Us
Capital City College Training
Capital City College Group
Regent's Park Centre
Longford Street
London, NW1 3HB
See our other locations
  • EU Badge
  • Apprenticeships Logo
  • Education and Skills Funding Agency
  • QAA Reviewed
  • In partnership with the Princes Trust
  • Stonewall Diversity Champion
  • Disability Confident
  • UKIED
  • Mindful Education
ajax-loader