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You don’t need any previous finance experience to enrol on this online course. You should be over 19.
If English is your second language, we recommend you have an IELTS 5.5 or equivalent, but we’re happy to review your case on an individual basis.
If you have a criminal record or have been made bankrupt, AAT might not accept you as a member making you unable to sit your exams. Please contact AAT directly for more advice.
Your course is fully online.
You'll study 2 Foundation Certificate units:
Then, you'll study 3 Advanced Certificate units:
For full details of what you’ll learn on each unit, download our AAT course guide.
You’ll sit 5 exams in total: 2 Foundation exams and 3 Advanced exams. You'll sit all your exams in person at an AAT exam centre. Find an exam centre near you.
You’ll also complete online mock tests throughout your course to ensure you’re well-prepared for your exams.
‘ICS Learn are a brilliant company who understand the needs of people with normal working lives. I’m currently doing Foundation Bookkeeping, and whenever I struggle with any topic, my course tutor is always an email away.’
- Faye Dixon
‘With two small children and a day job I couldn’t commit to college or a regular study slot. With ICS Learn you can fit your study around your life. The online student interface was incredibly easy to use. I recommend them to everyone!’
- Penny Bennett
‘I had an amazing online tutor. You feel as though you are the only student in a classroom with undivided attention. ICS Learn was the best decision I have made, and I would recommend it to anybody.’
- Jason Parker
† ICS Learn has the highest Net Promoter Score (NPS) from students against its competitors. Source: Parthenon-EY HR Employer and Learner Survey 2017.
‡ AAT Salary Survey 2017.