Find your dream job: 78% of AAT members and 73% of students are happy in their jobs ‡
Increase your salary: 77% of students say AAT increased their earning potential ‡
A career for life: 83% of AAT members feel secure in their jobs ‡
A bright future: achieving all AAT levels lets you start your own practice or fast-track Chartered status
You don’t need any previous finance experience to enrol on this online course. It's ideal if you're new to accounting, or if you haven't yet mastered essential skills like double-entry bookkeeping.
You must 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 5 units:
For full details of what you’ll learn on each unit, download our AAT course guide.
You’ll sit 5 in-person exams 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.
‘A couple of months after starting Foundation, and after only 2 interviews, I was offered a position with one of the top 10 UK accounting firms. ICS Learn was one of the best decisions I have made.’
- Jason Parker
‘My course fits around my full-time job and can be completed at my own pace, and my tutor is always on hand to encourage and push me forward. ICS Learn is perfect for me.’
- Joanna Griffin
‘AAT has given me focus after years of not knowing where my career is going. It led to being employed in a medium-level finance role with no previous experience, and I have earned back the money I spent in less than a year.’
- Elina Bernane
† 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.