This qualification has been designed primarily for those who wish to work as Accounting Technicians. The aim of the qualification is to provide the knowledge, skills and workplace competencies required of accounting professionals in the workplace.
To complete the qualification you must attend 2-hour classes in each of the modules listed below.
- Year 1 can be studied 2 evenings per week, or 1 day per week
- Year 2 is studied 1 day per week
*Subject to timetable change*
You will also be required to complete up to 6 hours of home study each week. To progress to second year, you must pass exams in Financial Accounting and Taxation. Modules can be taken over more than one year if required.
Progression to year 2 is subject to enrolment numbers following year 1 completion. If the minimum number of enrolments for year 2 is not met, we may suggest transfer to another campus.
To complete the qualification you must also have 2 years relevant work experience, verified by Accounting Technicians Ireland. Teaching is delivered by experienced academic staff who have extensive knowledge of delivering on ATI qualifications and professionals who are currently employed in the accounting profession.
1 ‘A’ Level or 2 ‘AS’ Levels plus GCSE Grades C or above in English and Mathematics (or Accounting).
For those aged over 21, relevant work experience or a recommendation from your employer is required. Applicants are required to attend for interview at the pre-enrolment advice sessions (PEAS).
- Financial Accounting (must pass before progressing to year 2)
- Taxation (must pass before progressing to year 2)
- Business Management
- Law and Ethics
- Advanced Financial Accounting
- Advanced Taxation
- Management Accounting
- Integrated Accounting Systems
2 years - Year 1 is 2 evenings per week or 1 day release; Year 2 is 1 full day per week
ACCREDITED BYThis course is accredited by Accounting Technicians Ireland
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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Fees payable to Accounting Technicians Ireland:
1st Year Professional Fees
Registration Fee £140
Course Materials (£55 x 4)£220
Exams (£65 x 4) £260
2nd Year Professional Fees
Annual Student Fee £70
Course Materials (£55 x 4) £220
Exams (£65 x 3)£195
IAS Exam Fee £105
On successful completion of this course you may work as a fully qualified Accounting Technician or continue your studies and pursue a professional accountancy qualification.
HOW TO APPLY
All full-time & part-time courses starting in September 2020 are open for applications. Please click on the Apply Now button (top right in the blue box) to begin your application
If you require any assistance with your application you can call us on 0300 123 1223.
T: 028 3025 9632
IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT
In light of the continuing Covid-19 situation, Southern Regional College may have to amend the delivery methods for a number of courses for the new academic year, or should the need arise effect a temporary College closure. This may also lead to restrictions when accessing student services. Please be assured that the safety of our students is paramount and as such we will be implementing a range of measures in line with government advice and protocols. We will make all appropriate and reasonable adjustments to maintain the ongoing quality of teaching and learning and our support services.
In accordance with the Consumer Rights Act 2015, you will be notified of any such changes, the reasons for the changes and any options available to you to avoid such changes having an adverse impact on your future career. All higher education students and applicants should refer to the Consumer Protection page.
Information about our fees policy including details on registration and reduced fees as well as refunds can be found HERE
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