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Business Skills

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AAT is the UK’s leading qualification and professional body for accounting and finance staff. The Level 2 Award in Accounting Skills to Run Your Business is a short qualification which provides an introduction for those who are new to finance and considering starting their own business.

There are four units consisting of:

- Budgeting for the small business

- Managing your cash flow

- Understanding financial documents and notification

- The essential principles of sole traders, partnerships and Limited Companies

The qualification is assessed at the end by an AAT computer based exam.

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Career Opportunities

AAT is an internationally recognised qualification which is sought after by employers. This qualification is ideally suited to give students the accounting tools and skills to run their own business.

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Entry requirements

This course is suitable for those who are considering starting their own business. You should have four GCSEs at grade A*-D, including English, but please speak to the course tutor for guidance.

Course Tutors:

Lesley Postlethwaite: lesley.postlethwaite@kendal.ac.uk

Zaeed Mohammed: zaeed.mohammed@kendal.ac.uk

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Adult fees


Please note: If you are an adult student you may be entitled to financial support to cover the cost of your course, dependent on your circumstances. Please contact Student Services on enquiries@kendal.ac.uk for details. More about Student Finance.

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