Accounting Certificate (AAT) (Level 6)

Edinburgh College


Sighthill Campus


The purpose of the AAT Certificate in Accounting is to offer the foundation of accounting knowledge needed to progress to employment or further study in accountancy and finance, alongside business and personal skills that are transferable to any sector and additional business knowledge relevant to accountancy. The qualification offers a broader focus across several subject areas which enhances employability prospects.

This course will be delivered by evening classes and a flexible online model. This can give you the flexibility to study at a convenient time and you will be able to contact your tutor for additional support if needed. You will be required to have access to IT to enable you to engage in the course e.g. laptop or a PC or Tablet.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. however a good standard of English and Maths is recommended.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

1 year


Enterprise and Commerce

SCQF Level