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AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course

Start the AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course and enhance your career opportunities in the accounting and finance sector. It is a most rewarding career. Learning Pro is a leading course provider, offering comprehensive classroom, live online and self-paced distance learning options.

Learning Pro London AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping Course

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Join the lesson at our London centre or learn from home via Zoom. Start anytime with our qualified, experienced tutor or a self-paced distance learning course.

  • Full-time | Part-time | Intensive fast-track
  • Weekdays | Weekends
  • Mornings | Afternoons | Evenings
  • Pay yourself, or we can invoice your employer
  • Easy payment plans available

All the support you need to succeed – email and telephone support, instant messaging support, printed and online coursebooks and materials.

AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course – an overview

Are you seeking a career in accounting and bookkeeping with no prior knowledge or work experience? AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course may be suitable for you. It is an entry-level and a short qualification. It offers you the opportunity to develop practical bookkeeping skills. 

The AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course is suitable if you have minimum or no work experience. It is also a suitable course for younger students seeking employment in accounting and finance. Several self-employed and small-business owners also joined this course to gain a basic understanding of bookkeeping and perform some basic bookkeeping tasks. AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course is a route to enter and progress to a finance and accounting career.

Learning Pro offers this course as:

  • Face-to-face classroom lessons at our London Centre
  • Live lessons from home via Zoom
  • Self-paced distance learning
  • Corporate training at your own location
  • On-demand revision lessons
  • One-to-one lessons
  • Per unit lesson

You learn the following topics.

The AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course has only 1 unit and covers the following knowledge and skills:

  • Bookkeeping fundamentals
  • Understand the role of the bookkeeper
  • Understand financial transactions
  • Process customer and supplier transactions
  • Process receipts and payments
  • Understand how to use accounting software to complete bookkeeping tasks

The AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping is an entry-level course suitable for those with no prior knowledge and who would like to enter the rewarding sector of Accounting and Bookkeeping.

Support and advice at every step

Join Learning Pro for the support and advice you seek and deserve at every step of your course. We are known for support and rated excellent on Google and Facebook!

Study materials

We have access to the best study resources available in the market today. You can choose from Kaplan, BPP or Osborne. They all are available in printed hard copy and online.

Tutor support

Our tutors are highly experienced in teaching this qualification. You get the best possible teaching support and examples to implement the theories into practice and pass your exam.

Career support

We will help you at every step of your study. You will also learn to use accounting software like Sage, QuickBooks and Xero. Writing your CV and preparing you for job interviews.

AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping – key information

Course duration

– 6-8 weeks
– Full or part-time
– Fast-track available

Exam/assessment

– 1 computer assessment
– 90 minutes
– Take when ready: on demand

Entry requirements

– Good level of English
– Good level of Maths
– Basic computer skills

AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course – career path

In the AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course, you will gain a solid base to apply for jobs in accounting and finance and further progress to the next level of qualification. The skills developed in this course can lead to junior and supporting administrative roles.

Trainee Bookkeeper
Accounts Administrator
Billing/Payment Administrator/Coordinator
Accounts Junior
Accounts Receivable/Payable Assistant
Procurement and Finance Assistant
Assistant Cashier

After completing the AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course, you can further progress to enhance your career path in accounting and finance by joining the AAT Level 2 and 3 Bookkeeping and Level 2, 3 and 4 Accounting courses.

Reasons to join Learning Pro

There are so many reasons to join Learning Pro. Please check our Google Reviews and see recommendations on our Facebook Page to see what our learners say about us. Below are just a few of them to consider:

Experienced tutors

We are experienced in teaching accounting and finance.

Excellent support

We are known for our support whenever you need it.

Individual focus

We will help you become exam- and job-ready.

Learning Pro is an approved training provider for AAT and CIMA qualification for all levels. We are a 5-star rated and highly recommended training provider. See below what our learners say about us:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

AAT level 1 bookkeeping is an entry-level course for those who don’t have any prior knowledge or experience in bookkeeping. This course has 1 unit to complete.

AAT level 1 bookkeeping course is suitable for younger learners who want to pursue a career in accounting and finance. In addition, it is suitable for those who have no prior knowledge of accounting/bookkeeping and want to start from the basics.

The AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course has 1 unit, and you will learn the following knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the role of the bookkeeper
  • Understanding financial transactions
  • Process supplier’s and customers’ transactions
  • Process receipts and payments
  • Understanding the benefits and risks of using accounting software to complete bookkeeping tasks

Yes, the AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course has a 90-minute computer-based assessment. The exam/assessment is available on-demand and can be taken at any time, whenever you are ready.

The AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping is assessed on a computer-based exam. A 90-minute exam/assessment is available on-demand – when you are ready. It has multiple-choice, drag-and-drop type questions.

AAT Compter-Based Assessment (CBA) is available at all AAT-approved assessment centres. Learning Pro is an approved exam/assessment centre for all AAT courses, including the AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course. We offer these exams Monday – Saturday. For Learning Pro, please visit our exams page to see the details – exam dates, times and fees. CLICK HERE for more details.

By completing the AAT Level 1 Bookkeeping course, you will gain a solid base to apply for jobs in accounting and finance and further progress to the next level of qualification. The skills developed in this course can lead to junior and supporting administrative roles mentioned below:

  • Trainee Bookkeeper
  • Accounts Administrator
  • Billing/Payment Administrator/Coordinator
  • Accounts Junior
  • Accounts Receivable/Payable Assistant
  • Procurement and Finance Assistant
  • Assistant Cashier

Learning Pro has access to the best study materials available in the market. You can choose from Kaplan, Osborne and BPP. These materials are available in printed hard copies and online. In addition, we also have internally prepared handouts and videos to help understand the topics.

We have exclusive online materials for self-paced distance learning programmes. This online-only option has all materials (study text, exam kit, additional lecture notes and practice questions) in the online version.

In addition to teaching and learning the courses, we support you in getting employed by helping you create a professional CV, providing you with career advice and preparing you for job interviews.

You also receive a direct email address and telephone contact number for your dedicated tutor and course coordinator. We are prompt in replying to your emails and answering your telephone calls. Our aim is to help you achieve your career goal!

If you join us for classroom or Zoom (live) lessons, you get full training by a tutor, mock tests, revisions, and unlimited tutor support via email and telephone. We also provide career advice and help with CV writing.

If you join us for self-paced distance learning, we will provide you full study materials (printed hard copies and online) and unlimited tutor support by email and telephone.

You can join us to study this course in the following methods:

  • Face-to-face training at our London Centre
  • Live lessons via Zoom from home
  • Self-paced distance learning
  • Corporate training at your own location
  • 1-ON-1
  • Per unit revision only

Once the fee is paid and the course is purchased, you will receive a welcome email/call from our course coordinator to discuss your study plans (timetable applicable to classroom or live lessons from home).

The classroom and live lessons from home are conducted in the same way. The only difference between the two is that you can join us at our Harrow, London centre under the classroom option or join from home via Zoom under the live lessons from home option.

We conduct these lessons (classroom and live lessons) on Monday – Saturday in the morning (10:30), afternoon (12:30), and evening (18:30). Every month, we start a new batch for this course.

In self-paced distance learning, you can start and study anytime when you are ready. Once the course is purchased, the course coordinator will email or call you to start your studies.

On our website, you can purchase/buy classroom/live lessons from home and self-paced distance learning. For any other options mentioned above, please CLICK HERE to contact us and start learning!

We start a new batch for this course every month for classroom or live lessons from home.

Once the fee is paid and the course is purchased, you will receive a welcome email/call from our course coordinator to discuss your study plans (timetable for classroom or live lessons from home).

We also offer self-paced distance learning; you can start this anytime. Once the course is purchased, the course coordinator will email or call you to start your studies.

You must register with AAT to take the assessment/exam and get certified. AAT registration is a one-off fee, valid for the course’s lifespan (until AAT offers the course). There will be an additional fee for the assessment/exam. The assessment/exam fee is payable to the exam centre directly.

The registration fee for this course is £45/- which is payable directly to AAT. Alternatively, you can pay us, and we will assist you in getting you registered with AAT.

This can be done easily. You can contact us separately, and we will add this to your course fee.

Please contact us, and we can invoice all-inclusive – the course, AAT registration and exam fee in one invoice to your employer.

Yes, we offer interest-free payment plans. Please CLICK HERE to contact us, and we will set up this for you!

The local centre charges the assessment fee and is different accordingly. For Learning Pro, please visit our exams page to see the details – exam dates, times and fees. CLICK HERE for more details.

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