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Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI) Certificate Accounting Technicians

ATI
Business

Course Overview

Accounting Technicians are qualified accounting professionals employed throughout all levels of finance across the public sector, industry, commerce and private accountancy practices.Accounting Technicians Ireland awards two nationally and internationally recognised qualifications:• Certificate for Accounting Technicians ( Year 1)• Diploma for Accounting Technicians (Year 2 plus Work Experience)The Certificate is designed to give you a solid grounding in business as well as a strong foundation in accountancy. It is the first step on your journey to a new and rewarding career as an Accounting technician.Upon successful completion of this Certificate you can progress to the Diploma which is the next level in your accounting studies.
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    30 Weeks
  • Campus
    Limavady
    Strand Road
  • Course Code
    600/6337/3

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
  • Course: Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI) Level 4 Certificate Accounting Technicians
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 30/08/2021
  • Course: Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI) Level 4 Certificate Accounting Technicians
    Campus: Limavady
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 30/08/2021

Course Offering

  • Site location Limavady Main St Strand Road
  • Dates
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Course Modules

  • Financial Accounting
  • Taxation
  • Business Management
  • Law & Ethics
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

School-leavers in Northern Ireland should have obtained one A-Level or two AS-Levels. Students should also have achieved grade C or above at GCSE level in English and Maths or Accountancy.Prior Learning may provide an entry route for applicants who do not meet any of the above criteria. Those who have successfully completed a nationally recognised qualification such as QQI award in the Republic of Ireland or QCA and BTEC National Diploma in Northern Ireland may be eligible to register.Mature Learners who have reached 21 years of age but do not possess the minimum educational requirements may still apply to do the course based on age and experience.

ROI Requirements

School-leavers in the Republic of Ireland should have a Leaving Certificate with pass grades in: Five ordinary level subjects (including a 05 or above in English and Maths/Accountancy) OR Two ordinary level and two higher level subjects (including a 05 or above in English and Maths/Accountancy at either level.) OR Applied Leaving Certificate applicants should contact the Student Services Team on 00353 (0) 1 649 8180 for further information. Prior Learning may provide an entry route for applicants who do not meet any of the above criteria. Those who have successfully completed a nationally recognised qualification such as QQI award in the Republic of Ireland or QCA and BTEC National Diploma in Northern Ireland may be eligible to register. Mature Learners who have reached 21 years of age but do not possess the minimum educational requirements may still apply to do the course based on age and experience.

Fee Information

  • Additional Fees
  • Books - Included in Course Fee paid to ATI

What's Next?

Further Study

Many who qualify as Accounting Technicians go on to continue their studies, using the qualification as a stepping stone to eventually becoming professional accountants with one of the other bodies. If students progress into Year 2 to complete the Diploma they will study the following units: • Advanced Financial Accounting • Advanced Taxation • Management Accounting • Integrated Accounting Systems (IAS) Upon successful completion of the Diploma you will become an affiliate member of ATI, and maintain your affiliation while you complete the work experience requirements of the qualification.

Career Prospects

Accounting Technicians enjoy excellent career prospects. They can work in a wide variety of finance roles for many types of organisations, including manufacturing companies, local and central government, the health service, banks and insurance companies and private accountancy firms. Self-employment is also a possibility for qualified technicians. Accounting Technicians are involved in the day to day practical work of accountancy and play a key operational role in financial accounting & budgeting, costing and credit control; payroll and tax returns.

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