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Accounting Technicians (Level 5 Diploma)

Administration (Secretarial)

Course Overview

Accounting Technicians Ireland provides an accounting qualification that is recognised by industry as one of the leading accounting qualifications in Ireland. Diploma modules bring you to the next level in your accounting studies. On successful completion of all modules you will become an affiliate member of ATI, and maintain your affiliation while you complete the work experience requirements of the qualification. You will study 4 modules: Advanced Financial Accounting, Advanced Taxation, Management Accounting and Financial Data Management. Assessment is 100% exam based with an online exam for each module to be undertaken in May/June with the opportunity to resit any failed modules in August.
  • Start Date
    17 Sept 2024
  • Study Mode
  • Duration
    30 Weeks
  • Campus
    Strand Road

Important Message

Fees must be paid at the time of enrolment, or arrangements should be put in place to pay by instalments. The full fee includes tuition, registration and examination fees (where relevant). Depending on your circumstances you may be entitled to a reduced (concessionary) fee. Reduced fees are applied to the cost of tuition only. Failure to enrol before the Awarding Body deadline may result in you incurring a late fee.

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Start Date
  • Course: ATI Level 5 Diploma for Accounting Technicians Ref D025
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 17/09/2024
    (Tue:9:00AM-4:00PM) (S)
    Full £500.00
    Concession £200.00

You may be eligible for funding on this course *

If you are an employer or employee of a NI based company

* Terms and Conditions apply

Course Offering

  • Site location Strand Road
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Course Modules

  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Advanced Taxation (NI)
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Data Management (FDM)
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

Successful completion of the Level 4 Certificate for Accounting Technicians modules to include Taxation, Financial Accounting and either Business Law or Business Management. In order to gain the full Level 5 Diploma, all Level 4 and Level 5 modules must be achieved.

ROI Requirements

Republic of Ireland applicants should possess one of the following - Five Ordinary Level Certificate grades (including an O5 in English and Maths/Accounting); OR Two Higher Level and Two Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate grades (including an O5 in English and Maths/ Accounting.) Applicants should be aged 18 or over by 1 July 2024. Prior Learning may provide an entry route for applicants who do not meet any of the above criteria and who are aged over 21. Those who have successfully completed a nationally recognised qualification such as QQI award in the Republic of Ireland or QCA and National Diploma in Northern Ireland may be eligible to register

Additional Information

The syllabus has been carefully designed to equip graduates with an array of transferable business skills, as well as technical skills for application in finance departments and accountancy practices. Ultimately, the qualification increases employment opportunities in a broad range of accounting and finance roles and could enable you to progress to senior financial management at a later stage in your career.


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    I choose to train as an apprentice because it was very important to me that I could work and earn money while studying towards my qualification.
    Ryan Carlyle (Drylining)
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    I progressed from NWRC directly into final year of a degree programme at Glasgow School of Art, along with my twin sister.
    Tipsudar Cochrane
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