Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship Professional Accounting or Tax (AAT)

Start date(s):
1 Aug 2021
2 years
Level 4
Course Code:
Study Mode:
Part Time
Attendance Type:
Attendance Pattern:
Framwellgate Moor Campus
Course costs:
Tuition fees paid by employer. Enquire for more information.


Course details may be subject to change

This course is perfect for those who are in a relevant full-time accountancy or finance role.

You will develop the skills and specialist knowledge required to progress within the industry. Modules will include budgeting, deecision and control and financial statements.


AAT Awards Rebecca Elliott May 2019

New College Durham is successful at AAT Awards

New College Durham received recognition at the annual AAT Awards dinner. 


This course aims to provide students with the specialist knowledge and skills required to progress in an accounting or finance role or to enable progression to further study in accounting and finance.


  • Management Accounting: Budgeting
  • Management Accounting: Decision and Control
  • Financial Statements of Limited Companies.


*Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

Teaching & assessment

The course is assessed via computer based assessments which are taken throughout the year, and marked by the AAT. Apprentices undertake an End Point Assessment which includes a synoptic examination, a portfolio and reflective discussion or written statement.

You could progress to a relevant higher level programme.

Additional Costs

You may choose to purchase the recommended texts which will come at an additional cost.

Interview Instructions

You will be invited into the College to attend an interview. Please bring a copy of your AAT Level 3 completion Certificate and Maths and English achievement at Level 2.

Entry Criteria

Must be employed full-time in a relevant accountancy or finance role.