One of the starting blocks to any successful career within the world of accountancy and finance is an AAT accounting qualification. An AAT qualification is a recognised and respected qualification that is taken seriously by employers. At Anglia Accountancy Training a flexible approach to your studies is on offer with day or evening courses available. We tailor our services to suit our students.

Course details

An AAT qualification is a fast track route to becoming a chartered accountant. Upon completion of the qualification, full membership status to the AAT can be obtained and the letters MAAT can be used after your name. The AAT qualification can open a multitude of career opportunities and increase your future potential earnings. As the leading AAT qualification provider in the region Anglia Accountancy Training is pleased to offer the brand new suite of AAT qualifications. The AAT qualifications have undergone a major facelift and now meet the demands of the accounting profession far more practically and in greater depth than its predecessors. The new qualification is split into three levels:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Accounting
  • Level 3 Diploma in Accounting
  • Level 4 Diploma in Accounting

At Anglia Accountancy Training we will help you choose the right entry point for your qualification based on any previous experience or qualifications. We welcome anyone who wants to learn, no matter what age, experience or previous qualifications. ” – Emma Osgood, Lecturer


Level 2 Certificate in Accounting

This level is aimed at those new to accounting. It covers five mandatory units:

  • Basic costing
  • Computerised accounting
  • Working effectively in accounting and finance
  • Processing bookkeeping transactions
  • Control accounts, journals and the banking system

Read more details about the Level 2 Certificate on the AAT website.

Level 3 Diploma in Accounting

You will progress to this level from Level 2. However, if you have prior knowledge of accounting and/or have worked in accounting for some time you may be able to start at this level. The Level 3 diploma includes the following mandatory units:

  • Accounts preparation
  • Preparing finla accounts for sole traders and partnerships
  • Cost and revenues
  • Professional ethics
  • Indirect tax
  • Spreadsheets software

Read more details about the Level 3 Diploma on the AAT website.

We will work with you to ensure that you are comfortable in the path you take. We can offer support from  funding to finding employment in accounting roles.” – Jenny Gidney, Managing Partner

Level 4 Diploma in Accounting

This Level consists of four mandatory units and two specialist units. The mandatory units include:

  • Financial statements
  • Budgeting
  • Financial performance
  • Internal control and accounting systems

Optional units  (Choose two)

  • Business tax
  • Personal tax
  • External auditing
  • Cash management
  • Credit control

Read more details about the Level 4 Diploma on the AAT website.

Course fees

To give you full clarity on the services that Anglia Accountancy Training offers, here is a breakdown of the course fees. Please note fees may be subject to VAT.

Programme Evening Day
Level 2 £ 895 £1125
Level 3 £1149 £1295
Level 4 £1649 £1649


At least half of our students have benefited from various Government funding programmes over the years. We are pleased to continue to offer funding support. The funding you can get will depend on factors like your age, circumstances, where you live and your financial situation. Some courses are free for those between 16 and 24. Further details about funding can be found on the AAT website.

Course timetable

Below is an outline of our current timetable. Please note that other classes can be arranged subject to demand, especially round the exam period when extra revision classes can be put on for all students.

Programme Day Evening
Level 2 Certificate Wednesday 09.30 - 16.30 Wednesday 18.00 - 21.00
Level 3 Diploma Wednesday 09.30 - 16.30 Wednesday 18.00 - 21.00
Level 4 Diploma Tuesday 09.30 - 16.30 Tuesday 18.00 - 21.00
ACCA - Tuesday 18.00 - 21.00
CIMA - Tuesday 18.00 - 21.00

Courses available in Peterborough, Wisbech and King’s Lynn

Peterborough classes are held at Anglia Accountancy Training at Endeavor House in Peterborough. The prestigious Boathouse Business Centre in Wisbech hosts the accountancy centre for the Wisbech and Kings Lynn area. Both centres offer training facilities with the latest equipment and amenities to match.