Assistant Accountant Programme

The Level 3 Assistant Accountant programme is designed to equip your employee with the knowledge and skills to develop as an Assistant Accountant within your business.


Assistant Accountant

What will the Assistant Accountant do?

Over this 15-month programme, your employee will develop the skills to master complex financial processes such as; final accounts, reports and returns, spreadsheet use for accountants, VAT returns and professional ethics.

Benefits of this Programmes

Your employee will be able to support you with a range of complex accounting tasks, including maintaining cost accounting records and preparation for reports and returns. It comprises of six mandatory units:

  • Advanced bookkeeping
  • Final Accounts Preparation
  • Management Accounting: Costing
  • Indirect Tax
  • Ethics for Accountants
  • Spreadsheets for Accounting

What job roles is this programme suited to?

These are just a few job roles this programme could suit within your business, to up-skill employees:

  • Junior Accountant
  • Accounts Assistant
  • Payroll Assistant
  • Finance Assistant
  • Accounts Clerk
  • Sales Ledger Clerk
  • Cashier

This programme can be delivered to staff who are already working within your business or we can support you in the recruitment of new staff using our expert Match and Fill service. This will provide your business with an employee who is suited to both the required job role and your businesses ethos.

Training and Delivery

We offer a range of training and delivery models for this programme, dependant on the number of employees you wish to up-skill. Our national network of training centres all deliver this programme, offering specialist training with a local approach. Our expert coaches will work with your employees to effectively develop their skills and knowledge. Please contact our expert team to discuss training and delivery options. Telephone: 0330 124 3224 or email:

Industry Leading Qualifications

Our Accounting programmes combine outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the-job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to become a highly-competent Accounting professional. This includes industry recognised qualifications from both AAT and SAGE.

Utilising your Apprenticeship Levy funds

This programme can be paid for through your Apprenticeship Levy contributions. The cost for this programme is £9,000, which would be paid through your Digital Apprenticeship Service account. Our expert team can work closely with your business to help you manage and effectively utilise your Apprenticeship Levy funds.