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AAT Essentials: Budgeting

This course is aimed at anyone working in, or looking to work in, a role that involves dealing with costs, estimates and budgets. The course is ideal for managers without a finance background, as well as other non-finance staff looking for a better understanding of key financial tasks.

Advanced Bookkeeping – Level 3 Unit Resource & Revision Guide

You will gain practical accounting and finance skills by studying on our online learning platform, EQUAL. This innovative approach to learning involves: Technical content that includes worked examples and illustrations Practical scenarios and activities throughout Short, manageable sections Exam-style assessment questions at the end of each section to build your confidence and cement your understanding.

Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping

This qualification is suitable for learners who have completed the Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping or learners not wanting to commit to the full AAT accounting qualification, as well as learners who want to become self-employed bookkeepers. This qualification is available to learners aged 16 or over.

Advanced Diploma in Accounting

This course is suited to learners who have ideally completed the Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting or learners who are already working within finance at an intermediate level. If you are starting on your career path with AAT, we suggest you begin with the Level 2 Certificate before progressing onto the Level 3 Diploma. The AAT Skillcheck can help guide you on which qualification you should start with.

Alcohol Awareness

The benefits of this course include: Achieve a nationally recognised level 1 qualification Learn from your own home, in your own time Access to award-winning learning and assessment materials Potential to progress on to one of our other accredited online courses UK-based learner support network to help guide you through your studies Subject specialist support from a Tutor and access to a Learner Support Advisor for everyday queries Funding available – speak to one of our team for more information and to see if you are eligible.

Awareness of Bullying in Children and Young People

This course is ideal for learners who wish to increase their awareness and understanding of bullying, including how to recognise when bullying is taking place, taking action to stop bullying and the legislation surrounding bullying.

Awareness of Substance Abuse

This course is ideal for anyone who wishes to gain knowledge of the causes and issues surrounding substance misuse, whether it be to benefit a career or better understand those who are affected.

Awareness of Substance Abuse

In this section, you will cover the reasons why people use substances, the types of substances that are misused and the factors that can influence the effects of substances.

Behaviour that Challenges in Children

Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal Tutor and a Learner Support Advisor. What you will learn All of our award-winning, paper-based learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.

Bookkeeping Controls – Level 2 Unit Resourse & Revision Guide

This unit will allow you to understand payment methods, controls in a bookkeeping system and control accounts. It will also provide you with an understanding of using the journal and how to reconcile a bank statement with the cash book.

Bookkeeping Transactions

This unit introduces you to the double entry bookkeeping system and the associated documents and processes. You will gain an understanding of financial transactions within a bookkeeping system, as well as the processing of customer transactions, supplier transactions, and receipts and payments. You will also gain an understanding of processing transactions through the ledgers to the trial balance.

Business Essentials

This Business Essentials programme has been designed to provide you with the key skills and knowledge needed to enhance your success and development in your profession. You can tailor the programme to develop yourself in a way that will benefit your career progression.

Business Growth and Improvement within Leisure and Tourism

This course will provide learners with the necessary skills and knowledge needed to grow and improve your business. It will also equip learners with core knowledge on subject areas including marketing theory, digital marketing, and social media. an essential skills in an ever-growing technological environment.

Business Growth and Improvement within the Hospitality Industry

This course will provide learners with the necessary skills and knowledge needed to grow and improve your business. It will also equip learners with core knowledge on subject areas including marketing theory, digital marketing, and social media. An essential skill in an ever-growing technological environment.

CACHE Essentials

Endorsed by CACHE, this childcare course will refresh and update your skills in line with current legislation and requirements. This course features bespoke video content filmed in a working nursery to ensure you are able to directly relate the learning to your place of work.

Care Certificate Programme

This course is suitable for those currently working in the health and social care industry as it covers all of the identified standards within the Care Certificate and will prepare them for achievement in their workplace. Carers from across different sectors, including healthcare support workers and adult social care workers, will benefit from the knowledge, skills, and confidence they develop as a result of completing the course.

Conflict Management

This course will allow you to develop knowledge and understanding of managing conflict and supporting individuals as required by a practising or potential first-line manager.

COSHH Risk Assessment

In this section, you will develop your understanding of the reasons for conducting COSHH risk assessments and the main legislation relating to COSHH risk assessments.

Dementia Awareness

In this section, you will build your understanding of what dementia is, the key functions of the brain that are affected by it and why other conditions may be mistaken for dementia.

Discipline in the Workplace

This section will introduce you to the policies and procedures relating to discipline in the workplace, including employment tribunals, grievance procedures and disciplinary procedures.

DSE Risk Assessment

In this section, you will develop your understanding of the reasons for conducting risk assessments and the main legislation relating to DSE risk assessments.

Elements of Costing

This unit will provide you with an understanding of the cost recording system within an organisation, how to use cost recording techniques and how to provide information on actual and budgeted costs and income.

Equality and Diversity

Anyone! Promoting equality and diversity in the workplace and the wider community is crucial to a great working environment. Therefore, this course is suitable to any employees in any workplace.

Essentials

This unit will cover managing your social behaviour, communication techniques, understanding stress, anxiety, depression, and eating disorders. You will also explore equality and diversity and will find out useful information about your rights.

Ethics for Accountants

This unit will provide you with an understanding of the need to act ethically and the relevance to the accountant's work of the ethical code for professional accountants. It will also allow to recognise how to act ethically in an accounting role and identify actions to take in relation to unethical behavior or illegal acts.

Exercise Studies

This is an ideal introductory programme for those who require a greater understanding of how to improve their personal health and fitness, and who want to gain knowledge of the benefits of exercise.

Explore the Principles of Healthy Eating

In this section, you will understand the meaning of the term ‘diet’, what a healthy diet looks like and how to enjoy and maintain a balanced diet. This section covers topics such as energy and its sources, lifestyle, obesity and the positives and negatives of salts.

Fire Safety Principles

In this section, you will learn about how fires are caused in the workplace, the fire triangle, hazards during or after a fire and the characteristics of fire and smoke spread.

Food Safety Awareness

This course covers the legal elements of food safety preparation and the procedures that can be used to demonstrate good practice when preparing food, to ensure high levels of food safety are achieved. You will learn about the principles of food contamination and prevention techniques, the symptoms of food poisoning, the restrictions for handling food after an illness, and the importance of time and temperature when preparing food.

Foundation Award in Accounting Software

This qualification is suitable for learners new to accounting who are using Sage on a daily basis or learners who have no experience of accounting software and are looking to improve their skills.

Foundation Certificate in Accounting

This qualification is also suited to someone new to accounting and finance. If you are starting on your career path with AAT, we suggest you begin with the Level 2 Certificate before progressing onto the Level 3 Diploma. The AAT Skillcheck can help guide you on which qualification you should start with.

Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping

This qualification is suitable for learners looking to gain a basic understanding of double entry bookkeeping in order to complete the full AAT accounting qualification or those not wanting to commit to the full AAT accounting qualification.

Functional Skills in English (E-Learning)

These Functional Skills qualifications are intended for anyone wishing to develop their English. They focus on both the underpinning skills as well as the ability to apply English to different contexts.

Functional Skills in Mathematics (E-Learning)

These Functional Skills qualifications are intended for anyone wishing to develop their Math skills. They focus on both the underpinning skills as well as the ability to apply Mathematics to different contexts.

Health and Safety in the Workplace

In this section, you will develop your understanding of employers’ and employees’ duties relating to health, safety and welfare. It covers the requirements for training and competence in the workplace and how to effectively communicate health and safety information.

Health and Social Care Management Programme

This course will provide learners with the necessary skills and knowledge needed when leading and motivating a team, planning and allocating work, and understanding discipline within the workplace. This course will also equip learners with core knowledge in the principles of team leading and making decisions. This programme will also provide learners with an understanding of leadership, performance management, the induction of new staff, and how to organise and delegate within the workplace.

Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition

This course is ideal for learners who wish to increase their awareness and understanding of different aspects of health and well-being and how factors such as technology and a sedentary lifestyle can affect this. It is ideal for anyone looking to learn how to put together a personal exercise and nutrition plan and understand how to account for energy requirements and fluid replacement in relation to the type of exercise being undertaken.

Indirect Tax

This unit will provide you with an understanding of applying VAT legislation requirements; accurately completing VAT returns and submitting them in a timely manner; the implications for the business of errors, omissions, late filing and payment; and reporting VAT related information within an organisation in accordance with regulatory and organisation requirements.

Induction Essentials

The induction programme is split into five core areas but is tailorable should you wish to cater this to your needs with a range of additional bolt-ons.

Induction of New Staff

In this section, you will learn about the importance of effective induction, and the phases of the induction process. You will also learn about the legal aspects of the induction process.

Introduction to First Aid – Zone 1

This section covers the methods used to approach incidents and manage an emergency. You will look at different ways of identifying dangers to a casualty and eliminating common dangers in an emergency.

Introduction to First Aid – Zone 2

In this section, you will learn what asthma is, what the signs are that an individual is about to have an asthma attack and the correct first aid procedures for dealing with an asthma attack.

Introduction to First Aid – Zone 3

You will learn how a heart attack occurs, the signs and symptoms of a heart attack, the effects of and treatment for angina, the first aid that is appropriate for a conscious patient and the first aid that should be administered to an unconscious or unresponsive patient.

Introduction to First Aid – Zone 4

This section explains what a head injury entails, the signs and symptoms of a minor head injury, the signs and symptoms of a serious head injury, and the appropriate treatment for head injuries.

IT User Skills

This qualification would be ideal for anyone who would like to develop their knowledge, understanding and competence in a range of different IT skills, particularly those who use IT in their current job role. Learners must already have basic IT skills and basic knowlegde of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel and PowerPoint), to be able to complete the course successfully. The qualification is suitable for learners aged 14 and above.

Leadership and Management Programme

This course will help you to develop the core skills needed to deal with management responsibilities and develop as a leader. This course contains 10 units which cover problem solving, stress and conflict management, discipline in the workplace, organising and delegating, leading and motivating a team, and induction of new staff.

Leading and Motivating a Team

In this section, you will learn what an organisational vision and mission is, how to develop team objectives and how to communicate clearly and accurately.

Lean Organisation Management Techniques

This qualification will develop your understanding of lean organisation techniques and the skills required to work effectively in a team in the business sector. This qualification covers the skills and knowledge needed to use lean organisation and business improvement

Level 2 Synoptic Assessment Preparate Revision Resource

This unit will allow you to understand the finance function within an organisation, use personal skills development in finance, produce work effectively and understand corporate social responsibility and ethics.

Level 3 Synoptic Assessment Preparate Revision Resource

This additional revision unit will prepare you for the synoptic assessment and includes revision sections for the key topics in Unit 1, 2 and 3. This unit is built to provide you with an indication as to which areas need to be further revised and will help to identify your strengths and weaknesses.

Management Accounting

This unit will provide you with an understanding of the purpose and use of management accounting within an organisation, applying techniques required for dealing with costs, apportioning costs according to organisational requirements, analysing and reviewing deviations from budget and reporting these to management, and applying management accounting techniques to support decision making.

Manual Handling Safety at Work

This section covers the injuries and ill health associated with incorrect manual handling, the employers’ and employees’ duties and the consequences for non-compliance with health and safety requirements at work.

Mental Capacity Act

This first section covers how the Mental Capacity Act (2005) empowers people to make decisions for themselves and protects people who lack capacity, as well as why effective communication is important when working with a person who may lack capacity, amongst other topics.

Mental Health Awareness

This course is ideal for learners who wish to gain a basic knowledge of mental health and the effects it can have on both individuals and society. Anyone who currently works in health and social care settings would benefit from this course, as well as those who would like to raise their awareness of mental health for personal reasons.

Mental Health Awareness

Section 1: What is meant by mental health Section 2: The social and personal effects of mental ill health Section 3: The responses to mental health issues Section 4: Cultural diversity in relation to mental health issues.

Nutrition, Health and Food Awareness

Learners can study this course to gain crucial nutrition, health and food awareness knowledge, including the best methods of preventing cross-contamination, how to safely operate within a food preparation environment and the principles of healthy eating. By completing this nutrition training, UK and international learners will also discover how to identify the characteristics of stress and anxiety and how to manage them.

Nutrition, Health and Food Awareness in a Health and Social Care Setting

This course will provide learners with crucial nutrition, health and food awareness knowledge, including the best methods of preventing cross-contamination, how to safely operate within a food preparation environment in a health and social care setting, and the principles of healthy eating.

Nutrition, Health and Food Awareness in the Hospitality Sector

This course will provide learners with crucial nutrition, health and food awareness knowledge, including the best methods of preventing cross-contamination, how to safely operate within a food preparation environment within the hospitality sector, and the principles of healthy eating.

Nutrition, Health and Food Awareness within Leisure and Tourism

This course will provide learners with crucial nutrition, health and food awareness knowledge, including the best methods of preventing cross-contamination, how to safely operate within a food preparation environment within the leisure and tourism sector, and the principles of healthy eating.

Organising and Delegating

This section will develop your awareness of how to organise people to achieve objectives, as well as how to identify the appropriate person for an activity in the workplace.

Performance Management

In this section, you will learn about formal and informal performance assessment in the workplace and the line manager’s role in performance management.

Personal Money Management

This section helps you to change your attitude towards money and learn how to make savings in order to manage your money better and see it go further. Explore credit, the many different types and the cost of borrowing (including the dangers of the consequences following missed payments.)

Planning and Allocating Work

In this section, you will learn about setting SMART objectives for your team to achieve its targets, action planning and how to monitor a planned activity.

Prepare to Deliver Excellent Customer Service

In this section, you will begin to identify products and services provided by the organisation in which they work – the policies and procedures for customer service and the potential consequences of offering poor customer service.

PREVENT for Professionals

In this section your learners will learn about the aim of Prevent, then move on to look at child protection legislation, categories and signs of abuse, and child sexual exploitation.

PREVENT for Students

Within this section your learners will learn about British Values, including liberty, freedom and rights and how these are protected by law. They will learn about extreme beliefs and the importance of diversity and respect for different cultures.

Principles of Business Administration

This qualification is ideal for anyone with an interest in the responsibilities and tasks involved in a business administration role. By exploring the principles of supporting events, project management and changes within a business environment, you will develop a competitive and impressive knowledge about this sector which can help you start a new career or progress within a current role what you will learn

Principles of Customer Service

The benefits of this course include: Learn from your own home, in your own time Work saves automatically to ensure it's never lost Access to award-winning learning and assessment materials

Principles of Customer Service

This qualification allows your learners to develop their knowledge of the key principles of customer service, including communication techniques, different approaches for resolving problems, different organisational structures and the current sales and consumer-related legislation.

Principles of Dementia Care

This course is suitable for those working in the care profession, or anyone looking into a career in this field of work. This qualification is also suitable for home carers or anyone who has an interest in learning more about dementia.

Principles of Internet Safety

Internet safety courses highlight to potential employers that you are a confident and competent user of both computers and the internet, which is crucial for many job roles. This course aims to increase awareness of e-safety and improve knowledge of the dangers online when using the internet. This course is designed to highlight particular areas of concern for internet users, such as sharing personal information online and the possibility of being groomed online.

Principles of Leadership and Management

This qualification is designed to provide you with thorough knowledge of the key methods used to organise, manage, and motivate work teams. You will learn key skills relating to inductions, stress management, and discipline within the workplace. This qualification will equip you with the knowledge needed to work as a successful manager or effective leader and is ideal if you want to enter or progress into a role within your career.

Principles of Team Leading

This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to gain further skills to develop their careers and progress in the workplace. It is suitable for anyone who is new to a team leading role, or those who are hoping to become a team leader as they advance their careers

Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings

Infection prevention is crucial to saving lives, so this course is of high importance to any existing or new healthcare employees. The information contained in the course is vital to anyone who wishes to work in the healthcare sector in the future.

Principles of Weight Management

Within this section, you will familiarise yourself with a range of terms relating to ineffective weight management, recognise health risks associated with obesity and emaciation, as well as learning about the warning signs of malnourishment.

Professional Diploma in Accounting

This qualification is ideal for individuals who wish to pursue or progress their career in accountancy or finance. It is particularly suitable for anyone who has already completed the AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting or is already working in finance and would like to further develop their accounting and finance skills. Learners aged 16 and above can complete this qualification.

Reception and Administration Duties

The role of a receptionist is crucial to creating a positive first impression of a business to customers and clients. As they are at the forefront of many businesses, receptionists must maintain a high level of knowledge and professionalism in order to maintain excellent customer service. This course will provide learners with the knowledge needed to provide administrative services, deliver excellent customer service and produce business documentation.

Reception and Administration Duties in a Health and Social Care Setting

The role of a receptionist is crucial to creating a positive first impression of a health and social care setting to customers and clients. As they are at the forefront of many health and social care settings, receptionists must maintain a high level of knowledge and professionalism in order to maintain excellent customer service.

Reception and Administration Duties in the Hospitality Sector

The role of a receptionist is crucial to creating a positive first impression of a business to customers and clients. As they are at the forefront of many organisations within the hospitality sector, receptionists must maintain a high level of knowledge and professionalism in order to maintain excellent customer service.

Reception and Administration Duties within Leisure and Tourism

The role of a receptionist is crucial to creating a positive first impression of a business to customers and clients. As they are at the forefront of many businesses within the leisure and tourism industry, receptionists must maintain a high level of knowledge and professionalism in order to maintain excellent customer service.

Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671:2018(full)

It is now a requirement that all electrical installations designed after 1 January 2019 comply with BS 7671:2018, 18th Edition. The 18th Edition of The IET Wiring Regulations launched on 2 July 2018. Also known as BS 7671:2018, it’s an opportunity for all electricians to be up to date with the latest industry standards.

Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671:2018(update)

It is now a requirement that all electrical installations designed after 1 January 2019 comply with BS 7671:2018, 18th Edition. The 18th Edition of The IET Wiring Regulations launched on 2 July 2018. Also known as BS 7671:2018, it’s an opportunity for all electricians to be up to date with the latest industry standards.

Rights and Responsibilities

This section covers the rights and responsibilities of both an employee and an employer in the workplace. You will also learn about general employment law and the Employment Rights Act.

Safeguarding Adults

Interested in studying one of our part-time nursing courses? This course aims to give you the knowledge you need to understand the impact of and key issues surrounding the safeguarding of adults and children. This includes how to recognise, respond to and reduce the likelihood of abuse.

Sexual Health Awareness

In this section, you will cover what is meant by 'friendships', 'relationships' and 'intimacy'; why people want close relationships; the different types of sexual health and relationship concerns; and the reasons why people may delay relationships.

Sexual Health Awareness

This qualification is aimed at those who wish to gain an understanding of issues related to relationships and sexual health, and is suitable for learners of all ages.

Spreadsheets for Accounting

This unit will allow you to design and structure appropriate spreadsheets to meet customer needs; use spreadsheet software to record, format and organise data; use relevant tools to manipulate and analyse data; use software tools to verify accuracy and protect data, and use tools and techniques to prepare and report accounting information.

Stress Management

In this section, you will learn about the causes and impact of stress in organisations, symptoms of stress and stress management techniques.

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Within every educational institution, a large part of the workforce is made up of staff who support the teaching and learning of students. The presence and specific expertise of support staff is highly valued by teachers and students alike, both enhancing the learning experience for pupils and reinforcing the work of educators.

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Within every educational institution, a large part of the workforce is made up of staff who support the teaching and learning of students. Support staff enhance the learning experience for pupils, reinforce the work of educators and are highly valued by teachers and students alike.

The Wellness Programme

Are you looking to complete a wellness training course? The Wellness Programme will improve both your knowledge around general health and well-being as well as your employability skills. By completing this programme of learning, you are showing to your employer that you have the willingness and enthusiasm to go the extra mile to ensure you live a positive and healthy life.

Understand the Principles of Exercise and Fitness

Within this section you will learn about the important role exercise plays in maintaining general health and well-being, the types of activities that can improve your health and fitness and why we need to exercise.

Understanding Anxiety

You will look at what happens in a cycle of negative thinking, how an individual's personality and outlook on life can increase or decrease anxiety and the effects of positive thinking.

Understanding Autism

This course is ideal for learners who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of autism and how to support individuals who have the condition. Anyone who aims to progress on to further qualifications and employment within the health and social care sector will benefit from the course, and it is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.

Understanding Autism

This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to develop their understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals to live healthy and fulfilled lives. The course will benefit anyone working, or looking to work, with individuals who have an autistic spectrum condition.

Understanding Depression

In this section, you will understand exactly what psychotic depression is, develop the skills required to identify those suffering from it and begin to explore ways in which to begin dealing with the condition.

Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

This qualification is ideal for anyone who is currently working, or looking to work, in the adult health and social care sector. You should enrol on this course if you wish to learn how to identify safeguarding issues, and uphold excellent standards of care provision for vulnerable adults.

Understanding Eating Disorders

This section covers methods through which individuals with an existing eating disorder can manage and recover including medical interventions, public health resources and further treatment options.

Understanding Equality and Diversity

This course looks at the definitions and concepts associated with equality and diversity and examines prejudice and discrimination alongside exploring the Human Rights Act (1998) and it's legacy. You will look at the processes that are in place to protect and maintain equality and diversity in the workplace and in educational organisations.

Understanding Leadership

This section will develop your understanding of leadership styles, including the different types of leadership, the roles and responsibilities of leaders and the effects of different leadership styles on individual and group behaviour.

Understanding Mental Health

This qualification is ideal for learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental well-being. This could include those who already work in mental health services and want to progress within their career, as well as those who want to develop their knowledge for personal reasons or to start a new career in the sector. This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.

Understanding Nutrition and Health

The qualification is ideal for anyone who wishes to develop their knowledge and skills surrounding diet and health, different forms of nutrition, planning a weight management programme and food safety awareness.

Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events

This qualification is aimed at anyone considering a career in stewarding at spectator events. It is also suitable for anyone already working in the industry who wishes to formalise and further develop their existing experience and skills.

Understanding Stress

In this section, you will understand the definition of ‘stress’, the causes and effects of stress and internal and external demands of stress and how these can be effectively managed.

Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

This course would benefit anyone currently working, or looking to work, in the healthcare sector who wishes to learn more about the different types of diabetes, and demonstrate a willingness to care for people living with the condition.

Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care

This course is ideal for those already employed in the health and social care sector who wish to upskill and develop their knowledge of dementia and dementia care, home carers or individuals looking into a career in the care profession.

Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication

You will look at the legislation that governs the use of medication in social care settings in this section, as well as the different legal classification systems, policies and procedures and agreed ways of working that surround medication.

Work Effectively in Finance

This unit will present an introduction to the Foundation Synoptic Assessment (FYSA). It will provide you with an understanding of the finance function within an organisation, using personal skills development in finance, producing work effectively, and understanding corporate social responsibility (CSR), ethics and sustainability within organisations.