City and Guilds Award in Accounting and Book-Keeping (OFQUAL No. 500/4768/1)

The aim of the qualification is to further develop the practices and processes studied at Levels 1 and 2 to enable candidates to record and interpret financial transactions up to and including final accounts.

Candidates will:

  • Prepare final accounts of sole trader, partnerships, companies and not-for-profit organisations from Conventional and incomplete records
  • Prepare year end and other adjustments associated with the above variety of organisations
  • Demonstrate an understanding of accounts through analysis and interpretation

What Careers Can This Lead To?

A range of careers are open to you on completion of these qualifications.

  • Accounting technician
  • Accounts clerk
  • Finance clerk
  • Private practice accountant

The qualifications provide knowledge related to the City & Guilds Level 2 and 3 NVQ in Accounting.

On completion of these qualifications’ candidates may progress into employment or to the following City & Guilds qualifications:

  • City & Guilds Level 1-3 Award in Business Finance
  • City & Guilds Level 1-3 Award in Computerised Accounts
  • Level 3 Award in Accounting and Book-Keeping
  • Accreditation No: 500/4768/1
  • Type: Credit based qualification
  • Credits: 8
  • Guided Learning Hours: 60 – 60
  • Total Qualification Time: 80