Assistant Accountant Level 3 Apprenticeship

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Assistant Accountant
Code 1177
Qualification Type Apprenticeship
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This apprenticeship aims to give people the skills and knowledge needed to work in finance and accounting related positions. These include accounts assistant, cashier, purchase ledger clerk, sales ledger clerk, trainee accounting technician and assistant accountant.


Accounts preparation

Prepare final accounts for sole traders and partnerships

Costs and revenues

Spreadsheet software

Professional ethics

Indirect tax

How will it be delivered?

In order to successfully complete the programme, participants will be expected to undertake a computer-based assessment for each module of learning.  Most assessment are marked automatically with a provision result available immediately.

Entry requirements

Many apprenticeships do not need formal entry requirements other than you must be working in an appropriate job and a good level of maths and English. Call us for details of the entry requirements of the apprenticeship you're interested in. East Riding College does advertise some apprenticeships with a job attached on behalf of employers. Go to for details.

Your next steps...

Further training following an advanced apprenticeship could be higher education, an NVQ level four or a foundation degree.