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Accountancy Level 2


Accountancy Level 2 Course Certificate of achievement in Accountancy Level 2. Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 40 CPD points available with no extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials. Endorsed Certificate of Achievement. Accountancy Course If you have a knack for numbers and thrive on every challenge that comes your way, we’ll take care of the rest! This exclusive Level 3 Accountancy Certificate in introduces all key aspects of this fascinating subject. Even if the business in question is a non-profit organization, consistent accountancy and financial management are mandatory. Explore profit and loss accounts, balance sheet preparation, cash flow statements, operating capital, budgeting and so much more besides. Just as quality accountancy can directly contribute to stronger financial performance, substandard accountancy can cause even the largest organisations to fail. Take the first important steps towards the career you know you’re capable of, with this inspiring Level 2 Accountancy Course! This foundation-level Accountancy course is designed to lay the groundwork upon which to begin building a rewarding career in accountancy. Whether looking to continue studying at a more advanced level, pursue an entry-level accountancy position or further an existing career, this fully-endorsed course could make all the difference. With the commitment of your own personally-assigned tutor and the STS Courses support team, the accountancy career of your dreams could be right at your fingertips!

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Accountancy Level 2 Course


When studying for a Level 2 Certificate in Accountancy with STS Courses, every candidate enjoys the following benefits:

  1. Provision of all essential course materials and lecture notes, along with case studies, practical exercises and key supporting documentation.
  2. 24/7 access to our exclusive digital learning platform and convenient online assessments at the end of each unit.
  3. The dedicated support of an experienced, qualified and professional tutor for ongoing assistance while completing your course.
  4. Complete access to recommend reference books, study aids and more via our extensive e-library.
  5. The opportunity to earn a fully-endorsed certificate from a respected and recognised awarding organization.

Accountancy – Learning Objectives

This exclusive Accountancy Course has been designed for ambitious candidates looking to lay a strong foundation for further studies or to begin working towards a career in accountancy. Suitable for newcomers and existing members of the workforce alike, business owners and entrepreneurs could also benefit from professional-quality accountancy skills. By studying the key duties and responsibilities of working accountants, candidates are primed and readied to begin writing their own success stories.

Over the course of four insightful modules, learners are gradually introduced to the mechanics of corporate accountancy, along with an exploration of the importance and potential value of proactive financial management. A series of key financial reports are investigated in-depth, along with a variety of financial analysis tools and the different types of accountancy. Business budgeting is also introduced and explored from a contemporary corporate perspective.

Key skills, talents and knowledge picked up along the way include:

  • Detailed knowledge of the contemporary accountancy profession
  • Understanding of key accountancy concepts and standards
  • Familiarity with basic accountancy journals and documents
  • The confidence to pursue a career in accountancy

Accountancy – Course Outline

This introductory Level 2Accountancy Certificate is delivered over the course of four insightful modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

Unit 1 – An Introduction to Accounting

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting
  • Objectives of Accounting
  • Scope of Accounting
  • Functions of Accounting
  • Advantages of Accounting
  • Limitations of Accounting
  • Evolution of Modern Accounting
  • Branches of Accounting
  • Modern View of Accounting
  • Accounting Cycle
  • Plus more

Unit 2 – Accounting: The Key Reports

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • The Income Statement
  • Sample Income Statement
  • The Balance Sheet
  • Sample Balance Sheet
  • The Cash Flow Statement
  • Statement of Retained Earnings
  • Keeping Score
  • Single vs. Double Entry Accounting
  • A Review of Financial Terms
  • Understanding Debits and Credits
  • Working with Debits and Credits
  • Plus more

Unit 3 – Financial Analysis: Key Tools

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Financial Management
  • Categories of Financial Management
  • Scope of Financial Management
  • Finance Functions
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Plus more

Unit 4 – Budgeting Basics

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Budget
  • Financial Planning
  • Budgetary Control
  • Installing a Budgetary Control System
  • Responsibility for Budgeting
  • Key Factor
  • Sales Work Sheet
  • Fixed and Flexible Budgets
  • Plus more