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Accounting Level 1


Level 1 Certificate in Accounting and Finance Professional studies in Accounting and Finance is of great importance for the candidates who are seeking to develop new skills for accounting management. Accounting is the process of recording financial transaction pertaining to a business. Accounting and Finance focus on the day to day flow of money in and out of a company. Finance is a border term management of assets and liabilities and the planning of future growth. Diploma in Professional Accountancy is intended to provide a foundation ( Foundation Diploma in Accountancy) in basic accounting skills that lead to enrolment in an advance accounting and finance course, or it may provide in-depth knowledge that leads directly into the career fields of financial accounting. UKPDA presents an inclusive Certificate course in accounting and finance and provides a detailed introduction to the accounting discipline. The course Accountancy enlightens the role performed by the accountants in modern businesses and how different financial reports can be prepared and analysed to understand the financial situation of a firm.


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What’s included?

This course provides the knowledge that will enable you to:

  • Understand the basic concepts of Accounting and Finance
  • Identify the roles and responsibilities performed by accountants in modern organisations
  • Prepare and analyse different type of financial reports such as balance sheet, profit and loss statement, cash flow statement etc.

Course Syllabus

  1. Introduction to Accounting and Finance
  2. Accountant Roles and Responsibilities in Modern Organisations
  3. Understanding to Financial Reports


Successful completion of this course lead candidate toward the following courses:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Accounting and Finance
  • Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Finance
  • Level 3 Diploma in Forensic Accounting


After studying the course material, Learner will have to attempt the Final Assignment(s).

The Assignment Brief containing the different questions will be available on VLE / Moodle. You will be assessed by UKPDA’s Assessor. A range of assessment methods may be used. When an assessment criterion is met, it will be graded ‘Pass’. If there is further evidence required, it will be graded ‘referred or fail’, and your assessor will give feedback as to how you can meet the criteria. You can resubmit an assignment as many times as you need to.

All written report(s) / Assessment(s) are online and are taken either through or after the course; these are included in the course price.


Upon successfully passing the Course, Learner needs to pay for Certificate of Completion from UKPDA either in PDF format or Hard-copy.

  • CPD Accredited Certificate (PDF format) = £30
  • CPD Accredited Certificate (Hard-copy) = £45 + postage charges: local £9, international £14.