AT (SA) Level 5 – Certificate: Accounting

The level 5 qualification is the third level of the AT SA Accounting Qualification and covers higher level accounting tasks, including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance. You’ll also have the opportunity to specialise in areas from tax to auditing and credit control.

This study option includes:

AT (SA) Budgeting

AT (SA) Elective 1

AT (SA) Elective 2

AT (SA) Financial Performance

AT (SA) Financial Statements

AT (SA) Internal Control and Accounting Systems

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Description

The level 5 qualification is the third level of the AT SA Accounting Qualification and covers higher level accounting tasks, including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance. You’ll also have the opportunity to specialise in areas from tax to auditing and credit control.

A perfect progression if you’ve already completed Levels 3 and 4, or you’re at a more advanced stage in your career and want a qualification to give you the confidence and proof that you have the skills to do the job.

Once you’ve achieved this level, you’ll be the proud owner of the AT SA Accounting Qualification. With evidence of one year’s past relevant work experience – attained while you were training maybe – you’ll be able to apply to become a Platinum member of AT SA and use the letters MAT SA after your name.

Accreditation

AT(SA) – Accounting Technicians South Africa, an associate of SAICA

Qualification

Certificate: Accounting NQF Level 5

Designation

Accounting Technician
Finance manager
Tax manager

Requirements

Successful completion of AT SA FET Certificate: Accounting Technician or equivalent studies in Accounting to assessed by AT SA

Duration

6 - 12 months

Subjects

AT SA Financial Statements
AT SA Budgeting
AT SA Financial performance
AT SA Internal control and accounting systems
AT SA Professional ethics in accounting and finance

Select 2 Additional Subjects
AT SA Credit management and control
AT SA Personal tax
AT SA Business tax
AT SA External auditing

Packages

Home Study

The Home Study Package offers:

• Textbooks
• Study guides
• Workbooks - Not for all subjects
• Lecturer Support - via Email, Phone and access to the Student Question & Answer Platform

Online Classroom

The Full Online Classroom Package builds on the Home Study Package and provides you with the digital resources that may be available for your course as well as giving you access to the SACOB Online Classroom. The Online Classroom Package offers:

• Video Kit
• Study maps
• Study plans
• Lecturer/Concept videos
• Quizzes
• Assessment downloads and uploads
• SACOB Student Forum

Face to Face Classes

The Face to Face Classes builds on the Home Study and Online Classroom Package and has additional elements such as

• Face to face classes 3 times per week
• All learning materials (textbooks, study guides, workbooks, question and answer bank) supplied
• Access to the SACOB online classroom throughout your studies
• Small class size with guaranteed individual attention
• Includes all AT(SA) exams (including computer based mock- practice exams and final exams)
• Complete all 5 subjects for the level 3 qualification by end June 2019
• Guaranteed pass – follow our programme, complete all activities, attend all classes, participate in discussions, obtain 80% or more in an exam readiness mock exam and we guarantee you to pass. Additional T’s & C’s apply
• Work readiness programme – ensuring you have the practical hard and soft skills that are required to do the job you are applying for
• Work placement – we will try our very best and will work with our recruitment company to help you find employment and have you placed within your field of studies

Assessment

Computer based assessments
• Exams are available on demand on a date and time that suits you with instant results

What's next

With evidence of one year’s past relevant work experience - you attained while you were training - you’ll be able to apply to become a Platinum member of AT(SA).