Introduction to Accounting and Finance

Level One icon

Course Description

If you are interested in a career in bookkeeping or accountancy, or want to understand your own finances in preparation to starting your own business, this short introductory course is ideal for you. Bookkeeping and accountancy can offer you excellent job prospects - whether working for an employer or yourself. Furthermore, the right professional accountancy qualification could ultimately help you work your way right to the very top of an organisation.


Course runs from 2 Feb 2018 to 4 Feb 2018


College certificate.

Entry Requirements

This introductory course is open to all. However, in order to progress to the Level 1 or Level 2 accredited accountancy courses you will need level 1 English and maths skills.

Method of Assessment

  • You will create and review your own individual learning plan (ILP)

  • Short tasks


AAT Accounting Level 1

Help and Advice

For more information or to enquire about a course please fill in this short form.

To Apply for a Course

Course Application and Support Forms:

To apply for this course you will need to complete the Application form for each course you wish to attend, there is space for up to 3 courses per form.

The Information Form only needs to be completed once each academic year, if you have not completed one for this year, you will need to complete this also.

You can either print the forms once completed, sign and return by post or email the forms direct to the college at

(You will be required to sign the forms when you attend the college)

Download the Course Application and Support Forms:

Hillcroft Student Application Form Hillcroft Student Information Form

Warning: Google Chrome's internal PDF Viewer does not allow you to submit these forms. To turn off the Chrome PDF Viewer, type "about:plugins" into the address bar, find the "Chrome PDF Viewer" and click "Disable.", alternatively, right click and save the files then open with your usual PDF Viewer.