Accounting Courses

This part time evening course is held on Wednesdays from 6-9pm. As a standalone qualification, or as a first step towards the next level, it will allow you to move up to further study in bookkeeping, accountancy or computerised accounts.

  • About the Course

    You will study:

    • Introduction to bookkeeping
    • Working within bookkeeping
    • Bookkeeping and accounts
    • Spreadsheet software (basic)
  • Entry Requirements
    You should have basic literacy and numeracy skills. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Progression

    When you successfully complete this course, you will be qualified for employment in a junior role in an accounts office. You would normally progress to the Level 2 Bookkeeping (Intermediate) course.

  • Assessment Method

    You will sit a formal computer-based exam on the last session of the course.

How to Apply

You do not need an interview for this course and do not need to complete the application form.

You can either enrol in person at the college during our opening hours, or enrol by telephone with your credit/debit card on 020 8326 2020, Monday to Friday: 10am-12pm or 2pm-4pm. If you are not sure if this course is right for you and you need advice before you enrol, please call our advisers on 020 8326 2020 or email:

Course Info

Courses for Adults 19+

Part Time

Level 1

Location Isleworth

Start Date 15/09/2021

AAT Level 1

West Thames College

One of the top 3 Colleges in London *

* Based on overall performance for students aged 16-18 across all levels in 2018-19

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If you have already applied for a September 2020 course, you would have already been invited to enrolment.

If you haven’t applied to West Thames College, please come into the college from Friday 21st August (16-18 year olds) or from Monday 24th August (for Adults aged 19+).

If you prefer to enrol with us remotely, please phone us on 0208 326 2000