Access Award in Business Skills

AAT Level 1
Session 1

Business Organisations and How they Operate

 

LESSON

Understanding the Different Business Sectors
Different Types of Private Sector Business Organisations
How Organisations are Structured
Homework Exercise
Session 2

Applying for and Obtaining a Job

Homework Exercise

 

Exercise

Session 3

Using Numbers in Business

 

LESSON

Addition and Subtraction in Accounting
Apply Fractions to Whole Numbers
Calculate the Ratio or Proportion of Two Numbers
Calculate the Percentage of One Number in Relation to Another Number
Find a Percentage of a Whole Number
Calculate the Average of a Range of Numbers
Using Estimates and Roundings
Homework Exercise
Session 4

Developing Skills for the Workplace

 

LESSON

Health and Safety in the Workplace
Polite Communications with Colleagues and Customers
Confidentiality and Data Security
Ethical Behaviour
Session 5

Time Management and Communications Skills

 
Progress Test

 

LESSON

Work Schedule
Types of Business Documents
Producing Routine Business Documents
Homework Activity
Session 6

Principles of Sales and Purchases and Understanding Business Documentation

 

​LESSON

Income and Expenditure
Sales and Purchases of Goods for Cash and on Credit
Profit and Loss
Business Documentation
Calculating VAT
VAT and Discounts
Session 7

Checking Business Documentation and Recording Receipts and Payments

 

LESSON

Bank Paying In Slips
End of Course Assessment
Session 8

Exam Revision and Practice Assessment 

Mock Assessment

 

Students will complete AAT and Kaplan Mock Assessments