Advanced Certificate Courses
Book- keeping and Account
The Level 2 Certificate in Book-keeping and Accounts (IAS), which is based on the International Accounting Standards, further develops candidates understanding of the accounting principles for recording business transactions, as well as their ability to prepare and interpret accounts for different types of businesses. It is suitable for people working or intending to work in a role that involves maintaining financial records and preparing final accounts. Certificate is awarded by EDI and could be used as progression to ACCA. This is a classroom taught course.Public Relations
The Level 2 in Public Relations enables candidates to develop an understanding of the public relations concept, the multi functions of public relations and the fundamental principles applied to it. It is suitable for people who are new to the public relations function and wishing to take the first steps to a recognised qualification. Level 3 advanced Certificate programmes in Public Relations enables candidates to develop a broad understanding of the nature, roles and organisation of public relations and the key areas of media relations and media activities. It is suitable for people working in PR agencies or associated organisations or in the marketing department of an organisation. On successful completion, certificate is awarded by EDI and could be used as progression to CIPR. This is a classroom taught course.Graphic Design
The course extends candidates knowledge of graphic design processes and principles. It is awarded by NCFE.Advertising
The Level 3 Certificate in Advertising enables candidates to develop their knowledge and understanding of advertising as part of the marketing of products, services and organisations. It also provides candidates with the relevant advertising messages within the constraints of law and codes of practice and an awareness of the principles of delivering relevant messages to the selected target audiences. It is suitable for people working or seeking to work in advertising agencies or associated organisations or in the marketing department of an organisation. This is a classroom taught course.Accounting/ Accounting IAS
The Level 3 Certificate in Accounting (IAS) builds upon candidates ability to prepare and interpret accounts for different types of businesses, in accordance with basic accounting conventions and current IAS accounting practice. It also develops candidates ability to apply the key principles in decision making. The qualification is suitable for people who work or intend to work in an advanced accounting role with a high level of autonomy. This qualification is accredited in the UK as EDI Level 3 Certificate in Accounting (IAS) 500/1529/1. It has also been awarded UCAS tariff points for entry into UK Universities; please see the UCAS website for more information. This is a classroom taught course.Financial Accounting/ Financial Accounting IAS
The Level 4 Certificate in Financial Accounting (IAS) builds upon candidates ability to prepare and interpret financial accounting statements in accordance with IAS accounting standards and the accounting framework. It develops candidates understanding of the conceptual aspects of financial accounting and of basic auditing. This qualification is suitable for people who intend to work in a senior accounting role. This is a classroom taught course.