Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI)

Thinking about becoming an accounting Technician? This is the course for you. Accounting Technicians Ireland qualification is your passport to a rewarding career in accountancy or business. Obtain this professional qualification in just two years. Accounting Technicians are qualified to work in many accountancy roles with strong demand for qualified accounting technicians in the workplace.

Duration: 2 Years
Tuition Fee: €800 for year 1 (€200 per module)

Start Date: Year 1 Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th September 2023

Year 1 Foundation Click to Apply Now for a Place in the College

Tues                                   Law & Ethics                           Remote Teaching                                  7.00-8.30pm

Tues                                   Business Management     Remote Teaching                                  8.30-10.00pm

Wed                                   Taxation 1                               Blended                            6.30-8.00pm

Wed                                   Financial Accounting 1      Blended                            8.00-10.00pm

Start Date: Year 2 Monday 25th and Wednesday 27th September 2023

Year 2 Admission Click to Apply now for a place in the college 

€480.00 for current and just graduated Morrisons Island  campus day students Please come to the college to register for this discount

Tuition Fee: €800 for year 2

Mon                   Advanced Taxation 2                                          Blended                            7.00-8.30pm

Mon                   Advanced Financial Accounting 2                 Blended                            8.30-10.00pm

Wed                   Financial Data Management                         Blended                              7.00-8.30pm

Wed                   Management Accounting                                Blended                            8.30-10.00pm

Tuition Fee: €800 per year or €200 per module

Accreditation: Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI)

Entry Requirements: Qualifications

Leaving Certificate- five passes on ordinary level papers at Grade

D or better, or four passes of which at least two are on higher level papers at grade D or better. Passes must be obtained in english and Mathematics. applications will be considered from mature learners (over 21) who do not meet the educational requirements. Learners who have successfully completed Business Management QQI Level 6 may apply for an exemption to the accounting Technician of Ireland.

  1. Progression into 2nd year:

Learners must have passed Taxation I, Financial accounting 1 and at least one other subject before they can commence Year 2.

Click HERE for progressions after finishing second year

Exam Registration

You will be able to register at the end of April when the system opens for  registrations. 

It is the learner’s responsibility to register directly with the Institute. Click Here to Register for Exams   exam fees which are not included in the course fees are payable to the institute. Learners are advised to contact ATI directly for examination costs on 01 649 8100

Learners will receive a Certificate upon successful completion of Year 1. Learners will receive a Diploma in accounting Technician upon successful completion of Year 2 plus 2 years work experience.

Accounting Technicians Ireland Tel: 01 649 8100


Pathway to Success for Accounting Technician students

Students will receive a Certificate upon successful completion of Year 1.

Students will receive a Diploma in Accounting Technician upon successful completion of Year 2 plus 2 years work experience.

Course Delivery

The majority of Practical classes such as Tax and Accounting will be in the classroom which may have to be adjusted at short notice depending on advice from the government.

Students must have basic IT Skills.

Course requirements for Online Learning

  • Access to the use of a laptop/PC/tablet/smart phone
  • Google Chrome is the recommended browser
  • Good internet connection.

Fee Information

Fees apply to all part-time programmes.

A fee waiver of 30% is provided for applicants in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment. Please also check other fee waiver entitlements with Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP), INTREO or your Local Employment Service (LES) office that you may be eligible for.