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  • WHAT MAKES THE ICB DIFFERENT

NO MATRIC? NO PROBLEM!

The minimum requirement to enter for an ICB entry-level course is 16 years of age and a Grade 10 (Std 8) or an equivalent. This means that you can start, even if you do not have a Matric Certificate!!

HUNDREDS OF TRAINING PROVIDERS

Over 500 accredited sites available through which you can study.

ACHIEVE YOUR FIRST QUALIFICATION QUICKLY

You only need to complete four subjects to get to your first qualification.

National Qualifications Framework REGISTERED

Our programmes are Registered on the NQF.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) taken into account.

ICB PROGRAMMES ARE FLEXIBLE

You can study full-time or part-time, in a classroom or via distance learning which allows you to study at your own pace. You can even take a break from studying and continue where you left off at a later stage.

RESULTS DRIVEN

Assessments are done twice per month (excluding January) by qualified registered assessors with results issued within 6 weeks of the assessment date.

Membership of
Professional Bodies

The ICB’s Qualifications meet the academic requirements for membership of recognized professional bodies;

  • ICBA (Institute of Certified Bookkeepers and Accountants),
  • SAIT (South African Institute of Tax Practitioners),
  • SAIBA (South African Institute of Business Accountants)

 

Recognised by
International Bodies

ICB’s qualifications are recognised by international professional bodies for either memberships and/or exemptions;

  • ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants UK)
  • CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants UK)
  • IAB (International Association of Bookkeepers UK) and
  • IAAP (International Association of Accounting Professionals UK)

HOW DO THE PROGRAMMES WORK

Level Up!

The ICB’s qualifications are broken down into subjects, which are entered and examined individually. Each programme is divided into different levels. When you complete just a few subjects successfully you’ll be awarded an ICB Programme Certificate and can move up to the next level. And you can do it all at your own pace. Before you know it, you will advance to our highest accounting qualification.

Which programme is for you?

The ICB’s 5 business studies programmes are designed to give you the most relevant, practical and useful knowledge and skills around. This means that whether you’re undertaking a bookkeeping course, accounting course or business management course, you can be certain that you’ll be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to make you employable and valuable.

When you look at the programmes in detail, you’ll see that some subjects appear in all of them.  These are the courses that give you the most essential skills no matter what programme you choose. We update our course structure and content on the 1st of April each year to keep everything relevant.  This means you can hit the ground running at work with what you’ve learnt, with knowledge that is completely up to date.

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

Bookkeeping Course
If you want to offer indispensable bookkeeping and accounting skills
If you want to work in finance in government or municipalities.
If you have ambitions of managing a business and its finances.
If you are financially-minded and have dreams of starting a business.
For those who want to learn bookkeeping and all-round office knowledge.
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FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

Want to be able to offer indispensable bookkeeping and accounting skills, or become an accountant someday? Then why not study accounting? This ICB Financial Accounting course will equip you with knowledge and practical skills in bookkeeping, financial accounting, income tax financial management, reporting standards, corporate strategy, management accounting and research.

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PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING

If you want to work in finance in government or municipalities, this is the programme to study. It’s been designed to address the lack of skills in the public sector and give students knowledge that will help government run more productively. You’ll learn how to produce high quality financial statements, implement basic internal controls, conduct effective internal auditing, and apply sound accounting and financial principles.

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BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

If you have ambitions of managing a business and its finances. Good business management is vitally important for a company’s commercial success. In this course, you’ll learn about business and financial management best practices, office and legal practice, human resource management, computer literacy, global business strategy and research methods in commerce. Sounds like something you would enjoy? Then the business management course is for you.

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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

If you are financially-minded and have dreams to start, manage or develop a small/medium sized business – or want to help grow an established local company to a global enterprise, the Business Entrepreneurship / Financial Management course is the study stream for you.

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OFFICE ADMINISTRATION

The office administration course is perfect for those of you who want to learn a little bookkeeping and a lot of all-round office knowledge is perfect for those of you who want to learn a little bookkeeping and a lot of all-round office knowledge.By learning about all the elements that contribute to a smooth-running office, you’ll be able to help out in just about any department.

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