Financial Accounting Programme
Keen to gain skills and knowledge that are useful in any business?
Aiming to be employed in a finance department?
Assisting with the finances of a growing company?
Thinking of opening your own bookkeeping practice one day?
Known to have a good head for numbers?
This is the course for you! It will equip you with knowledge and practical skills in:
• Financial Accounting,
• Income tax,
• Financial management,
• Reporting standards,
• Corporate strategy,
• Management accounting and research.
Become a certified accountant by taking some additional courses through the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
Switch from financial accounting to management accounting through Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
Become a tax practitioner through South African Institute of Tax Practitioners (SAIT) - if you hold the ICB's Accounting Programme NQF Level 5 qualification.
Become a chartered secretary through Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa (CSSA).
Increase your professional profile and network by joining a body like the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers & Accountants (ICBA), Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) or Southern African Institute for Business Accountants (SAIBA).
There are 4 levels in this study programme. You'll complete the ICB Financial Accounting: Foundation Level (and get the National Certificate: Bookkeeping) after successfully passing just 4 subjects. Keep studying and you'll progress through the Intermediate Levels to the final Advanced Level.