This programme is CIMA’s own entry route to the CIMA Professional Qualification. It is highly valued as it provides you with the knowledge and understanding in the basics of management accounting, financial accounting and business. This knowledge is vital in today’s business environment.
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As a CIMA Global Learning Partner, SACOB offers you the CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting, where you can lay a solid foundation for future job opportunities by learning the basics of financial management. Whether you’re fresh out of school or a college graduate, this learning programme offers you an invaluable opportunity to upskill yourself.
If you haven’t studied accounting before, don’t stress – no previous accounting experience is needed when enrolling the CIMA qualification. However, a decent grasp of Mathematics and the English language will help you navigate effectively through the course material.
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting (CIMA Cert BA)
A junior accounts or cost clerk/junior bookkeeper role in an small or medium-sized enterprise. A range of junior or cost accounting administration roles within an accounting department of a larger organisation or financial shared service centre.
Basic Mathematics and English Literacy
BA1 - Fundamentals of Business Economics
BA2 - Fundamentals of Management Accounting
BA3 - Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
BA4 - Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law
The Home Study Package offers:
• Study guides
• Workbooks - Not for all subjects
• Lecturer Support - via Email, Phone and access to the Student Question & Answer Platform
The Full Online Classroom Package builds on the Home Study Package and provides you with the digital resources that may be available for your course as well as giving you access to the SACOB Online Classroom. The Online Classroom Package offers:
• Video Kit
• Study maps
• Study plans
• Lecturer/Concept videos
• Assessment downloads and uploads
• SACOB Student Forum
4 Computer based examinations, 1 per subject. 50% pass mark.
You are now eligible to further your studies with SACOB and CIMA and can enroll in the CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting – Operational Level.