ICB Financial Accounting – Foundation Level

This programme is the first level in the ICB Financial Accounting Programme. The Junior Bookkeeper can complete all the functions of the Accounts Clerk, Debtors Clerk, Creditors Clerk and Payroll Clerk and is an integral member of the accounts department in any organisation. The programme includes a study of business communication and numeracy, basic bookkeeping to trial balance, basic conditions of employment, SARS registrations and submissions, payroll bookkeeping and computerised accounting.

This study option includes:

ICB Business Literacy

ICB Bookkeeping to Trial Balance

ICB Payroll and Monthly SARS Returns

ICB Computerised Bookkeeping

ICB Annual Registration Fee

Exam Booking Subject 1

Exam Booking Subject 2

Exam Booking Subject 3

Exam Booking Subject 4

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Description

Do you have a firm understanding of numbers, a passion for accounting or the desire to run your own business? If so, managing finances and drawing up official statements could form an essential part of your future. SACOB can help you lay a strong foundation for your auditing career by offering you online the Foundation Level for the ICB Financial Accounting Programme.

With this qualification, you can act as an account, creditor, debtor and payroll clerk, calculating monthly remunerations and returns, as well as reconciling bank and supplier statements. These duties are integral to the successful administration of a business. By developing the skills needed to function in this area, you’ll become an indispensable member of the workforce.

Accreditation

Institute of Certified Bookkeepers as a Quality Assurance Partner of the QCTO.

Qualification

National Certificate: Bookkeeping NQF L3 (SAQA ID: 58375)

Designation

Junior Bookkeeper
Accounts Clerk
Reconciliation Clerk
Payroll Clerk
Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk

Requirements

You have to be at least 16-years old and have passed Grade 10 (Standard 8), or have an equivalent qualification. You don’t need any previous accounting knowledge or experience, as our foundation level courses teach you all the basics.

Duration

9-12 months

Subjects

ICB Business Literacy
ICB Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
ICB Payroll and Monthly SARS Returns
ICB Computerised Bookkeeping

Packages

Home Study Package

SACOB Online Classroom

Blended

Assessment

Portfolio of Evidence, including assignments and tests. 60% to pass

Final ICB Exam

What's next

You are now eligible to further your studies with SACOB and ICB and can enroll in the ICB Financial Accounting - Intermediate Level