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ICB Office Administration – Distance Learning

Office Admin Short Courses

Are you thinking about Office Admin and searching for short courses? Short courses cover an extremely large range of subjects, and can usually be finished within 3 months to a year. Here is a list of Office Admin short courses that you can study:

  • Business and Office Administration 1
  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  • Business Literacy
  • Marketing Management and Public Relations
  • Business Law and Administrative Practice
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Business and Office Administration 2
  • Human Resources Management and Labour Relations
  • Economics
  • Business and Office Administration 3
  • Financial Statements
  • Management

You can do any ICB single subject as a short course. And then get credit for the subjects you have actually passed when you wish to complete a complete credentials later on.

 

The ICB Office Administration Programme Structure

Here is a list showing you now the single subject short courses suit the full qualifications and into the total learning programme for ICB Office Admin:

 

Foundation Level

Registered certification

Certificate: Office Administration

 

NQF Level

NQF L5 – SAQA ID 23618, total credits: 120

 

Subjects

  1. Business and Office Administration 1 (BOA1).
  2. Bookkeeping to Trial Balance (BKTB).
  3. Business Literacy (BUSL).
  4. Marketing Management and Public Relations (MMPR).
  5. Business Law and Administrative Practice (BLAP).
  6. Cost and Management Accounting (CMGT).

 

Intermediate Level.

Registered credentials.

Higher Certificate: Office Administration.

 

NQF Level.

NQF L5 – SAQA ID 23619, overall cumulative credits: 240.

 

Subjects.

  1. Business and Office Administration 2 (BOA2).
  2. Human Resources Management and Labour Relations (HRLR).
  3. Economics (ECON).

 

Advanced Level.

Diploma.

Office Administration.

 

NQF Level

NQF L6 – SAQA ID 35958, overall cumulative credits: 360.

 

Subjects.

  1. Business and Office Administration 3 (BOA3).
  2. Financial Statements (FNST).
  3. Management (MGMT).

 

ICB Office Admin Programme.

Be an essential all-rounder.

This programme is ideal for those of you who want to find out a little bookkeeping, and a great deal of all-round office understanding. By learning more about all the components that add to a smooth-running office, you’ll have the ability to assist in almost any department.

 

Increase your knowledge and your obligations.

As you work your way through this programmes 12 subjects, you’ll go up from the Foundation Level through the Intermediate and eventually to the Advanced Level– and achieve their associated NQF qualifications.

This program is an excellent option if you want to assist any business run in an arranged way. The understanding you gain in each succeeding qualification builds on the last, enabling you to handle the key functions and increased responsibility in your workplace.

 

The entrance requirements for ICB office Admin courses.

You can enter the ICB office Admin programs if you have actually passed Grade 12.

The ICB likewise identify other training you have actually done, your work experience and your age, as elements to think about when you make an application for entry.

You have to have the ability to understand the study material, which is in English. The ICB courses start at a very standard level, so as to make them available to students from various educational backgrounds.

Often trainees who left school, can do the ICB courses when they have gained some work experience. The majority of the ICB home study trainees are working grownups, who have actually lost out on the opportunity to end up school, and go on to school based education.

 

Office Admin Short Courses Details.

 

ICB Business and Office Administration 1.

Description.

This course forms part of the in the ICB Office Admin Programme. It covers different functions of the secretary and receptionist consisting of telephone, mail, correspondence, records and security proficiencies. The Administrator is main to the effective performance of any office. This role can in some cases be specialised depending upon the type of office environment, however in spite of this expertise there are general administrative functions typical to all offices.

 

Accreditation.

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

 

Entrance requirement.

Grade 12 (Std 10) or comparable.

You need to be at least 16 years of age.

No previous accounting knowledge required.

 

Duration.

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Overview.

– The role and function of the secretary.

– Creating evidence and preserving privacy.

– Handling mail.

– The role of the receptionist.

– Record management systems.

– Composed communication for business.

– Security measures in a range of situations.

 

Assessment.

This course is examined by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to finish Activities (tasks) and Examinations (tests) and after that complete a last summative evaluation (exam) composed at an ICB evaluation centre. Please make certain to sign up for your evaluation.

 

Award.

This course is a short course as part of a national certification. On completion of this course and the rest of the courses in this level you will receive a national certificate.

 

ICB Bookkeeping to Trial Balance.

Description.

This course forms the foundation of your accounting knowledge and can be discovered in every ICB Programme, no matter what stream you are studying. It presumes no knowledge of bookkeeping and teaches the student to prepare the books of account from source documents to the subsidiary journals to the basic and subsidiary ledgers, trial balance, and the bank and financial institutions reconciliations.

 

Accreditation.

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

 

Entrance requirement.

Grade 10 (Std 8) or equivalent.

No previous accounting understanding needed.

You need to be at least 16 years of age.

 

Period.

This course can be completed in 3 months.

 

Summary.

– An introduction to business, bookkeeping and accounting.

– Worth Included Tax and source documents.

– Recording money deals.

– Recording credit and sundry transactions.

– Inventory systems.

– Person accounts for debtors and lenders.

– The bank reconciliation procedure.

– Provider and General ledger reconciliations.

 

Evaluation.

This course is examined by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to complete Activities (assignments) and Assessments (tests) then complete a final summative evaluation (examination) written at an ICB assessment centre. Please make certain to sign up for your assessment.

 

Award.

This course is a short course as part of a nationwide certification. Once you have completed this course and the remainder of the level you will get a national certificate.

 

ICB Business Literacy.

Description.

This course forms part of the Foundation Level in every ICB Program, no matter what stream you are studying. It is a special course, because both interaction and mathematics learning outcomes are covered at the same time. Reliable business communication and numeracy is essential for any business specialist. This course concentrates on written and spoken communication in addition to numeracy business tools such as fractions, decimal numbers, percentages, ratios, proportions, formulas, rates of interest and graphs.

 

Accreditation.

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

 

Entrance requirement.

Grade 10 (Std 8) or comparable.

No previous accounting knowledge needed.

You need to be at least 16 years of age.

 

Period.

This course can be completed in 3 months.

 

Summary.

– The essential concepts of reliable business communication.

– Spoken communication.

– Composed interaction.

– Work preparedness.

– Working with numbers: an intro.

– Dealing with fractions and decimal numbers.

– Percentages, ratios, percentages and formulas.

– Using interest rates in business.

– Measure, evaluate and communicate office data.

– Business communication– Putting it all together &.

– Business numeracy– Putting all of it together.

 

Assessment.

This course is evaluated by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to finish Activities (assignments) and Assessments (tests) and after that complete a final summative assessment (test) written at an ICB evaluation centre. Please make sure to register for your evaluation.

 

Award.

This course is a short course as part of a national credentials. As soon as you have completed ths course and the rest of the level you will receive a nationwide certificate.

 

ICB Marketing Management and Public Relations.

Description.

This course forms the Intermediate Level in the ICB Business Management and the ICB Entrepreneurship Programmes in addition to the Foundation Level in the ICB Office Admin Program. It looks at how the marketing and public relations operates work together to build a brand name for a business. While marketing is interested in the marketplace, customers and demand, public relations has an interest in relationships, decreasing dispute and improving cooperation. Great public relations will develop a healthy environment for marketing, which, in turn needs to develop healthy earnings.

 

Accreditation.

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

 

Entrance requirement.

Grade 12 (Std 10) or equivalent.

You should be at least 16 years of age.

No previous accounting knowledge needed.

 

Period.

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Overview.

– Standard concepts in marketing management.

– The internal market environment.

– The external marketing environment.

– Figuring out a marketing technique.

– Understanding ‘Item’ in the marketing mix.

– Comprehending ‘Place’ in the marketing mix.

– Comprehending ‘Rate’ in the marketing mix.

– Understanding ‘Promo’ in the marketing mix.

– The function of public relations and mass interaction.

– Combination– Developing a strategic marketing plan.

 

Assessment.

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are required to complete Activities (projects) and Assessments (tests) then complete a final summative assessment (examination) composed at an ICB evaluation centre. Please make sure to sign up for your evaluation.

 

Award.

This course is a short course as part of a nationwide qualification. When you have actually finished this course and the remainder of the level you will receive a nationwide certificate.

 

Business Law and Administrative Practice

Description

This course forms part of the Foundation Level in the ICB Office Admin Programme. It looks at how the law affects all of us. Even our many fundamental everyday choices have legal ramifications. In business, standard understanding of legalities that underlie the world of commerce is vital. The goal of this course is to make South African law easy to understand and to answer typical concerns about the law in layperson’s terms. It is very important to note that laws are not fixed– they change gradually, and new laws are promulgated from time to time. The subjects covered in this course range from the essentials of the South African legal system, to commercial laws including agreements and lawsuits.

 

Accreditation

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

 

Entrance requirement

Grade 12 (Std 10) or comparable

You should be at least 16 years of age

No previous accounting knowledge needed.

 

Duration

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Outline

– “The Law”

– The law of contract

– Breach of contract

– Treatments for breach of contract

– Termination of agreements

– The law of delict

– Contract of sale

– Credit agreements

– Agreement of lease

– Contract of firm

– Agreement of partnership

– Business entities

– Contract of insurance

– Contract of suretyship

– Negotiable instruments

– Agreement of employment

– Intellectual property and competition law

– Environmental law and revision

 

Evaluation

This course is evaluated by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to complete Activities (projects) and Assessments (tests) then complete a last summative evaluation (examination) written at an ICB assessment centre. Please make certain to sign up for your assessment.

 

Award

This course is a short course as part of a national credentials. Once you have actually finished this course and the remainder of the level you will receive a national certificate.

 

Cost and Management Accounting

Description

This course forms part of the ICB Financial Accounting, ICB Public Sector Accounting and the ICB Office Admin Programmes. It will make it possible for a student to carry out in a manufacturing environment, be able to complete fundamental management accounts, have a working knowledge of cost accounting, breakeven analysis, cost-volume-profit analysis, advanced costing, budgeting and basic costing, financial management and business principles. An understanding of cost and management accounting is important for any accountant, accountant or office manager.

 

Accreditation

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

 

Entrance requirement

Grade 11 (Std 9) or equivalent

You need to be at least 16 years of age.

 

Duration

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Outline

– An introduction to Managerial Accounting

– Controlling inventory and overhead costs

– Accounting for a production enterprise

– Budgeting and basic costing

– Financial management

– Organisational ethics & modification

 

Assessment

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to complete Activities (projects) and Examinations (tests) then finish a last summative assessment (test) composed at an ICB assessment centre. Please make sure to register for your evaluation.

 

Award

This course is a brief course as part of a nationwide certification. As soon as you have completed this course and the remainder of the level you will get a nationwide certificate.

 

Business and Office Administration 2

Description

This course forms part of the ICB Office Admin Program. Your office supervisor is probably the most important person at your company. They keep the location working smartly, allowing everybody else to do their own job. The office supervisor offers that vital bridge in between you and your staff, typically managing Human resource tasks, in addition to accounts and basic office maintenance or maintenance. They might even function as your PA in smaller organisations. So whether it’s basic office upkeep you desire or something more all-encompassing, your office supervisor is essential to a co-ordinated work environment.

 

Accreditation

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

 

Entrance requirement

Certificate: Office Administration NQF L5, which consists of the Foundation Level.

 

Period

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Outline

– Office equipment and ergonomics

– Filing systems and records management

– Reception tasks

– Handling customer queries

– Travel and occasions management

– How to handle yourself in the work environment

– Banking, money control and business information manual

 

Evaluation

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are required to finish Activities (assignments) and Assessments (tests) and then complete a final summative assessment (test) composed at an ICB evaluation centre. Please be sure to register for your evaluation.

 

Award

This course is a short course as part of a national qualification. As soon as you have completed this course and the remainder of the level you will get a national certificate.

 

Human Resources Management and Labour Relations

Description

This course forms part of the Intermediate Level in the ICB Business Management, Entrepreneurship and the ICB Office Admin Programmes. Personnel Management and Labour Relations is an extensive course for those individuals intending to master the Human Resources department of the organisation. South Africa’s labour legislation is amongst the most progressive on the planet, providing for organizations to settle disputes and ensure fairness in the work environment. To this impact, scholars in this field need an extensive understanding of labour legislation, human rights and labour practices in South Africa.

Every organisation wishes to attract, inspire, and keep the most qualified staff members and match them to jobs for which they are best suited. Human resources, training, and labour relations managers and experts offer this connection. In the past, these workers carried out the administrative function of an organisation, such as dealing with employee benefits questions or recruiting, talking to, and employing brand-new staff in accordance with policies established by top management. Today’s personnels employees handle these jobs, however, progressively, they consult with top executives relating to tactical preparation.

They have actually moved from behind-the-scenes personnel work to leading the business in suggesting and changing policies. In an effort to boost spirits and performance, limit job turnover, and help organisations increase efficiency and enhance results, these workers likewise help their companies successfully use worker abilities, provide training and development opportunities to improve those abilities, and increase employees’ complete satisfaction with their tasks and working conditions. Although some jobs in the human resources field need just limited contact with individuals outside the human resources office, handling individuals is a fundamental part of the job.

 

Accreditation

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

 

Entrance requirement

Certificate: Office Administration NQF L5 or a National Certificate: Small company Financial Management NQF L4 (Depending upon which ICB stream you have choosen; Business Management, Entrepreneurship or Office Admin).

 

Duration

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Overview

– An intro to Personnel Management

– Strategising, structuring and preparation

– Recruiting potential employees

– Selection and appointment of an employee

– Placement and the induction or orientation process

– Handling efficiency of workers

– Compensation management

– Health and wellness in an organisation

– Career management

– Human resource development

– Organisational Behaviour (OB).

– Employment relations.

– Structures created by the LRA for collective bargaining and disagreement resolution.

 

Evaluation.

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to finish Activities (assignments) and Examinations (tests) and then finish a final summative evaluation (examination) written at an ICB assessment centre. Please make sure to register for your evaluation.

 

Award.

This course is a brief course as part of a nationwide credentials. Once you have finished this course and the rest of the level you will receive a national certificate.

 

Economics.

Description.

This course forms part of the Intermediate Level in the ICB Office Admin Program. This course is an informative study of how individuals act and organisations run under restraints of resources. It supplies powerful tools to comprehend and evaluate numerous aspects of our lives and assist us to become informed, observant decision-makers. It likewise assists develop methodical ways of thinking and issue solving which can be utilized in our lives as efficient members of the workforce, responsible and experienced citizens, notified consumers, savers, and financiers, and perceptive individuals in the international economy. This course explores the methods which this social science analyses the production, circulation, and consumption of products and services, and aims to describe how economies work and how financial agents interact. Financial analysis is used throughout society, in business, financing and federal government, however also in crime, education, the household, health, law, politics, religious beliefs, social organizations, war, and science.

 

Accreditation.

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

 

Entrance requirement.

Certificate: Office Administration NQF L5, which includes the Foundation Level.

 

Duration.

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Summary.

– The financial issue.

– The production possibility frontier.

– Financial systems.

– Concepts of micro-economics.

– Principles of macro-economics.

– Ideas of international trade and financing.

– Concepts of monetary theory and policy.

– Concepts of public finance.

– Concepts of labour economics.

– Economic growth and development southern African economy.

 

Assessment.

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are required to complete Activities (assignments) and Assessments (tests) then finish a final summative evaluation (exam) composed at an ICB evaluation centre. Please be sure to register for your evaluation.

 

Award.

This course is a brief course as part of a national certification. Once you have completed this course and the remainder of the level you will get a national certificate.

 

Business and Office Administration 3.

Description.

This course forms part of the Advanced level in the ICB Office Admin Programme. Good office managers require three attributes in particular. They need to be well organised, be good communicators and have an especially large dosage of common sense. The function not only needs somebody who has authority and is appreciated, but likewise the flair of persuasion for all those trifling little things that need doing but tend not to get done. In addition, a standard understanding of accounts or budget plans is an advantage as generally the function involves monitoring or authorising expenditure and invoices and keeping fundamental office expenditures as low as possible.

 

Accreditation.

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

 

Entrance requirement.

Higher Certificate: Office Administration, which includes the both the Foundation and Intermediate Level.

 

Period.

This course can be completed in 3 months.

 

Outline.

– Management functions and organisational structure.

– Principle of guidance.

– Forms of ownership.

– Concepts of insurance.

– The Personnel Function.

– Fundamental monetary principles for business.

– The best ways to manage yourself in the workplace.

– Scan the media for relevant details.

– Carry out types analysis.

 

Evaluation.

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are required to complete Activities (projects) and Examinations (tests) then finish a final summative evaluation (examination) composed at an ICB evaluation centre. Please make sure to register for your evaluation.

 

Award.

This course is a short course as part of a national qualification. Once you have finished this course and the remainder of the level you will get a national diploma.

 

Financial Statements.

Description.

This course forms part of the Intermediate Level in the ICB Financial Accounting, ICB Public Sector Accounting, ICB Business Management and the Entrepreneurship Program as well at the Advanced Level in the ICB Office Admin Programme. It includes a study of year-end procedures via trading, profit and loss accounts and the interpretation of fundamental monetary declarations through a series of ratios, calculations and recordings of depreciation, the disposal of depreciable possessions in the journals and basic ledger, divulging the motions of non-current possessions in the notes to the financial declarations. The application of accounting concepts such as that of accrual, matching vigilance, cost and consistency to a set of financial records, preparation of the income statement and balance sheets (with notes) for a sole proprietorship, a collaboration, a Close Corporation and a limited business as well as the preparation of the declaration of cash flow and relevant notes thereto for a limited company.

 

Accreditation.

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

 

Entrance requirement.

Grade 11 (Std 9) or equivalent.

You should be at least 16 years of age.

 

Duration.

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Outline.

– Finalisation and analysis of accounts.

– Depreciable assets.

– Financial declarations of the sole trader.

– Partnerships.

– Close corporations.

– Companies.

– Declaration of capital.

 

Evaluation.

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to complete Activities (tasks) and Assessments (tests) and after that finish a last summative assessment (test) composed at an ICB evaluation centre. Please make sure to sign up for your assessment.

 

Award.

This course is a brief course as part of a nationwide qualification. As soon as you have finished this course and the rest of the level you will receive a nationwide certificate or diploma depending upon which stream you have picked.

 

Management

Description

This course forms part of the Advanced Level in the ICB Office Admin Programme. Management is a subject where the think-tank of the business’s elite is house every day to choose the future line of action in any matter that is of issue to the business. The trick of corporate success depends on the optimum utilisation of offered resources. Maintaining harmonious relationships internally amongst numerous departments and externally with various stakeholders such as clients, providers, the government, and worldwide constituents is vital. Business Management involves its futuristic programmes in a very practical way, keeping the foresight focused in exactly what is about to take place in near future. An excellent supervisor needs to have qualities that include being positive, being capable, having endless enthusiasm, having vision and the ability to transform any average personnel into a high achieving group that is respected in the office. This course will reveal you the best ways to accomplish this, and will create a platform which can be used to build strong business and managerial acumen.

 

Accreditation

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

 

Entrance requirement

Higher Certificate: Office Administration, which includes the Foundation and

 

Intermediate Level.

Duration

This course can be finished in 3 months.

 

Summary

– A quick history of early management activities

– Management Functions: Operational Planning, Organising and Delegating

– Management Functions: Handling Modification– Innovation, Culture Diversity and Technology

– Main management functions: Leading

– Main Management works: Inspiring, Interacting and Managing

– The location and function of the middle manager in the organisation

– Principles, Business Social Responsibility and Business Governance

Evaluation

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are needed to complete Activities (assignments) and Evaluations (tests) and then complete a last summative evaluation (examination) written at an ICB evaluation centre. Please be sure to register for your assessment.

 

Award

This course is a brief course as part of a national certification. Once you have actually finished this course and the rest of the level you will get a nationwide diploma.

 

The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers

The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers is a Professional Body that has existed since 1931. In South Africa the functions of professional bodies use to combine both Professional Subscription along with Education and Training. Nevertheless, academic guidelines and laws in the last few years made these bodies divided those functions.

Thus, the historic ICB was split into a Professional Body and an Academic Body in 2015. The instructional body continues under the name Institute of Certified Bookkeepers.

The (new) ICB, that is the body entirely handling Academics, is an identified Quality control Partner of FASSET. FASSET is the Sector Education and Training Authority for Financing, Accounting, Management Consulting and other Financial Solutions).

This suggests that the ICB is authorised by FASSET to recognize training companies. Function as the evaluation (examinations) body for the ICB courses, provided by training suppliers accredited by them.

Presently the QCTO (the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations) is in the process of taking on the responsibility for all SETAs. That suggests that FASSET “falls under” the QCTO. This may have some impact on the information of the accreditation procedure in the near future. Both FASSET and the QCTO are bodies developed in regards to an Act of Parliament.

The ICB, under authority of FASSET (and soon under authority of the QCTO), is accountable for the quality assurance and examinations (assessments) of a variety of qualifications. More about that below, under the heading “ICB Qualifications”.

The Professional Body is called the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers and Accountants (ICBA). The ICBA is recognised by SAQA as a Professional Body and for the registration of 7 professional designations on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF).

Traditionally a trainee would study ICB qualifications, and on the strength of their qualifications, as well as working experience, and sticking to a professional code of conduct, have the ability to get Membership.

The primary objective of the ICBA is to offer professional subscription to Junior and Senior Bookkeepers, in addition to Junior Accountants and Financial Accountants, along with Office Administrators. As an ICB student, you can apply for Student Membership of the ICBA.

 

What are the tasks of an office administrator?

Office administrators can be discovered operating in various types of business and government offices, they coordinate administrative support activities and guarantee that every task is performed effectively, some of the tasks of an office administrator are, however not limited to:

  • Coordinate office activities and operations to secure performance and compliance to company policies
  • Supervise administrative staff and divide responsibilities to make sure performance
  • Handle agendas/travel arrangements/appointments etc. for the upper management
  • Handle call and correspondence (e-mail, letters, packages and so on).
  • Support budgeting and accounting procedures.
  • Create and upgrade records and databases with workers, financial and other data.
  • Track stocks of office supplies and place orders when essential.
  • Submit prompt reports and prepare presentations/proposals as assigned.
  • Assist coworkers whenever needed.

 

ICB Office Admin Courses Distance Learning.

The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers offer a variety of courses. You can begin at a scholastic level listed below Matric, and work your method up to two levels higher than matric (NQF 6 level). You can study all these courses through certified home study institutions, like Skills Academy.

Distance Learning is the most flexible and budget-friendly way to study while getting support from a college. Register with a distance learning college and they will send you the tuition product you need for the subjects you registered for.

As a distance student, you will have access to the college’s helpline and support structures, so you won’t truly be doing it alone.

Your work through the material yourself, at your own speed, wherever you are. At the end of your course, you’ll sit your final test at the ICB examination centre nearby to you.

 

Be more than just Employable.

The ICB’s 5 programs are developed to offer you the most appropriate, practical and useful knowledge and abilities to make you employable and valuable.

When you take a look at the programme in detail, you’ll see that some subjects appear in all of them. These are the courses that offer you the most basics skills, no matter what program you pick.

We upgrade our course structure and material every year to keep everything pertinent. This means you can hit the ground running at deal with exactly what you have actually found out, with knowledge that is totally up date.

 

Level up.

The ICB’s programs are divided into various levels. When you total just a couple of subjects effectively, you’ll be granted an ICB Program Certificate and can go up to the next level. It’s really encouraging to have such achievable objectives! And you can do all of it at your own speed.

 

You can get started today!

 

Register with the ICB.

Distance learning trainees can register online on the ICB’s student website.

Classroom students will be signed up by their colleges.

Registration implies that we will include you with a student number. You only have to sign up, and your trainee number remains the exact same throughout your research studies.

You will need to pay the ICB registration fee when you register with us for the very first time, then each year that you are actively studying an ICB course.

 

Exam Dates and Venues.

Classroom trainees: Most of the colleges hold tests on-site each month, so inspect what your college’s schedule is.

Distance learning trainees can enter the ICB examinations in February, May, July, September and November. Examinations happen at the ICB approved examination centres around southern Africa.

Pay your ICB registration and exams fees as early as possible, so we can send you your PoE ASAP. Your PoE is an incredible tool to assist you study. Do not leave it to the eleventh hour or you’ll actually be disadvantaging yourself!

 

Enter for an ICB exam.

Class trainees will do this through their colleges.

Distance learning trainees will enter on the ICB Trainee Website online.

Select your qualifications initially. Then select he subjects, test dates and locations for your examinations, and submit your examination entry in addition to the needed cost. All trainees will get an email confirming their exam entries.

 

When do I get my Portfolio of Evidence?

Your PoE will arrive 3-4 weeks after the ICB receives your exam entry for a specific topic.

 

How many Portfolios will I get?

You’ll get one PoE per subject per exam. Each PoE is personalized to that specific subject. Distance learning students will get their Portfolios directly.

 

What must I do when I get my PoE?

Check that your individual information on the cover are appropriate. Let you’re your college/the ICB understand As Soon As Possible if anything is wrong.

Go through the whole PoE and fill in details where you are asked to.

 

Exactly what’s inside my PoE?

 

Your ICB Portfolio Administration Guide.

This is your indispensable overview of studying your ICB subject!

Your ICB Administration Guide tells you precisely what to do throughout your ICB studies. It discusses how to complete your PoE, and contains lots of forms you need to finish.

Work through it step by step and follow all the directions in it, and you’ll be on track for success!

 

ICB Tests and tasks.

For every single topic, the ICB sets 3 Tasks and 2 Tests that help you to evaluate your understanding throughout your research studies.

Distance learning students will find ICB Tests and Projects in their PoE when it gets here.

Classroom-based students will get their ICB Assignments in their Portfolios, and their ICB Tests will be given by their lecturers during their research studies.

 

Answer Books.

You’ll likewise discover blank answer books in your PoE for you to write the answers to your ICB Tests and Assignments in.

 

Why is my PoE so essential?

The ICB learning experience is distinct– our scholastic team has created it to give you the very best possible possibility of finding out successfully and passing your topic the first time.

However it’s not practically passing the test. Our method makes sure you get a deep and comprehensive understanding of your course products.

So you do not simply get a qualification– you acquire skills that you can utilize in your task from day 1.

 

When do I hand in my PoE?

A couple of days prior to your last examination, go through the list in your ICB Portfolio Administration Guide and make sure you have done and included everything. Make a copy of our entire PoE as a backup.

Take your completed PoE to your final exam. You’ll hand it therein.

 

Your Final test.

When you have finished writing your final exam, you must add the examination question and answer documents to your PoE, and hand everything in together.

You can not send the ICB anything else for your PoE after you have handed it in.

 

How is everything marked?

Classroom students: Your ICB Tests are provisionally marked by the college, then moderated by the ICB.

Distance learning trainees: Everything in your PoE will be marked by the ICB.

 

Results.

Results are launched about 7 weeks after your examination. See the ICB exam schedules for results launch dates.

Distance learning students will have the ability to get their results on the Student Portal, and they will also be emailed to you.

 

Register with a professional body.

If you’ve finished a full credentials, you can apply to sign up with a professional body like the ICBA.

What can I do with my ICB Office Admin qualifications?

As well as making you attractive to employers and clients, your ICB qualifications can also lead you to these opportunities.

 

Become a Office Administrator.

Did you understand that once you have actually finished particular ICB office Administrator qualifications– awarded by Fasset– you can utilize your advance knowledge of office Admin and management methods, financial accounting and reporting abilities to be a great Office Supervisor, Public Relations manager or Administrative Supervisor.

The ICB just recently received confirmation from both these international professional bodies that they will grant you credits towards their qualifications, once you hold an ICB certification. This is good news if you want to advance your studies!

On conclusion of the National Diploma Financial Accounting NQF 6 credentials– evaluated by the ICB and awarded by Fasset– you might apply to ACCA and get credits from documents F1 to F6 of the ACCA’s qualification.

If you wish to enhance your profession and become a Management Accounting professional, you may apply to CIMA and get credits to their subjects– depending on which ICB certification you have completed.

 

Study Further with the ICB.

Accredited, reliable and identified qualifications.

All ICB qualifications are signed up on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).

Our Programme are valued by companies, and our graduates are acknowledged locally and worldwide by a number of professional bodies.

ICB qualifications are modular, which indicates you can build on them as your career development. You can likewise certify in another program just by completing a few more subjects.

 

 

Last Updated, 21st April 2017