Acquire high level bookkeeping and business knowledge from the convenience of your home.
A solid understanding of your company`s finances is one of the key factors that will impact it’s potential for success. But hiring accountants can be expensive for growing businesses.
That`s why this course offers you an opportunity to learn how to plan, set up, promote and run a company, and gain knowledge about all aspects of bookkeeping.
Starting with manual single-entry bookkeeping, and working up to fully computerised accounts for a limited company, the course aims to provide a depth of knowledge in step-by-step fashion, so that you develop a solid foundation in bookkeeping theory and practice. ·
~ Study a flexible course that is accredited by the ICB (The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers), the world`s largest bookkeeping institute. ·
~ Gain recognised qualifications and skills, allowing you to work for different kinds of organisations or as an independent bookkeeper. ·
A successful pass on this qualification will allow you to gain full ICB member status and use the designated letters MICB after your name. ·
This combined course also includes:
- FREE ICB 1-year student membership fee worth £52.00
- FREE Sage 50 Accounts software
- £25.00 cashback
- Receive £25.00 cashback as a congratulations from us for successfully completing each course and ICB examination in full.
ICB LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE IN BOOKKEEPING
Unit 1: Underpinning Knowledge
Unit 2: Business Documents
Unit 3: Ledger accounts and the division of the ledger
Unit 4: Books of prime entry
Unit 5: Accounting for VAT
Unit 6: Making and receiving payments
Unit 7: Trial Balance Unit 8: Use a computerised accounts package
ICB LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATE IN BOOKKEEPING AND ACCOUNTS
Unit 1: Underpinning knowledge
Unit 2: Reconciliation of accounts and correction of errors
Unit 3: VAT Returns
Unit 4: Calculate and post adjustments to the ledgers
Unit 5: Final accounts of non-incorporated businesses
ICB LEVEL 4 CERTIFICATE IN ADVANCED BOOKKEEPING AND ACCOUNTS
Unit 1: Limited Company Accounts
Unit 2: Limited Liability Partnerships
Unit 3: Incomplete Records
Unit 4: Advanced Partnership Accounts
Unit 5: Interpretation of financial statements
STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS LEVEL 3
Unit 1: Preparing to Start Your Business
Unit 2: Defining Your Business
Unit 3: Marketing
Unit 4: Customers
Unit 5: Finance Unit 6: Your Business Plan
You will be assessed through regular written assignments, which are submitted to and marked by your tutor. You do not need to appear for an external examination.
The following assessments must be completed to gain the formal ICB qualifications: ·
Level 2 Certificate: Three online tests ·
Level 3 Certificate: Three online tests and a centre-based examination ·
Level 4 Certificate - Online test and a centre-based examination
The online tests can be taken from home or work, wherever you have access to a secure Internet connection, so an assessment is quick and easy. For the centre-based tests, we can assist you to find an approved ICB examination centre in your area.
You may start at any time and have 18 months to complete your studies. We estimate this course to take around 340 hours to complete. This is sufficient time and offers you flexibility to work at your own pace, without the pressure of deadlines.
The course is designed for study by online learning from home or work. Students will receive all course materials.
With this course you have two options:
1) The course can be undertaken for personal development without evaluation and we can provide you with a completion certificate.
2) You can opt to take the examinations online from home.
On successful completion of the examinations, you will gain three bookkeeping qualifications: ·
the ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping ·
the ICB Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping and Accounts ·
and the ICB Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Bookkeeping and Accounts.
Passing these qualifications will enable you to gain Full membership status with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers and use the letters MICB after your name, proving your qualifications to potential employers and clients.