National Diploma in Technical Financial Accounting
Course: National Diploma
Study Period: up to 24 months
NQF Level: 5
SAQA ID: 36213
Course Code: ICB300
Price before bursary:
Price after bursary:
[over 34 months]
You will learn how to operate with management in an accounting environment, become a SAIT-recognised tax practitioner, accounting and taxation, auditing and business law.
This National Diploma is accredited by FASSET SETA and assessed through ICB (Institute of Certified Bookkeepers).
You will also be able to understand the intricate details workings of tax for both individuals and companies.
This programme will provide the skills required to be an Accounting Technician or a Certified Tax Technician.
- Module 1: Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
- Module 2: Payroll and Monthly SARS Returns
- Module 3: Computerised Bookkeeping
- Module 4: Business Literacy
- Module 5: Financial Statements
- Module 6: Cost & Management Accounting
- Module 7: Income Tax Returns
- Module 8: Business Law & Accounting Control
Study period: up to 24 months
Study PLUS Course Material
Study material includes a Textbook, Study & Solutions Guide and for those students who require additional assistance in the form of video learning, a FREE USB DRIVE containing Videos and Solutions Playlists.
ICB Assessment and Award
Using the ICB (Institute of Certified Bookkeepers) programme material, 30% of your final mark is calculated from the activities and evaluations you undertake during your Entrepreneurial distance learning course. Your Portfolio of Evidence (POE) is a folder you will receive once you have registered for your assessment, and it must include all tests and assignments you have completed for each module.
You will be required to do a written exam for each module, which accounts for 70% of your final mark and you will include that in your POE, which must be submitted to an ICB assessor. Assessment Centre are located throughout South Africa, so please visit www.icb.org to find an exam venue closest to you. Upon successful completion of your exam, ICB will certify you with a statement of competence showing the respective unit standards, which you have completed.
Important ICB Exam Information
You will need to register as a Student Member with the ICB, and enrol for the exam before prescribed closing dates with them. Please note ICB registration and assessment fees are not included in your course fees and must be paid directly to ICB. Please go to http://www.icb.org.za/downloads.html for current fees.
Students taking this course do not require any accounting knowledge before starting this qualification.
Students will require a computer with Windows 7, 8 or 10 for this course.
This course is accredited by SABPP, South African Board for People Practices. The SABPP is a SAQA recognized professional body and regulates statutory quality and standards for People Professions.
Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, SAIOSH, SABPP, PMSA, COMENSA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) and is registered with the QCTO as a Private College.
This course is accredited by ICB, a SAQA recognized professional body.
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