ICB - National Certificate: Bookkeeping (NC: BKP)

Full-time | SAQA ID: 58375 | NQF Level: 3 | Credits: 120 | Course Type: National Certificate

“Watch your finances like a hawk.” H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Secure your future with an ICB National Certificate Bookkeeping

Are you the type of person who dreams in numbers? Do you get your thrills from keeping people, processes and environments organised and functioning well from A-to-Z and would like to carve out a career in the financial field? If so, then a career in bookkeeping may be worth looking into.

The financial wellbeing of any company is critical to its success. This is exactly why every successful company needs a person with strong bookkeeping skills and qualities managing the company bottom line.

Keeping financial records, finding order within chaos, being able to manage transactions while you deal with suppliers and understand the financial ‘health’ of a company. This would literally be, ‘all in a day’s work’ for a bookkeeper. In this field, expect to keep financial records, provide clerical and administrative support, and deal with budgets on a regular basis.

Join the ranks of savvy financial minds. Add value to the working world with your effective time-management skills, head for administration and money-mindedness. You can, with a National Certificate in Bookkeeping. 

Build your career with a qualification from ICESA

Everybody has a dream about the ideal career that they would like to get into one day. Some may dream of a career in fashion, journalism or even travel and tourism. At ICESA we understand that choosing a career is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make, and we are passionate about providing you with a sound qualification of your dreams at an affordable price. We also know that you would like the time that you spend on campus to be academically rewarding but that you also want to enjoy a rich, full social life. With this in mind we have dynamic, easy to access campuses situated around in some of KZN’s busiest, most vibrant CBD areas for your convenience.

Entrance Requirements

Registering for an ICB National Certificate Bookkeeping is easy! Our staff on the different campuses are friendly, efficient and easy to contact. To find out more, all you need to do is either log onto our website, fill out our online form, call us, or simply pay us a visit. We will be glad to assist you.

  • Grade 10 or equivalent
  • No prior accounting knowledge needed
  • You must be at least 16 years of age 

Expected time on the course

When it comes to time spent on your course, we realise that time is of the essence. At ICESA we would like to equip you with the necessary skills and set you on the path to your dream job as quickly as possible.

  • Our HET and FET courses range between 1 - 3 years.
  • Our provider and short courses range between 30 hour - 5 months on a full-time basis and then a 1 year - 3 year courses on a part time basis.
  • Matric School offers support to learners on all matric subjects, Classes are offered on a full or part-time basis.

This programme duration is one year and tuition is face to face. MLA tuition is scheduled per campus. This programme is offered during the week on a full time or part-time basis.

Course Content and Modules

  • You can now look forward to a full academic year with a variety of exciting subjects to help you develop your skills. This should help you plan your calendar and your study timetable and put you on the road to success.

Study Guides and Course Material

A list of textbooks will be provided by your Management and Leadership Academy academic department.

Careers that would suit you best

Once you have successfully graduated from ICESA, with an ICB National Certificate in Bookkeeping, you can take on some of the following jobs and careers:

  • Payroll Clerk
  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • Auditor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Certified Tax Accountant
  • Inventory Control 

Understanding your qualification

On successful completion of the programme, you will receive an ICB National Certificate in Bookkeeping. 

Take your career to the next level

Please enquire at the nearest MLA campus for the prospectus containing post-certificate studies. 

How much will it cost you?

Full Price (Year 1)
Deposit 1
Deposit 2
3 Months Installments
6 Months Installments
10 Months Installments
Full Price (Year 1)
Deposit 1
Deposit 2
3 Months Installments
6 Months Installments
10 Months Installments

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