ICB National Certificate: Bookkeeping

SAQA ID 58375
Cumulative Credits 120

Course Overview

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the learner with the knowledge, understanding, skills and experience to become a Bookkeeper. This will aid individual development and enhance the employment prospects of the learner, as well as social transformation through the formal acknowledgement of competencies, skills and knowledge. The learner will be able to do supplier reconciliations, bank reconciliations and inventory reconciliations. The learner will also be able to calculate PAYE/UIF/SDL, payroll tax and other deductions. The course also provide the learner with knowledge of EMP201, EMP501, IRP5, IRP6 and IT3a documents as well as VAT Returns

Career Fields: What are the career opportunities available after completing this qualification?

Learners who complete this qualification could pursue a career as a;

  • Junior Bookkeeper
  • Accounts Clerk
  • Reconciliation Clerk,
  • Accounts /Payable/Receivable Clerk

What are the entry requirements for this qualification?

  • Grade 10(Std 8) or equivalent
  • No prior accounting knowledge is needed
  • You must be at least 16 years old

How long does it take for me to complete this qualification?

Full Time: Min. 12Months
Part Time: Min. 12Months
Learnership: 48 hours /module

What is this course’s accreditation status?

The professional body is FASSET and is accredited by ICB (Institute of Certified Bookkeepers)
This qualification is an agent programme**