Foundation Level

 

This is the first level in the ICB Financial Accounting Programme and includes a study of business communication and numeracy, basic bookkeeping to trial balance, basic conditions of employment, SARS registrations and submissions.

 

 

Programme

ICB Financial Accounting Programme - Foundation Level

  • This programme is the first level in the ICB Financial Accounting Programme.
  • The Junior Bookkeeper can complete all the functions of the Accounts Clerk, Debtors Clerk, Creditors Clerk and Payroll Clerk and is an integral member of the accounts department in any organisation.

The programme includes a study of business communication and numeracy, basic bookkeeping to trial balance, basic conditions of employment, SARS registrations and submissions, payroll bookkeeping and computerised accounting

What I will be able to do

Monthly bookkeeping to trial balance (manual and computerised); disclose profit and financial position; reconcile suppliers, inventory and bank statements; calculate PAYE/ UIF/SDL; payroll tax and other deductions; EMP201, EMP501, IRP5, IFIF6 and IT3a documents and VAT returns.

Duration

Subjects

9 Months

The programme consists of four courses:

1. Bookkeeping to Trial Balance (BKTB)

2. Payroll and Monthly SARS Returns (PMSR)
3. Computerised Bookkeeping (CPBK)

4. Business Literacy (BUSL)

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Entry requirement

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

What my title can be

Junior Bookkeeper, Accounts Clerk, Reconciliation Clerk, Payroll Clerk, Accounts Payable/ Receivable Clerk.

What my title can be

Certification

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

National Certificate: Bookkeeping

NQF Registered qualification

National Certificate: Bookkeeping

(NQF L3 - SAQA ID: 58375)

Total credits: 120