Learn valuable skills and techniques on how to start up a new business, manage working capital and how to financially plan and control. This module will introduce you to the different types of tax; income tax, value added tax, employee tax and provisional tax. Calculate the tax payable as well as how to interpret financial statements.


This course forms part of the Foundation Level in the ICB Entrepreneurship Programme. It will give you a good grounding and understanding of what it takes to run your own business. As this is a new course offered by the ICB, enrolments and a detailed outline will be available in early 2016.


Institute of Certified Bookkeepers as a Quality Assurance Partner of the QCTO


This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are required to complete Activities (assignments) and Evaluations (tests) and then complete a final written summative assessment (exam). Please be sure to verify that you have been registered for your assessment


This course is a short course as part of a national qualification. Once you have completed this course and the remainder of the level you will receive a national certificate.