A strong entry-point for budding bookkeepers. Our Bookkeeping, Accounts and Payroll bundle teaches the components of bookkeeping in line with the latest syllabus of the ICB. (Institute of Certified Bookkeepers) You’ll learn to produce VAT returns, control the sales and purchase ledgers, and manage the final accounts for non-incorporated businesses. You’ll also learn the theory of payroll and how to calculate payments for gross pay, national insurance, and PAYE. Upon completing the qualification, you can offer bookkeeping and payroll services to a business, including sole traders, partnerships and charities.
Save 25% on your course fees by enrolling on the 3 qualifications that are necessary to attain ICB Member status (with Payroll skills).
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The ICB’s role as a membership body is to provide ongoing support to members to ensure they are knowledgeable and up to date with the latest legislation, mindful of their ethical obligations, and best-placed to provide a trusted and exemplary service to business.
In the bookkeeping industry, The ICB need no introduction, they are the biggest institution of its kind in the world. Effortlessly and professionally maintaining the high standards of bookkeeping as a profession.
It can take up to 360 hours to complete all 3 courses but students usually finish sooner than this.
The course is specially designed for study by distance learning. Throughout the course, there will be self-assessment questions, and tutor marked assignments (TMAs), to enable you to monitor your progress. You will need a computer to use your SageOne software.
You have up to one year per course (three years in total). Most learners finish much sooner than this.
This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for an additional fee, which also extends your tutor support.
For detailed information on individual course assessments, please click on “Course Content” and visit the links to the individual courses in this bundle or click on the relevant links below:
At the end of this course bundle you will receive 3 certificates (one per course). You will also be able to obtain full membership to the ICB and practice as a bookkeeper.
Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
Click the link to view the course content for ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
Click the link to view the course content for ICB Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping and Accounts
Click the link to view the course content for ICB Level 3 Diploma in Payroll Management
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We include 6 months’ access to the full version of SageOne within our course fee. Our cloud-based Sage software runs on any computer with a web browser.
You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.