ICB Member - Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Bookkeeping & Accounts (Course) (ABA8, ABA9): This lively and engaging course is aimed at candidates who have already successfully completed the ICB Level III Certificate in Bookkeeping and Accounts, or have achieved an equivalent qualification with a registered awarding body. It is an ideal training option for those who wish to build on their existing framework of knowledge and advance their career in accounting and bookkeeping to the next level. Accounting and accurate bookkeeping are an essential part of running a successful business, no matter what the nature of that business happens to be. Effective and accurate accounting enables a business to keep track of its financial progress, identify current marketing trends and implement changes where necessary to help maximise a company's profit margins. It is also a legal requirement that every business is obligated to fulfil. Therefore, it is vital that those whose jobs require them to perform and/or assist in accounting and bookkeeping receive the appropriate training, so that they are able to carry out their duties to the appropriate industry standard. Successful completion of both online assessments qualifies students to work as a bookkeeper in either an employed or self-employed capacity. It equips successful candidates with essential theoretical knowledge and an advanced set of practical skills, so that they are able to perform the following specialist tasks in a confident and efficient manner: Produce accurate accounts from an incomplete set of records, Understand the meaning, and application, of advanced partnership accounts within a business context, Prepare and interpret internal management accounts for incorporated bodies.
Additional entry requirements
Institute of Certified Bookkeepers