Subjects are the particular fields of study that are covered in a course. The subjects below make up this course and will need to be completed in order for you to complete this course.
1. Business Management
Cost and price products and manage working capital. Operate a personal computer.
2. Bookkeeping to Trail Balance
Demonstrate an understanding of the documentation, processing and recording of a business’s financial transactions.
3. Business Literacy
Communicate effectively with the business stakeholders. Show that you know what it means to be a general manager.
How to study this programme
The Institute of Business Management – IBM is your training provider while the ICB (Institute of Certified Bookkeepers) is the examining body. You first have to enroll with the Institute of Business Management – IBM, select an exam date and enter an exam for each module. When you enter for your exam, you receive a digital PoE (Portfolio of Evidence) with all tests and assignments. Your study material will be couriered to you included in the course fee. For the National Certificate Small Business Financial Management you receive 3 learner guides and 3 PoE’s and you enter and write 3 exams.
This PoE includes 3 assignments and 2 tests that you complete during your study phase. Each PoE is submitted and assessed together with a final exam.
Once you have passed all subjects in a qualification, the qualification is awarded by the ICB and FASSET.
You will be assigned a learner assistant that will help you throughout the duration of your studies for a study period of up to 1 year. Learner assistants may be contacted by email or telephone.
Read more about the ICB, fees, and assessment information by following this link: ICB information
Assistant or administrator in human resources, office management, legal, administration, public relations, marketing, sales, customer relations. Junior Researcher, Junior Analyst, Sales Assistant
Course Fee Breakdown
The course fee per subject includes textbooks and delivery, and learner support for up to one year. It excludes the exam fee and ICB annual registration fee. The table below shows the course fee breakdown:
|Course Fee 3 subjects
||R 3 360
||R 10 080
|Exam Fee 3 subjects
||R 2 025
|ICB Annual Registration Fee
||R 12 485