General Course FAQ's

General Questions as per ICB web

How long does an ICB course last?
ICB programmes are made up of a number of qualifications (levels). Each programme can range from six (6) months to three (3) years, depending on which cours...
Wed, Jan 19, 2022 at 10:57 AM
How many exams are there per subject?
Each subject requires a Portfolio of Evidence, which consists of two types of assessments: Assignments and Tests These are standardised assignments and tes...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:29 AM
I did an ICB course long time ago, can I continue?
Yes, there is currently no time limit on ICB courses.  Even if you passed just one subject, a while back, you can just start from where you left off. Or ev...
Sun, Nov 17, 2019 at 10:40 AM
Can I get past exam papers?
Past papers are not available because if outcomes change, past papers will be outdated – and we need to protect the credibility of the papers.  Your cou...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:26 AM
What are the entry requirements?
Good news! You do not need a Matric! The minimum requirement to start our National Certificate in Bookkeeping is 16 years of age and a Grade 10 (Std 8). ...
Mon, Feb 10, 2020 at 7:31 AM
How many subjects may you do at a time?
The ICB’s unique phased learning model applies to ALL our 30 subjects. It’s been designed to empower you to learn concepts and grasp skills that will stay w...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:31 AM
Can I transfer from one college to another?
You can transfer from one college to another provided that your current college signs a transfer form allowing the ICB to transfer you to the new college.  ...
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 at 1:22 PM
July Irregularities
By now you would have received communications that there are irregularities noted in your July exam. The procedure now is to write a formal appeal lette...
Fri, Aug 18, 2023 at 5:05 PM