Senior Bookkeeper Certificate (ICB)

Part Time

The ICB Further Education & Training (FETC) Certificate in Bookkeeping has been developed as part of a comprehensive set of key competencies in Accounting that apply to a wide range of different types of accounting positions in a variety of organisations.

On completion, learners will be able to perform all monthly and annual bookkeeping functions; account for asset disposals; do year-end adjustments; analyse financial statements; understand cash flow; complete basic management accounts and have a working knowledge of cost accounting, financial management and business ethics.

Entrance Requirements
  • Grade 11 (Std 9) or equivalent
  • Assessed as competent in learning areas (1-4) of the Certified Junior Bookkeeper qualification
Career Opportunities

On completion, you will be able to gain entry into a wide variety of jobs such as:

  • Senior Bookkeeper
  • Assistant Accountant
  • Junior Accountant
Course Outline


  • Financial Statements
  • Cost and Management Accounting
Accreditation and Certification

Upon successful completion of each of the modules, learners will receive an ICB Results Letter for that subject outlining the unit standards covered and the competencies achieved.

On successful completion of both modules, learners will receive a full transcript of results and the ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Further Education & Training Certificate: Bookkeeping (NQF Level 4, SAQA ID 58376) to be awarded.

Course Factsheet