Advantages of studying with IDEAL

Interest Free Monthly Payments
ALL official ICB Mock exams included (total value £468)
Hard copy training provided
All software provided
Personalised assignment and mock exam feedback
Outstanding pass rates
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Having the status of ‘FELLOW’ within any organisation is a great honour and ICB now allow you to reach that level of Membership with a mix of qualifications and experience (2 years in practice). Ideal Schools have offered tuition in the advanced Level 4 subjects for over 15 years, the only college to do so prior to 2020. Enrolling with IDEAL for these subjects ensures you are best placed for exam and career preparation.

This fully tutor supported course package, the most comprehensive available, covers the qualification requirement for Fellow Membership. With our extensive ongoing career support services, we know we have the tools to guide you to success.

Within this package we have also included additional qualification in Payroll Management to ensure you can offer a wide range of services to your future clients.

Be Career Ready
We leave nothing to chance when it comes to exam preparation. However, we do not stop there. Within our taxation subjects our course examples are backed up with screenshot examples using specialist accounts and tax software (TaxFiler). This ensures you can see realistic business examples. You will also be invited to take part in our live webinars, taking you step by step through the submission processes for self-assessment and corporation tax submissions.

Ideal Schools Will Provide:
  • Interest free payment option – NO credit checks or 3rd party finance
  • Our Price Promise
  • All Study Materials provided in HARD COPY
  • Online access to ALL training materials – study on the go!
  • EXAM PASS GUARANTEE
  • Sage 50 Accounts Pro or Xero software options (Mac users, please contact us for advice)
  • Sage 50 Payroll or BrightPay software (BrightPay is perfect for Mac users)
  • 4 year tutorial support via phone, email & 24/7 support via private Facebook groups
  • 1st Year ICB Student Registration
  • Continuous Self Progress tests & Answers
  • ALL tutor marked assignments included within each individual course option
  • 26 x Official ICB mock exams (Value = £468)
  • LIVE online SAT & CTAX submission demonstration
  • Ongoing career support
  • Many ICB Member benefits (including free Xero Equivalence Certification)


Important Points To Note:
  • To gain the Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Bookkeeping & Accounting you are required to complete three of the four units.
  • Drafting financial statements is the Core subject within this level of study.
  • If you have previously completed the Level 3 SAT qualification, you are exempt from the 2019 Level 4 equivalent. However, this will not count toward the overall Level 4 Diploma award.
Associated Exams: A1, A2, A3, M4, M5, M6, M7, M8, P3, SAT, L4CTAX, L4DFS, L4BI
Exam Structure: 13 X Home Based Examinations
Study Time: Approx 650-700 hours
Exam Pass Gaurantee
Enrol with confidence for guaranteed success!
If you DO NOT pass an exam we'll share responsibility and will pay 50% of one re-sit cost per exam. (T's & C's Apply)
The combined completion of this syllabus will also provide an additional Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Bookkeeping & Accounting Qualification
Exam Pass Gaurantee
We Leave nothing to chance!
We will provide you with EVERY available mock exam to ensure you are EXAM READY. If purchased seperately these would cost £468 for this course option.
Our career support groups and our one-to-one mentoring services ensures you are supported well after your study is completed, helping you to be successful in your new career.

Add Exam Fees To Your Enrolment

Total exam fees for this course option are £1235.00 (8 @ £87, 1 @ £99 and 4 @ £110).

When it comes to paying for your exams you have two options

During online registration, select to switch to the option that incorporates the exam fees.
With this option, your exam fees are either added to your full payment or spread evenly throughout your interest free payment term. Selecting this option protects you against potential fee increases for the duration of your course enrolment period.

Pay as you go
As you complete each section of study you’ll be instructed to book your exams. If you have not pre-paid these you’d simply contact our admin team to pay and we’ll then place your exam order.
The choice is yours!

Monthly Payment Notice: We do not charge interest for monthly payments. To cover costs of additional security measures recently implemented in the banking system, there is a £1.50 charge added to each monthly payments to cover the cost of applying these measures in our systems.
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Course Fee: £2486.00 NOW ONLY £1740.00
You can pay the full price or pay a deposit of £120.00 (0% APR), followed by 25 monthly payments of £66.30
Exam Pass Gaurantee
Enrol with confidence for guaranteed success!
If you DO NOT pass an exam we'll share responsibility and will pay 50% of one re-sit cost per exam. (T's & C's Apply)
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