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Fantastic package discounts now available


We have pulled together all our individual ICB courses to provide the most comprehensive packages available that will arm you with skills and qualifications enabling you to work effectively as a bookkeeper. Whether you are looking for an entry level qualification for basic bookkeeping work, or a fully comprehensive career-Based package, we can help you, and with our extensive support services we are certain that we can help you succeed.

Below you’ll see the savings you can achieve when enrolling on any of our multiple module packages, including INTEREST FREE PAYMENT OPTIONS - NO credit checks or 3rd party financing.

Savings are based on the cost of registering for each individual module separately throughout the term of your study. 

Save 10% on ALL fees if you add exam costs during online course registration.

Are you a Mac user? If yes, we have a Xero, cloud based study option. Call our advisors or email brian@idealschools.co.uk and we'll provide full details.

If you have any questions please contact one of our team for a no obligation chat:

 

Associate Membership (AICB):
Inludes all available ICB Mock exams - Value = £90
ICB219 (Sage 50 Accounts) - £465 or £95 deposit + 8 monthly payments of £46.25

What’s included?
  • ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping (manual)
  • ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping (computerised) - Sage & Xero options available (or both if preferred)
Are you a Mac User? We have a Xero training option. CLICK HERE for details

Full Membership (MICB): includes 25% course package saving
Inludes all available ICB Mock exams - Value = £240
ICB319 (Sage 50 Accounts) - Was £1060 Now only £795 or £99 deposit + 12 monthly payments of £58.00

What’s included?
  • ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping (manual & computerised)
  • ICB Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping & Accounting (manual & computerised)
Are you a Mac User? We have a Xero training option. CLICK HERE for details.

Full Membership (MICB) – The ICB Career Path: includes 32% course package saving
Inludes all available ICB Mock exams - Value = £300
ICB50 (Sage 50 Accounts & Sage 50 Payroll) - Was £1800 Now only £1250 or £125 deposit + 18 monthly payments of £62.50 
What’s included?
  • ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • ICB Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping & Accounting
  • ICB Level 3 Diploma in Payroll Management
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Self-Assessment Taxation
Are you a Mac User? We have a Xero training option (bookkeeping only). Call our advisors or email brian@idealschools.co.uk and we'll provide full details.

Fellow Membership (FICB) – The ICB Career Path - TAXATION: includes 37% course package saving
Inludes all available ICB Mock exams - Value = £330
ICB519 (Sage 50 Accounts) - Was £1975 Now only £1345 or £145 deposit + 20 monthly payments of £60.00 
What’s included?
  • ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • ICB Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping & Accounting
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Self-Assessment Taxation
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Financial Statements
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Corporation Tax under FRS105 & FRS102 section 1A
Are you a Mac User? We have a Xero training option (bookkeeping only). Call our advisors or email brian@idealschools.co.uk and we'll provide full details.

Fellow Membership (FICB) – The ICB Platinum Package: includes 48% course package saving
Inludes all available ICB Mock exams - Value = £420

ICB60 (Sage 50 Accounts & Sage 50 Payroll) - Was £2990 Now only £1645 or £145 deposit + 24 monthly payments of £62.50

The only tutor supported study route toward Fellow Membership of ICB

What’s included?
  • ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • ICB Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping & Accounting
  • ICB Level 3 Diploma in Payroll Management
  • ICB Level 3 Diploma in Costing & Budgeting
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Financial Statements
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Corporation Tax under FRS105 & FRS102 section 1A
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Self-Assessment Taxation
  • ICB Level 4 Certificate in Management Accounts
Are you a Mac User? We have a Xero training option (bookkeeping only). Call our advisors or email brian@idealschools.co.uk and we'll provide full details.

WE HAVE YOU COVERED: this course package has been fully updated to include the new Level 4 qualifications launched via ICB in early 2020. 




 

Software Supplied – Sage 50 Accounts & Sage 50 Payroll
Sage 50 Accounts software is provided with a 180 day license, providing ample time for your to complete the Level 2 Computerised element of study, which required 20-25hrs of study. 
Sage 50 Payroll software is provided with a one year support license and the software will not cease to operate. If you use the software after study and require program updates, you can take advantage of the monthly subscription options that Sage have available.

Software Benefits:
1- 
Providing all the functionality you'll need as a bookkeeper, as part of the Sage 50 Accounting suite, your knowledge gained will be easily transferable throughout all Sage 50 products, ensuring compatibility with the majority of working accountants.
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Your software is supplied with Sage Technical support, ensuring you have all the guidance you need at your fingertips.This is on top of the exam and career support provided by IDEAL.
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Minimum System requirements: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7; Intel 2.0 GHz processor; 2 GB DDR3 RAM; 5 GB Hard Drive. (Are you a MAC user? Please call us for advice)

 If you would like added advice on software or any other part of our training we have an experienced team at your disposal. Call us now on 0800 028 1404 or 0141 248 5200.

 

Associated Courses

ICB219 AICB - ICB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping (Sage 50 Accounts)

£465.00

25% PACKAGE SAVING:
This course package includes both manual & computerised elements required to pass your exams to gain Associate Membership of ICB.
Enrol today with a £95 Deposit

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ICB319 MICB - ICB Levels 2 & 3 Certificates in Bookkeeping & Accounts (Sage 50 Accounts)

£795.00

Package Saving = 27%
This full membership package combines the Level 2 & 3 elements of study, the minimum requirement via ICB if your ambition is self-employment as a bookkeeper. Full tutor support is provided and all available (official) exam preparations are provided as standard, as well as extensive tutorial support.
Enrol today with a £99 deposit

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ICB319X MICB - ICB Levels 2 & 3 Certificates in Bookkeeping & Accounts (Using Xero)

£795.00

Package Saving = 27%
This full membership package combines the Level 2 & 3 elements of study, the minimum requirement via ICB if your ambition is self-employment as a bookkeeper. Full tutor support is provided and all available (official) exam preparations are provided as standard, as well as extensive tutorial support.
Enrol today with a £99 deposit

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ICB50 MICB - The ICB Career Path

£1,250.00

32% COURSE PACKAGE DISCOUNT
A package of courses designed to provide you with the essential tools to offer a comprehensive bookkeeping, payroll and self-assessment taxation service to potential clients. Includes industry standard Sage software and an INTEREST FREE PAYMENT OPTION.
Enrol today with £125 Deposit

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ICB60 FICB - The ICB Platinum Package

£1,645.00

PACKAGE SAVING = 48%
The most comprehensive, career focused suite of ICB courses you'll find anywhere. Covering all levels of ICB study you'll be setting yourself apart from the rest and is the only available supported study route to Fellow Membership of ICB. Includes industry standard Sage software and an INTEREST FREE PAYMENT OPTION (no credit checks or 3rd party finance).
Enrol today with a £127 Deposit

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