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The ICB Platinum Package


WE HAVE YOU COVERED: in October 2019 ICB will launch a revised Level 4 Diploma structure that will see the FRS105 & Drafting Financial Statements subjects updated to include the latest accounting standards and taxation legislation. Within this course package, you'll be covered for these changes and will receive the LATEST courses available as you reach each element of study.

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 are the only college with the accredited courses to take you to this level.

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 qualifications in Payroll Management, Costing & Budgeting and Management Accounting to ensure you can offer a wide range of services to your future clients.

Call us today for your FREE career consultation to ensure this package is the right fit for your ambitions.

Why select IDEAL as your training provider? Our Trust Pilot score and reviews should give you all the confidence you need.

Ideal Schools will provide:
Interest free payment option - NO credit checks or 3rd party finance
All Study Materials provided
 in presentation folders 
Sage 50 Accounts Essentials (Mac users, please contact us for possible alternative software options)
Sage 50 Payroll 
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 
25 x Official ICB mock exams (Value = £250)
LIVE online SAT & FRS105 submission demonstrations
Ongoing career support
Many ICB Member benefits (including free Xero Equivalence Certification)

What your course will cover, please click on each item for a detailed course description:

Core Bookkeeping & Accounting Subjects:
Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping & Accounts

Fellow Membership subjects:
Level 3 Diploma in Self Assessment Taxation
Level 4 Certificate - FRS105
Level 4 Certificate - Drafting Financial Statements

Additional CPD units:
Level 3 Diploma in Payroll Management
Level 3 Diploma in Costing & Budgeting
Level 4 Certificate - Management Accounting

The combined completion of the above will also provide an additional Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Bookkeeping & Accounting qualification

Associated Exams:       A1, A2, A3, M4, M5, M6, M7, M8, P3, L3CB, SAT, L4FR105, L4DFS, L4MA
Exam Structure:           13 x home based examinations, 1 x centre based exam (M8)
Study Time:                 Approx 650-700 hours

Exam fees: Exam fees for this course option are £805.00 and include our ‘college discount’.When it comes to paying for your exams you have two options:

  1. Enrol on your course paying the full fee or deposit payment and during registration you can select to add the cost of your exams. This ensures you have no ongoing costs and guards against future exam fee increases. If paying via instalments, your exam fees will be spread throughout your interest free payment term.
  2. 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!!

Commitment & Promise:
We do not shy from the fact that this course of study requires great commitment from you. We’ll match your commitment and promise to guide and support you every step of the way. Communication is key in this method of learning and we place a heavy emphasis on this with telephone & email support (Facebook, twitter & Live Chat are also available). Few colleges offer telephone tutorial support. Fewer still provide you with a direct line to tutors without a ‘call back’ system. You’ll have direct telephone contact with our award winning tutorial team and ongoing support from our award winning Facebook groups, long after your study is completed.

Following the launch of this ICB course package; the most comprehensive available anywhere, we have added an additional years course registration, allowing as much as 4 years for completion (easily achievable within 18-24 months). We've also extended the payment terms to allow you to spread the cost over 18 months. Better still.....we don't charge interest!!

Software Supplied – Sage 50 Accounts Essentials & Sage 50 Payroll
Ideal Schools have a policy of only supplying software that can continue to be used when study is completed; it will not stop operating. Each software package you receive is provided with 1 year Sage technical support but we'll provide all the study support you need for exam and career prep. After study, if you feel you'd benefit from ongoing Sage support and/or software updates, you can take advantage our Sage Business Partner status and receive significant discount on ongoing costs.

Software Benefits:
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.
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.
As a Sage Business Partner we receive significant discounts on on-going support and upgrade costs. As a student of IDEAL, 100% of this discount will be passed on to you.
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.


Course Details

Course Number: ICB60     Save 40%
Course Fee: £2920.00 NOW ONLY £1750.00
You can pay the full price or pay a deposit of £136.00 (0% APR), followed by 24 monthly payments of £67.25
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Course Details
Course Number: ICB60     Save 40%
Course Fee: £2920.00 NOW ONLY £1750.00
You can pay the full price or pay a deposit of £136.00 (0% APR), followed by 24 monthly payments of £67.25
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