ICB National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management (Entrepreneurship)

Entrepreneurs are pioneers, innovators, leaders and inventors. They are at the forefront of technological and social movements – in their fields, in their forward thinking, in their desire to push the envelope. They are dreamers and most importantly – doers. Entrepreneurship Courses will focus on teaching you these skills. If this sounds like something that you will do, the ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship) course would be perfect for you. 

ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship) Course Information:

Course: ICB National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management
School: Business School
Programme Type: Partner Programme
Partner Institute: ICB – The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers
Award Type: National Certificate
and a Programme Completion Certificate
Award Issued by: FASSET will issue your National Qualification, and, the ICB will issue you a Programme Completion Certificate.
Accredited by FASSET
SAQA ID 48736
NQF Level Level TBA: Pre-2009 was level 4
Course Duration: 12 months
Entrance Criteria:

Grade 11

If you don’t have Grade 11, then you can start by studying the following programme:

Upon completion of this programme, the ICB will accept you onto the Entrepreneurship Programme course.


NQF level 3 Qualification


Why Should You Study the ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship) Course?

This course is ideal if you would like to work in the following types of jobs or build and run your own company:

  • Business owner
  • Assistant Financial Manager
  • Any Managerial position
  • Small Business Financial Manager


ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship)

In order to complete the National Certificate Small Business Financial Manager, students must complete all of the following Subjects:

  1. Introduction to Business English
  2. Entrepreneurship 1
  3. Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  4. Business Literacy

ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship)

Assessment is based on the submission of a Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) which will comprise of formative activities and evaluations, as well as one summative assessment (final exam). PoE assessment comprises formative/interim assessment of activities (assignments) and evaluations (tests) that count 30% towards the total mark. A Summative Assessment (final exam) contributes to the remaining 70% of your marks. The PoE is basically a file containing all the evidence necessary for a learner to be declared competent against the relevant outcomes.

ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship)

You will be awarded a National Certificate in Small Business Financial Management from FASSETYou will be awarded a Programme Completion Certificate from the ICB. As Skills Academy values education and cares about our students, your completion award will be sent to you via courier so that you receive it as soon as possible and without any delays. Below is an example of what your ICB certificate will look like.

ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship)

ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship)

Skills Academy – ICB Small Business Financial Management FASSET (Entrepreneurship)

Choose Your ICB Study Materials

You get two options of study material to choose from which includes: Standard and PRO.

Standard Material

The Standard Study Material pack has been developed by Skills Academy around the Textbook from the official ICB publishers.

This study pack includes:

  • ICB Textbooks
  • Skills Academy Study and workbook guide
  • Skills Academy Solution guide
  • Assessment guide
  • Exam trial paper

PRO Material

If you need more help with your studies, try the PRO study material pack. It has more study materials to assist you. All the study materials and videos in the PRO option are directly from the Official ICB publishers.

The PRO study materials include:

  • ICB Textbooks
  • ICB study guide
  • Skills Academy assessment guide
  • USB with *videos to boost studying
  • Two trial exam papers on the USB

*The videos on the USB is another way to help you with your studies. Before you write your exam, use the videos to test your knowledge. The video assumes that you have already studied the material.

When Can You Start?

You can start right now! Fill in the form below and a friendly Student Consultant will
contact you to ensure this is the right course for you.


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Last Updated: 25 April 2018


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