ICB National Diploma Entrepreneurship: Financial Accounting

Entrepreneurs are the forefront of social movements – in their field. The ICB National Diploma: Financial Accounting course will focus on teaching you these skills.

Course Summary

Award type:
ICB National Diploma
Accredited by:
36 Months
Entrance Requirement:
Matric or Equivalent


Improve your English language skills with Introduction to Business English. This subject will make you more confident in your English speaking and writing abilities. Language is an important skill to have when writing emails and communicating with clients.

Get an introduction to the basic concepts of entrepreneurship and what it takes to run your own business. Learn about the difference between entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial management, and the role of venture creation in society

This subject forms the foundation of your accounting knowledge. It teaches you how to prepare books of account from source documents and ledgers, as well as trial balance and bank and creditors reconciliations.

Effective business communication and numeracy is essential for any business person. This subject also focuses on written and spoken communication, as well as numeracy business tools such as fractions, decimal numbers, percentages, ratios, proportions, equations, interest rates and graphs.

This subject will take you through the legal procedures and how to apply law principles within a business. Learn about the role of an admin assistant and how to keep record of the acts and laws for a business.

Build on the knowledge you learnt in the previous course on this subject. Learn how to create a strategy to launch your business, as well as how to build and manage a team. Also learn about the legal aspects that come with starting a business.

This subject teaches you how the marketing and public relations functions work together to build a company’s brand. While marketing is interested in the market, consumers and demand, public relations is interested in relationships, reducing conflict and improving cooperation.

Financial statements teach you how to understand the principles of drafting financial statements and also how to draft financial statements.

Learn about Human Resource Management and Labour Relations at the same time. Gain the skills needed to make sure that your company has the best people working there and that the workplace is fair and productive.

This subject forms part of the Advanced Level in the ICB Entrepreneurship Programme. It builds on the knowledge gained in Entrepreneurship 1 and Entrepreneurship 2 in your Foundation and Intermediate Level.

Gain the knowledge and skills on how to apply managerial finance and control principles in a commercial environment.

You will get an understanding of the framework of accounting and investment property. This subject will give you the skills to use financial instruments.

With this subject you will explore accounting research. You will be given skills that will enable you to formulate research objectives, analyse and interpret findings as well as draw conclusions and make recommendations.