ICB Entrepreneurship Courses

See yourself running your own business?


If you have always dreamed of having how own business empire, you need to have the knowledge of how to start, manage and grow your business. Entrepreneurs are risk- takers and not afraid to fail and try again if one project falls through. They are the leaders, innovators and trendsetters of our society. If you are confident with a good eye for a business opportunity, you should enroll for ICB Entrepreneurship courses. By studying entrepreneurship, you won’t only learn how to start a business, but also learn about different aspects involved in operating one.


ICB Entrepreneurship courses are accredited


If you decide to study with us you can be sure that ICB Entrepreneurship courses are accredited. The courses are accredited by the ICB who are a Quality Assurance Partner (QAP) of the Quality Council for Trades and Occupation (QCTO).  ICB entrepreneurship courses

All of our graduates certifications are issued by FASSET. The diplomas or certificates students receive are NQF accredited by SAQA or the South African Qualifications Authority. ICB graduates also have the added benefit of their qualification being recognised by several professional associations in the business industry.

The ICB has done a full inspection on Home Study College’s premises. Inspectors from the ICB check to see if you are offered quality study materials and the necessary support before they will issue you with accreditation. They also check if the academic staff and if college policies are correctly implemented.  This means we have been given the stamp of approval that we are able to offer the ICB courses at the highest level of quality.

Get an overview of ICB Entrepreneurship courses: Entrepreneurship programme and a better sense of who the ICB is by visiting their website: Institute of Certified Bookkeepers

How ICB Entrepreneurship courses are structured


The ICB Entrepreneurship programme is fully accredited and structured into three levels: foundation, intermediate and advanced. The full ICB Entrepreneurship consists out of three separate levels, each with their own qualification.ICB Entrepreneurship Courses

  1. Level 1 – Foundation Level (approximately 1 year to complete)
    1. Name of Qualification: Small Business Financial Management
    2. Award type: National Certificate
    3. NQF Level: 4
  1. Level 2 – Intermediate Level
    1. Name of Qualification: Office Administration
    2. Award type: National Higher Certificate
    3. NQF Level: 5
  1. Level 3 – Advanced Level
    1. Name of Qualification: Financial Accounting
    2. Award type: National Diploma
    3. NQF Level: 6


Level 1: Small Business Financial Management: National Certificate (Foundation Level)


In this course you will be taught how to keep a good record of all financial matters, understand financial information as well as compile reports and statements. In order to get a certificate for this level you need to pass 3 subjects.


Course National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management
Award type National Certificate
NQF level Level 4
Accredited by QCTO
Duration 9 months
Entrance requirements Grade 11 OR an NQF level 3 qualification


Level 2: Office Administration: Higher Certificate (Intermediate Level)


In order for your business to succeed in the global market, you must have a broad knowledge of different fields related to business. These fields would include: marketing, public relations and economics among many. In order to get a Higher Certificate you need to pass 5 subjects.


Course Higher Certificate: Office Administration
Award type National higher certificate
NQF level Level 5
Accredited by QCTO
Duration +15 months
Entrance requirements National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management (must include Entrepreneurship 1 subject)


Level 3: Financial Accounting: National Diploma (Advanced Level)


In this level you should complete 4 subjects in order to get a National Diploma. In this course you will be taught how to draw up financial statements, analyse financial data, budgeting and researching markets.


Course: National Diploma: Financial Accounting
Award type National diploma
NQF level Level 6
Accredited by QCTO
Duration +12 months
Entrance requirements ICB higher Certificate: Office Administration (must include the Entrepreneurship  2 subject).


Valuable and important skills you will be taught


Starting a business takes much effort, hard work and tenacity. Even though you might like what you do, you must not be under the wrong impression that it will be an easy ride. Our country needs more entrepreneurs like you who are not afraid to take risks and succeed. Entrepreneurship, especially in a country with high unemployment, is vital in alleviating social inequalities and poverty..

ICB Entrepreneurship courses will teach you how to incorporate the knowledge you learnt from different fields to make your business a success. The practical and personal skills you will also learn include:

  • Organizing and managing company employees
  • How to market and expand your business
  • Oversee payroll
  • How to deal with suppliers and vendors
  • Dealing with professional service providers


Why you should study ICB entrepreneurship courses with Home Study Group


Entrepreneurs are the big dreamers and doers of our society. For all the new products and services that flood into the market, you can be sure there is an entrepreneur who started off with a simple idea behind it. Entrepreneurs are the leaders and innovators of society. They are people who enjoy being their own boss, the own masters of their fate and are not afraid to take risks in the process. If you are someone like this you should definitely consider studying ICB Entrepreneurship courses with Home Study College.ICB Entrepreneurship Courses

We want people like you with dreams of starting their own businesses to enroll with us. If you know how to spot a good business opportunity and consider yourself a top class negotiator, we will make you an even better one. If you study ICB Entrepreneurship, you will be shown how to start your own business and grow until it become well established in the marketplace.

Home Study College knows you have great potential to make your dreams come true, therefore we will assist you every step of the way. We want all of our students to develop a broad range of skills and knowledge that will equip them to make their businesses a success. You will be taught accounting, business management, human resources management and more.

Our lecturers are always there to help you with any problems you may have with the coursework. We also have implemented study groups in your courses so you won’t feel so isolated in your studies. Online groups will help you understand the work better by interacting with other students as well as your lecturers.

If you were worried that you might not be able to enroll with us,because of past financial troubles, you shouldn’t be worried. Home Study College won’t do a credit check and won’t refuse your application because you were blacklisted in the past. If ever you have financial trouble while studying, we will pause your studies until you have sorted your finances out. We realise you want to make the most of your life and won’t stand in your way of doing so

There is nothing holding you back! Enroll with Home Study College today!

Call us now on: 0800 39 00 27 and one of our friendly consultants will attend to you.

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Last Updated: June 26  2017