ICSA Foundation Programme

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ICSA Foundation Programme - Complete Course £474.00 (inclusive of VAT) Buy Now

This ICSA Foundation Programme is open entry, with no prior qualifications required, and suitable if you are living or working in the UK or internationally. It is a Level 4 qualification, set at the same academic level as a first year undergraduate degree.

The ICSA Foundation Programme covers the following subjects:

  • 1. Business environment – how businesses are organised and run and how the external environment affects business activities
  • 2. Law – an introduction to corporate and business (commercial) law and the legal framework within which businesses operate
  • 3. Company compliance and administration – introducing legal, ownership and management structures for companies, how companies are incorporated and routine company compliance and governance obligations
  • 4. Finance – the basics of bookkeeping and how to understand the components of financial documentation as well as the principles of financial decision making.

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Our Online Course Includes


  • Video delivered online tuition, spanning the whole syllabus
  • PDF notes for each chapter section
  • Automated question bank of exam standard questions
  • Mock exams
  • Online Tutor Support, as and when required

Student Registration and Examinations

Please note that you must still register as a student, remember to book your exam sittings, and pay any fees, as set out by your professional body.

The International Professional Academy courses are to be used in conjunction with the approved study text from your professional body.


ICSA Foundation programme should take approximately 150 hours of study to complete.