International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB) Level 4

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International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB) Level 4

Who is this course for?

The IAB Level 4 Certificate in International Accounting Standards and IFRS (RQF) qualification is designed to appeal to the following learners:

  • Those who already hold the IAB Level 3 Bookkeeping and Accounting qualification, or other bookkeeping/accounting equivalent accredited qualifications recognised by the IAB and want to further their studies at an advanced level.
  • Those who already have some experience of bookkeeping and accounting as senior bookkeepers, accounting technicians or in allied roles, but wish to enhance their knowledge and skills so that they can perform some of the more advanced routine and non-routine tasks associated with accounting for limited companies.
  • Those who may wish to continue to a higher level of study in accounting and related subjects by ultimately progressing to chartered level.


What are the entry requirements for the course?

This is a Level 4 qualification as defined within the regulations of the Regulated Qualification Framework. It is recommended that before commencing a course leading to this qualification, the prospective learner will already understand bookkeeping up to and including the Trial Balance and will have completed Levels 1 to 3.


How long is this course?

The programme is part-time, one evening session per week for 10 weeks (6.00pm-8.30pm) with one Saturday for revision.

Level 4 Certificate in International Accounting Standards and IFRS (RQF) – Tuesday 22 February 2022

Course code: 2166IAB401



What will I study on this course?

Please click link below for IAB Specification:


What Qualification will I gain?

On successfully passing Level 4 exams you are eligible to apply to become a Member of the IAB.

For more information on membership please click here.


How is the course assessed?

IAB Level 4: Online knowledge tests and a final in-college exam.


What does this course lead on to?

Qualifications are designed to equip candidates with the necessary knowledge and skills for a particular occupational role. 


How much will it cost?

Level 4 Certificate (full cost): £580.00.


How can I find out more?

For further information please contact 608640, or email:


Extra Info?

Students wishing to re-sit an online unit will be charged £40 per unit. Students are entitled to get their online units reset once before a fee is charged.

When a student wishes to re-sit an exam, a fee of £128 per student is levied.

Entitled to apply for IAB professional Membership.


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