ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (UK)

CFAB-ICAEW training classes in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

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Introduction to CFAB-ICAEW

The ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (ICAEW CFAB) is an internationally recognised certificate that provides essential knowledge in business, finance and accounting.

ICAEW CFAB is open to all – school leavers, graduates and employees working (or wanting to work) in business and finance. ICAEWCFAB provides knowledge and skills that are highly valuable for individuals in any role, in any organisation around the world. You gain a certificate for each module you sit and pass to help demonstrate your achievements.

Benefits of ICAEW – CFAB

• Open to all – no formal academic qualifications required.
• Flexible study options to suit you.
• Can be completed in 12 months or less.
• Increase your credibility with colleagues and clients.
• Exam credit is available on up to five study modules.
• Potential route to the ACA qualification.

Study for ICAEW CFAB

The ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (ICAEW CFAB) has six modules. These can be taken in any order and at any time. Each exam module is examined by computer-based assessment. Each assessment lasts 1.5 hours and has a pass mark of 55%.

The ICAEW CFAB course covers: Law, Business and Finance, Principles of Taxation, Accounting, Assurance and Management Information.

Once you have successfully completed all the ICAEWCFAB modules, you’ll receive a certificate of achievement by ICAEW – a world-leader of the accountancy and finance profession.

Exam modules: what you’ll learn

Business and Finance

  • Business objectives and functions
  • Business and organisational structures
  • The role of finance
  • The role of the accountancy profession
  • Governance, sustainability, corporate responsibility and ethics
  • External environment


  • The impact of civil law on business and professional services
  • Company and insolvency law
  • The impact of criminal law on business and professional services
  • The impact of law in the professional context

Management Information

  • Costing and pricing
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Performance management
  • Management decision making


  • The concept, process and need for assurance
  • Internal controls
  • Gathering evidence on an assurance engagement
  • Professional ethics

Accounting (Compulsory)

  • Maintaining financial records
  • Adjustments to accounting records and financial statements
  • Preparing financial statements

Principles of Taxation

  • Objectives and types of tax
  • Ethics and administration
  • Income tax and national insurance contributions
  • Capital gains tax and corporation tax on chargeable gains
  • Corporation tax
  • VAT

Cost of studying

Registration fee • £165 (+ VAT) – this is a one-off fee payable at the point of registration • £20 one off fee – for students still at university through our University Student Scheme
Computer-based assessments £65 per exam
Learning materials £30 per subject
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Exam Test Centre

CFAB-ICAEW exams are conducted in Dubai & Abu Dhabi through Pearson VU testing center

Study routes

There are various study options to choose from – classroom, distance, online, self-study and blended learning. Choose a study option to suit your preferred learning style and existing commitments.

Student Recommendation

Waqar Naseem

Apex Professional Training Institute is one of the best institute for CFAB. Trainer’s are professionally qualified and fully capable to explain difficult concepts in easy way. After having these certifications the chances of career growth increase exponentially.

Mohammad Saleh

I would highly recommend CFAB training from Apex. There were regular class tests and mock exams to access the progress of individual student. Many students does not have strong back ground. For such students taking training classes from Apex would definitely make difference.

Inam Illahi

I recommend Apex Professional Training Institute because of their professional behavior.  Even the office staff is highly cooperative and helpful. Classes are conducted on time always. Trainers are very supportive.

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