ACCA Compete 1st Class - ACCA Accounting Training

LSBF gives ACCA students a 1st Class experience.

Our award-winning tutors are committed to delivering more than just excellent theory; they also teach the practical, real-world skills demanded by today’s biggest businesses. In addition, your learning will be supported by comprehensive online resources, a dedicated Careers Service, and the peace of mind offered by our Pass First Time Guarantee™.

That's why we decided to name our premier study package Compete 1st Class™.

This all-around ACCA training will help you distinguish yourself from other accountancy professionals, by providing not just the ACCA qualification, but also the practical skills that employers search for. When you book an ACCA Compete 1st Class™ package, you can study our financial skills certificates for FREE. These will provide you with the vital practical skills needed for a career in accounting and finance.

Free Financial Skills Certificates

  • Apply for 6 papers and get 1 certificate for free**
  • Apply for 9 papers and get 2 certificates for free**
  • Apply for 12 papers and get 3 certificate for free**
  • Apply for 14 papers and get 4 certificate for free**
Sage Line 50
Financial Modelling
Financial Markets Trading and Analysis
Islamic Finance
Financial Risk Management
Careers training and development

Minimum entry requirements

  • Two A Levels and three GCSEs or equivalent in five separate subjects, including English and Mathematics

Foundations in Accountancy Route (FIA)

  • Must be 18 or over
  • Students who successfully complete the Diploma in Accounting and Business via Foundations in Accountancy can transfer to the ACCA Qualification and commence their studies at F4 onwards of the ACCA Qualification
  • Gain exemptions from ACCA papers F1-F3

Graduate entry route

  • Relevant degree holders from ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempt* from up to nine exams within the Knowledge & Skills levels and register directly at the Professional level
  • Holders of recognised business and/or accounting degrees may also qualify for exemptions*

*We advise you to check your starting point with ACCA before you enrol on the course.

Exam dates: 7-11 December 2015

ACCA Courses start dates:
ACCA Full-time Tuition: January 2016*
ACCA Part-time Tuition: 18 January 2015
ACCA Revision: 5 December 2015
ACCA QBD: 25 November - 4 December 2015

Course duration: 6 - 30 months per course/selection of exams
To view the ACCA timetables, please click here.

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*This course is planned to run in January. However, it is subject to student demand. Our ACCA Full-time course is only available for LSBF ACCA continuing students and EU/UK residents. For more information, speak to one of our advisors on: +44 (0) 20 7823 2303.

Important Information, Terms & Conditions

*LSBF Pass 1st  Time Guarantee™ ensures that if you do not successfully pass your paper on the first sitting, you will be able to attend a free re-sit course. The nature of the free resit depends on the preferred study mode.
† UK Campuses only

Please see full Terms and Conditions for more information.

Next Start Date: Dec 2015

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