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No matter what stage you're at in your career, you can start exploring how you can build up your knowledge in finance, accountancy and business with ICAEW and add to your CV.

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Start your journey in chartered accountancy by applying for a training vacancy with one of our approved employers - school leavers, graduates and career changers are all welcome!

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Are you at school and based in the UK?

BASE competition

BASE is ICAEW’s free national business and accounting competition for 16-17 year olds across the UK. An exciting experience where students take part in team challenges; giving them an understanding of what it’s like to be an ICAEW Chartered Accountant whilst developing their key employability skills.

Are you at university anywhere in the world?


University students have discounted access to the ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (ICAEW CFAB) through the ICAEW Student Scheme (USS). The qualification helps you build essential business knowledge and is a great step towards chartered accountancy or the BFP designation - depending on your goals. 

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ICAEW Communities

A great way to increase your commercial awareness, ICAEW communities provide information, insights, guidance on a range of industry sectors - and some are completely free!