ICAEW.com works better with JavaScript enabled.

How-to guides for ICAEW CFAB students

We’ve created a series of how-to guides to help you with the essential components and processes that you will need to know when studying for the ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business.

ICAEW CFAB student welcome guide

This guide is for registered ICAEW CFAB students. It includes an overview of the qualification, details on credit for prior learning/exam exemptions, A-Z of the exams and how to make the most of ICAEW support during and after your studies.

ICAEW CFAB Level 4 Accounting Technician Apprenticeship student guide

The Level 4 Accounting Technician Apprenticeship involves completing the six ICAEW CFAB exams with additional apprenticeship-specific requirements. This guide explains everything you need to know. 

ICAEW CFAB computer-based exam guide

This guide is to help all students studying ICAEW CFAB and is packed with all the essential information you need to know before taking your exams.

How to register as a student

If you’re ready to register as an ICAEW CFAB student, this handy guide outlines every step of the registration process.

How to apply for credit for prior learning (CPL)

If you have completed an academic qualification such as a degree, Masters or a diploma, or have completed a professional qualification, you may be eligible to apply for exam credit towards ICAEW CFAB.