Studying ICAEW with First Intuition

The ICAEW’s ACA Qualification is globally recognised as one of the world’s leading accountancy qualifications. Over 80% of the FTSE 100 companies have at least one qualified ICAEW member on their boards.

In order to qualify you must pass 15 exams and complete 3 years technical work experience. Credits (exemptions) may be available for graduates with a relevant degree.

The ICAEW qualification

Click on the image below to find out more about the levels of the ICAEW qualification.

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Why study with First Intuition?

Small class sizes

Free Refreshments (tea, coffee, biscuits etc)

All online resources provided free of charge

Exam focussed course / revision notes

Personal tutor support by phone and email

Where can I study?

We currently run classroom courses in:

  • London
  • Bristol
  • Cambridge
  • Chelmsford
  • Leeds
  • Maidstone
  • Reading
  • Sheffield
  • Southampton

We also run online courses, live online courses and blended courses.

Please check our course dates and prices to find out which courses  we run for each of the exam sittings.

ICAEW exams

The ICAEW modules are examined by both PC and paper based exams.

Certificate level (CFAB) exams are available on demand at any Pearson Vue test centre and selected First Intuition study centres. Please contact your local study centre or Pearson Vue test centre to book your Certificate exam.

Professional level exams take place four times a year in March, June, September and December. These exams must be booked in advance via the ICAEW website.

Advanced level exams take place in July and September. Please click below for the ICAEW dates and deadlines for Professional and Advanced level exams.

Examination Dates and Deadlines