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The Institute of Certified Business Consultants welcomes new members.

Choosing membership to a professional body can be a big step forward in your career and public standing.  The Institute of Certified Business Consultants offer three membership grades for you to choose from. If you are a student or only just starting your career we suggest that associate membership would be right for you. 


Choose the grade that feels the most appropriate for you and complete the application form.  The completed form can be returned to our administrative office via mail, email or FAX.



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Certified Membership - Certified Business Consultant - CertBC

The business consultancy role is becoming increasingly important in assisting line management to handle the problems of innovation and change. The Certified Business Consultant designation represents a hallmark and committment to the highest ethical standards of the profession.


The 100% online course is taught by our course provider, Brentwood Open Learning College. Studying is flexible and after enrolling in this course you will be assigned a personal expert tutor, to encourage and guide you in your study.

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Associate membership is open at all those who have an interest in the field of business consulting who are :


  • Principally employed as educators at colleges and universities;
  • Engaged in full time undergraduate degree;
  • Those who have interest in business consulting but do not want to pursue CertBC designation.


Use of the Associate membership designatory letters – AICBC. These designatory letters may only be used by Associate members whose membership is in good standing. Find out more


The ICFA Fellowship (FICFA) is awarded to existing members who are in good standing. As a Fellow, you will be recognised for your contribution to the financial profession. The Institute encourages Members of at least two year standing to seek Fellowship status. Find out more