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Northern Society of Chartered Accountants

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Northern Society supports ICAEW BASE 2015 1 December 2014

Northern Society of Chartered Accountants is pleased to support the ICAEW BASE business competition with heats across the north east and Cumbria in 2015.

BASE is ICAEW’s national Business, Accounting and Skills Education competition for students aged 16-19. A unique and exciting experience, students are able to engage in a challenging business game that enables them to develop key employability skills and understand what it’s like to be an ICAEW Chartered Accountant.

Watch the video to learn about the national final of ICAEW BASE 2014:

Consisting of 46 UK regional heats and one spectacular national final, students of all abilities attend their local heat to; find out more about careers in accountancy, finance and business, compete in a thought-provoking business game and network with professionals at a dedicated employer exhibition.

ICAEW BASE 2015 in the north east and Cumbria

In 2015 there will be 3 heats taking place across the north east and Cumbria. Northern Society members volunteer their time to assist with each heat – by acting as a mentor with each of the student teams or by being part of the judging panel.  If you would like to help with ICAEW BASE 2015 heats in our area then please contact Joanne Lucking.

Schools and sixth form colleges can enter their teams and take part in one of the regional heats in our area in 2015:

  • 24 February 2015 – Carlisle (University of Cumbria)
  • 11 March 2015 – Newcastle upon Tyne (Northumbria University)
  • 25 March 2015 – Teesside (Durham University, Stockton Campus)

You can find out more about BASE at www.icaew.com/base

The Northern Society of Chartered Accountants (NorSCA) represents ICAEW members working in business and the finance profession across the North East of England, Teesside, Northern Yorkshire and Cumbria. We have been assisting businesses in the north of England and producing chartered accountants for over 130 years.

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