What is LCCI?
Since 1881, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) International Qualifications from the United Kingdom has been one of the world’s top international exam bodies for business qualifications. In a globally competitive employment market, these skills give you a big advantage in terms of international recognition and industry-relevant competencies.
With more than 500,000 entries annually, students from over 125 countries use LCCI qualifications to enhance their skills in the working world. Since these qualifications combine the best of academia and industry, many students also use LCCI to enter universities and professional bodies.
LCCI is represented in 24 Asian countries and is a market leader in countries like Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. LCCI examinations have been available in Malaysia for more than 70 years, and generations of students have grown up with and become successful on, the foundation of LCCI’s financial qualifications.
What is SPM Double Certification Project?
The SPM Double Certification Project is a joint project between Malaysia’s Ministry of Education and LCCI International Qualifications. This means that if you pass the SPM Principles of Accounting you are entitled to receive LCCI’s Level 2 Certificate in Book-keeping and Accounts. This double certification, along with the necessary soft skills, will definitely make you more employable.
Who can apply for the LCCI Certificate?
If you obtain a Grade 6C or above in SPM Principles of Accounting you are eligible for the LCCI Level 2 Book-keeping and Accounts (Bahasa Malaysia) Certificate.
Additionally, if you score a Grade 6C or above for both SPM Principles of Accounting and English 1119 you are eligible for the LCCI Level 2 Book-keeping and Accounts Certificate.
How will this benefit you?
LCCI’s Certificates provide the following benefits:
RECOGNITION - LCCI is recognized by Malaysian companies, both big and small, for its practical and relevant nature. Top professional bodies such as ACCA and CIMA also recognize LCCI qualifications.
INTERNATIONAL - LCCI’s quality is consistent around the world and gives students the assurance of a globally accepted qualification.
FLEXIBILITY - LCCI is suitable both for full time students as well as busy working adults because its qualifications can be taken as short modules over a period of time.
How can I get the LCCI Certificate?
Students can apply for the Certificate through the following channels:
Directly from your school within 1 month from the date that SPM results are released.
Directly or via postal services with LCCI International Qualifications Malaysia office.
Directly or via postal services with LCCI International Qualifications Authorised Training Centres
LCCI International Qualifications (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
Suite 10.01, 10th Floor, Menara Yayasan Selangor, 18A, Persiaran Barat 46000 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.
Fill in the application form which is available at all schools, LCCI Malaysia office, LCCI website (http://www.lcciasia.com/) and LCCI authorized training centres;
Enclose a copy of your SPM result slip;
Enclose a copy of your identity card; and
There is an administration fee of RM25.00 for the processing and production of each certificate. (If you need your certificate to be posted to you directly, please enclose a self-addressed Post Express envelope which will cost you RM4.00)
(Some information from above might be outdated.)