Zarin Patel

Zarin, Head Judge

It’s a real pleasure to be part of this exceptional day, I’ve been so inspired watching so many talented people do some amazing work together.

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Simon Luscombe

Simon, Judge

The BASE competition is a really good example of real life challenges faced by businesses and I can certainly relate to it where I work. What BASE it will really do is help students hone those key skills they need on a day to day basis without having a massive amount of time.

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Adam Sykes

Adam, Teacher

Our students found the whole process incredibly valuable especially in terms of the skills they have been able to develop. They have grown in confidence and they have learnt to overcome significant hurdles to work as a strong, successful team. We are very grateful to you all for the opportunity to take part.

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ICAEW BASE national Business, Accounting and Skills Education competition

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 business challenge that enables them to develop key employability skills and understand what it’s like to be an ICAEW Chartered Accountant.

Consisting of 48 UK regional heats and one national final, students of all abilities attend their local heat to; find out more about careers in accountancy, finance and business, compete in an exciting business challenge and network with professionals at a dedicated employer exhibition.

BASE offers an excellent opportunity for both students and professionals to take part in a whole day activity, to inspire the future generation of business leaders. With great prizes and an invaluable experience on offer, make sure you get involved in this fantastic competition!

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