The student who would like to join the Course after 10+2 pass or equivalent has to undergo three stages to pursue the Company Secretaries Course i.e
Student has to go 15 months of practical training which may opt after passing the executive program.
ICSI Executive program can be pursued after foundation course.
Professional program can be pursued after successful completion of the Executive course.
After completion of professional course and 15 months training student is joined as Associate Member of the ICSI and called as Associate company secretary (ACS)