ACCA Strategic Professional Package

Summary

ACCA STRATEGIC PROFESSIONAL PACKAGE - 10 MONTHS
You have experience working as an accountant or auditor and would like further your skills and knowledge. In the ACCA Professional Package you will study 3 compulsory papers covering subjects as governance, risk and corporate reporting. You also choose 2 out of 4 electives, allowing you to focus on topics you find most relevant to your career.

5-7 hours of preparation per meeting
12 months

Who are we looking for?

This course has been developed for (future) accountants and auditors working in an international setting. You would like to develop your knowledge on accounting and management techniques in corporate settings.

Approach

You will complete the P1, P2 and P3 papers designed for
those who wish to become professionals in the field. You will
develop in-depth knowledge on governance, risk & ethics, corporate
reporting and business analysis. In addition, you
choose 2 out of 4 papers from the P4-P7 range.

The course will be provided by tutors with extensive experience
in the field. You attend the lessons and make the assignments.
The different training sessions will be recorded and can
be watched online within our virtual learning environment.
This enables you to look back on subjects and optimally prepare
for your exam.

Alternatively, you can subscribe to individual papers. Visit the
website for a complete overview of ACCA papers offered.

Prior education

You should have successfully completed all ACCA Applied Skills and Knowledge papers, i.e. the former F1 to F9.

Study load

Studying the theory and doing the assignments amounts to a
study load of approximately 5-7 hours per meeting.

Exam

Each paper will be concluded with a computer-based exam. The exams will will be conducted by the external examination authority ACCA. See www.accaglobal.com for more information regarding the planning and booking of your exams. Costs have to be paid directly to the examining body.

Updates

The papers in this package are subject to change. From September
2018 papers P1 and P3 will be merged and paper P2
will undergo slight changes. Please visit our website for the latest versions of the papers.

Course details

On average, it takes 10 months to complete the ACCA Strategic Professional Package. The package consists of 5 papers, 2 of which are
of your own choosing. Each paper will be covered in 5 training days. A
paper is divided into 2 phases with a gap of 1 or 2 months
between each phase, allowing you to process phase 1 and
prepare for phase 2:

• Phase 1: A block of 3 consecutive days to cover the ACCA
syllabus for this paper
• Phase 2: A block of 2 consecutive days. Phase 2 consists
of a summary of phase 1, the remaining syllabus and
mock exams to prepare you for your exam

Training days start at 10.00 a.m. and end at 4.00 p.m. Each day
cosists of 2 meetings and a lunch.

Costs

Course fee: € 3,490
Study materials: € 390
Reproduction rights: € 15

The above amounts are based on a payment in one installment and include an 8% discount.
You can also pay for this training in 4 or 12 installments.


 

 


 

 


 

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Learning Objectives

Compulsory papers ACCA Professional Package

ACCA P1 Governance, Risk & Ethics (10 meetings)

  • ​Governance and its function in the effective management and control of organisations and of the resources for which they are accountable
  • The Professional Accountant’s role in internal control, review and compliance
  • The role of the accountant in identifying and assessing risk
  • The role of the accountant in controlling and mitigating risk
  • Professional values and judgements through an ethical framework
  • Professional codes, laws and regulations.

ACCA P2 Corporate Reporting (INT) (10 meetings)

  • Professional and ethical duties of the accountant
  • The financial reporting framework
  • Advising and reporting on the financial performance of entities
  • Preparing the financial statements of groups of entities in accordance with relevant accounting standards
  • Specialised entities
  • Changes in accounting regulations and their implications
  • Appraising the financial performance and position of entities
  • Evaluating current developments

ACCA P3 Business Analysis (10 meetings)

  • The strategic position of an organisation
  • Strategic choices available to an organisation
  • Strategic implementations
  • Evaluating and redesinging business processes and structures in relation to customers and major stakeholder requirements
  • Integration of information technology solutions
  • Principles of project management (including risks and benefits)
  • Analysing and evaluating the effectiveness of a company’s strategy and the financial consequences of implementing strategic decisions
  • The role of leadership and people management in formulating and implementing business strategy

Electives ACCA Professional Package

Choose 2 out of 4 papers 

ACCA P4 Advanced Financial Management (10 meetings)

  • The role and responsibility of the senior financial executive or adviser in meeting conflicting needs of stakeholders
  • The role of international financial institutions in the financial management of multinationals
  • Financial and strategic consequences of investment decisions (domestically and internationally)
  • Acquisitions and mergers
  • Alternative corporate reorganisation strategies
  • Advanced treasury and risk management techniques

ACCA P5 Advanced Performance Management (10 meetings)

  • Strategic planning and control models to plan and monitor organisational performance
  • Key external influences on organisational performance
  • Design features of effective performance management information and monitoring systems
  • Strategic performance measurement techniques
  • Strategic business performance evaluation
  • Recognising vulnerability to corporate failure

ACCA P6 Advanced Taxation (UK) (10 meetings)

  • The UK tax system: advanced topics
  • Stamp taxes
  • The impact of relevant taxes on various situations and courses of action, including the interaction of taxes
  • Minimising and/or deferring tax liabilities by the use of standard tax planning measures
  • Communicating with clients, HM Revenue and Customs and other professionals in an appropriate manner

ACCA P7 Advanced Audit & Assurance (INT) (10 meetings)

  • The impact of the legal and regulatory environment on audit and assurance practice
  • Working within professional and ethical frameworks
  • Quality control policies and procedures
  • The auditor’s position in relation to acceptance and retention of professional appointments
  • Objectives of audit assignments
  • International Standards on Auditing
  • Objectives of non-audit assignments
  • Evaluation of results and reports on assignments
  • Current issues and developments
Profit from a unique feature of our training
Your training will be recorded and can be watched online within our virtual learning environment. This enables you to look back at subjects and optimally prepare for your exam.


 

 

Interested in taking this course?

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