Accelerated Route to become CIPFA qualified

The accelerated route programme is exclusively designed for those in senior finance roles with substantial strategic and financial management responsibilities, who don’t yet hold a professional accountancy qualification.

This intensive and highly rewarding fast track route enables you to study the CIPFA Professional Accountancy Qualification (CIPFA PQ) in just two years.

What will you gain?

  • The professional qualification recognised globally as the gold standard in public financial management
  • A fast track to become CIPFA qualified in just two years
  • Recognition of your professional credentials with the CPFA designation
  • Immediate impact in your current role apply technical, strategic and leadership skills
  • CIPFA membership – offering access to a wealth of professional resources and expertise including free or discounted training towards your CPD
  • Networking with your senior professional peer group across public sector organisations
  • A supportive study route and guidance from experienced tutors – all of whom are professionally qualified.