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CIPFA Scotland courses for finance professionals, auditors, treasury staff, service managers, frontline personnel and non-finance specialists

Open training

Whether it is specific, technical training, introductory courses, people management skills, performance and efficiency techniques or insights into the latest legislation, you will find it here. Our courses are convenient: half day, one day and two day, webinars or taught – via our in-house team – at your location.

View all open training courses and events in Scotland

Alternatively you may download a comprehensive list of training courses (PDF, 83KB) that we offer.

In-house training

All our training courses can be tailored to meet your needs and delivered in-house – saving you time and cutting travel and accommodation costs.

Choose a course from our existing training portfolio (PDF, 83KB). We will then tailor it to meet your organisation's particular objectives, policies and procedures. Or, if you prefer, you can commission us to produce a bespoke course developed specifically for your needs.

For further information on in-house training opportunities, please contact E: or T: 020 7543 5600.

Accredited training

CIPFA delivers accredited training to public sector professionals across Scotland in the areas of finance, auditing, governance, project management and more.

View the full list of accredited programmes on offer.

You can also see which of our certified programmes are available to book now.

Elected members' training

CIPFA's finance competency framework sets out the standards, skills and competencies for elected members to enable them to fulfil their role in leading and supporting effective financial management.

Read more about Elected Members' Training