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CIPFA Accredited Counter Fraud Specialist 2021

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Event summary

The CIPFA Accredited Counter Fraud Specialist (ACFS) provides you with the necessary practitioner skills and knowledge for the effective end-to-end management of fraud, from 'up-stream' activity of prevention and creating an anti-fraud culture to ‘down-stream’ investigation and resolution to the highest evidential standards.

This programme will be delivered remotely using virtual classrooms.

A 10% discount is available to all CIPFA members, employees of organisations that subscribe to the Counter Fraud Centre and NHS employees who quote 'HFMA'. Please contact customer services to book.

T: 020 7543 5600



06 Sep 2021 09:30
19 Nov 2021 13:30


Virtual Classrooms
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Standard price

£2,400.00 excl VAT

Network Member Price

*online booking for this event has closed. Bookings can now be made by phoning 020 7543 5600.

About this event

The CIPFA ACFS is completed over 29 days, which includes four days of pre-course, self-directed learning, 15 days of virtual classroom learning and 10 days to complete the three course assignments.

You will be provided a link to join each workshop online. Our trainer will be there to greet you and the other delegates, and we aim to deliver just as we would if everyone was together in a physical training room. For best results we recommend the use of webcams. Your trainer will be available throughout the programme to provide support.

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Course dates

  • Module One: 6-10 September 2021
  • Module Two: 11-15 October 2021
  • Module Three: 15-19 November 2021

CPD hours

This qualification carries 400 CPD hours.


  • Counter fraud