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Spring Employer Forum


Event summary

We hope you can join us for our Spring Employer Forum, the first in a series of quarterly meetings we are hosting for organisations that employ CIPFA students.

In this first session you’ll hear the latest on our updated professional qualification structure and our thoughts on when we might return to face-to-face learning. We have also allowed plenty of time for open discussion and any questions you may have.


06 May 2021
Starts: 15:00
Ends: 16:30


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Standard price

£0.00 excl VAT

Network Member Price

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About this event

A draft agenda for the Spring Employer Forum is below. If there are any topics or questions you'd like us to cover in this session, please let us know by Friday 30 April:

The meeting will be recorded. Any slides and the recording will be circulated after the event.


  • Welcome: Sarah Shreeves, Head of Training Services
  • Update on the new professional qualification structure: Anna Howard, Head of Qualifications and Membership
  • Apprenticeship developments: David Fields, Consultant, CIPFA Apprenticeships
  • AAT new qualification structure: Lee Spicer, AAT
  • Online and face-to-face classes: Alison Sweeting, Training Delivery Manager
  • Student wellbeing: Alison Sweeting
  • Key dates: David Fields
  • Q&A: All