CIMA Accounting Qualifications
Students need to pass certificate level, operational level, management level and strategic level in order to gain the full qualification. For full syllabus and progression routes please see www.cimaglobal.com.
Our courses offer flexibility to meet the new on demand assessment methods, with a structured program combining supervised home study and classroom based tuition, with short daytime classes combined with a home study program for the OTQ examinations and coordinated Case Study programs. Tuition is intensive with use of quality Kaplan materials included in the fees. Expert tutor direction & support is aimed at first time passes and practice assessments are available.
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Completion of the AAT qualification or a relevant degree should gain a student exemption from this level. Find out more at the CIMA website: www.cimaglobal.com.
This level contains 3 objective test question (OTQ) examinations which can be taken in any order and one case study exam which is taken on completion of all three 90 minute OTQ exams. The external computer-based objective test examinations and case study can be booked via www.cimaglobal.com/.
Students have the flexibility to study for 5 short classroom days per subject and then take the objective test assessments when ready. Case study courses run prior to each exam sitting and include 2 days generic to the case as standard.
E1 Organisational Management
E1 focuses on the structuring of organisations. It covers the structure and principles underpinning the operational functions of the organisation, their efficient management and effective interaction in enabling the organisation to achieve its strategic objectives. It lays the foundation for gaining further insight into both the immediate operating environment and long-term strategic future of the organisations, which are covered in E2 and E3.
Course Dates: 06/01/18, 27/01/18, 17/02/18, 03/03/18, 24/03/18
Price £505.00 (excl VAT)
F1 Financial Reporting & Taxation
F1 covers the regulation and preparation of financial statements and how the information contained in them can be used. It provides the competencies required to produce financial statements for both individual entities and groups using appropriate international financial reporting standards. It also gives insight into how to effectively source and manage cash and working capital, which are essential for both the survival and success of organisations. The final part focuses on the basic principles and application of business taxation. The competencies gained from F1 form the basis for developing further insights into producing and analysing complex group accounts (covered in F2) and formulating and implementing financial strategy (covered in F3).
Course Dates 16/09/17, 07/10/17, 04/11/17, 18/11/17, 02/12/17
Price £505 (excl VAT)
P1 Management Accounting
P1 stresses the importance of costs and the drivers of costs in the production, analysis and use of information for decision making in organisations. The time focus of P1 is the short term. It covers budgeting as a means of short-term planning to execute the strategy of the organisations. In addition it provides competencies on how to analyse information on costs, volumes and prices to take short term decisions on products and services and to develop an understanding on the impact of risk to these decisions. P1 provides the foundation for cost management and the long term decisions covered in P2.
Course Dates 28/04/18, 12/05/18, 09/06/18, 30/06/18, 21/07/18
Price £505 (excl VAT)
Operational Case Study
The integrated case study exams are set within a simulated business context and include both pre-seen material and unseen material, made available during the assessment. Their focus is on: application, analysis and evaluation. Simulated business issues in the integrated case studies provide candidates with the opportunity to demonstrate their familiarity with the context and interrelationships of that level’s subjects. This reflects the cross-functional working required in the workplace. Skills will include research and analysis, presentation of both financial and non-financial information, and communication skills.
Case study revision courses run prior to each exam sitting and include 2 days generic to the case as standard. Students can buy extra subject specific revision for the case if they need to.
Course Dates 20/09/17, 02/10/17, 04/10/17, 23/10/17
2018 Case Study Dates course dates TBC
Price £715 (excl VAT)