ACCA - Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

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ACCA is one of the largest and fastest-growing international accountancy bodies. Being around for over 100 years means that ACCA has built a reputation for quality and excellence.
With the strengthening of the code of conduct, regulation and legislation within the finance profession, there is a growing demand for finance people with high standards of expertise and ethics. Therefore, both potential employers and clients are paying increasing attention to these professional qualifications.

The Academy’s ACCA offerings

Benefits of your ACCA studies

  • Know-how which demonstrates that you have reached an industry standard in terms of competence.
  • Networking with other students and members.
  • Continuous development.
  • Unified syllabus updated in close cooperation with employers.
  • Wider competencies in taxation, consulting, strategic planning, general management.
  • Competitiveness in the labour market.

PwC has always recognised learning and development as a key tool to ensure growth. Our Academy team has long-standing experience of delivering intensive and sophisticated training programmes for our own professionals. We are delighted to be able to share our expertise and experience with our clients and develop talent potential in the Slovak market. Our students, your organisation and your employees can benefit from our strengths:

Benefits for employers

  • Reputation as a good employer
    Investment in quality education is one of the decisive factors when choosing an employer - you become more in demand as an employer and increase the loyalty of your employees.
  • Acquisition, development and retention of talent
    Attracting and retaining quality graduates and skilled professionals is one of the main goals of employers. Internationally recognised qualifications and certification will help your organisation reach other circles in the labour market, and at the same time will give you the opportunity to identify key talent within your company.
  • Know-how of top experts
    All our tutors are experts in their field and have extensive teaching experience. They have skills, knowledge, and, in particular, practical experience. Whether it‘s PwC professionals, or lecturers from international professional organisations sharing their experience, all of them have years of know-how in preparing students for certification and qualification.

 

Benefits for students

  • High level of quality
    Our philosophy is to raise adept future leaders. We develop the best in people through an interactive and stimulating approach. We organise seminars at the highest level, and professional training programmes, which include practical case studies.
  • Tutors
    All our tutors are professionals with expertise in the given field and they provide their own added value to the teaching process and have extensive practical and tutoring experience. During courses, they share their experience and introduce to you possible implications for your company. Internal trainers from PwC have access to the latest methodologies and trends through our worldwide network. External partners are specifically selected based on their competence and are always top experts in the given field.
  • Individual approach
    Our tutors and The Academy team are always at your disposal, to attend to your needs and to manage your academic activities throughout the study period.
  • Benefits of membership to professional organisations
    After passing the respective exams required to obtain an internationally recognised certification or qualification, you will become a member of a professional organisation, which will allow you access to their knowledge and information.
  • Easily accessible courses venues
    Our training venues are located in the centre of Bratislava and Košice. In both sites you will find a pleasant environment and fully equipped classrooms, including Internet connection.
  • Authorised centre for electronic exams
    The Academy, in Bratislava and Kosice, is an authorised centre for the ACCA and CIMA electronic exams.
  • CPD points for ACCA members
    The Academy is accredited by the ACCA as a provider of continuing professional development. This means that our students, who are members of the ACCA, can gain CPD points for attending training sessions and seminars at our Academy.

The Academy is a holder of high level accreditation from ACCA

Our Academy was awarded a Platinum Approved Learning Partner (ALP) for the ACCA Professional Scheme. Approval is given to tuition providers who demonstrate that they meet the challenging performance targets set by ACCA. Platinum approvals are granted only to high-quality tuition providers that ACCA is confident to recommend to students.

The accreditation of Platinum Approved Learning Partner confirms that the Academy is well managed and organized, has excellent feedback on the high quality of the tutors and the additional course material prepared for each examination paper.

Advanced Diploma in International Taxation - ADIT

For the first time in Slovakia, the PwC's Academy brings to their clients the internationally recognised qualification ADIT - Advanced Diploma in International Taxation. 

ADIT qualification is awarded by the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) that sets a global benchmark in international tax expertise. It is suitable for all professionals who want to gain more confidence in international tax knowledge and skills or need to understand various taxation systems.

Find more info about ADIT 

Unique portfolio of Business skills courses

  • The PwC’s Academy has launched a unique business skills programme to develop soft skills relevant for the business environment. We look to stimulate the improved work performance of participants via combining learning with work.
  • Each program lasts 4-8 weeks and consists of several parts (introductory webinar, interactive workshop, quiz, self-study, application logbook...).
  • Being business advisers, we know a lot about doing business, therefore we focus on topics which are truly relevant for business. For more information please contact academy.pwc@sk.pwc.com. 

The Academy offers training and meeting rooms for rent

The Academy offers 4 training and meeting rooms to rent in our new office in Twin City. For more info please contact academy.pwc@sk.pwc.com. 

Contact us

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Martin Šalgo
The Academy Sales Representative
Tel: +421 2 59350 156
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