Professional Financial Analyst – PFA Course

The Advance Diploma in Accounting and Finance Level 7 is specifically designed for students who have prior knowledge in this field. It is suitable for those looking to pursue a career change or further their studies in the demanding field of finance and accounting.  This online accounting course provides a solid foundation for starting an exceptional career in accounting. It is a flexible home study program that can be easily completed alongside work or other commitments. The course is assignment-based and is fully accredited by one of the largest awarding bodies in the UK.

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PFA – Advanced Diploma QLS Level 7 must be successfully completed in order to qualify for the CPFA designation. This program is delivered by our online provider and approved teaching school.

Course Syllabus

The course consists of the following seventeen topics:

  1. Introduction to Accounting
  2. The Role of an Accountant
  3. Accounting Concepts and Standards
  4. Journals and Subsidiary Books
  5. Bookkeeping
  6. Payroll Accounting Terminology
  7. Profit And Loss Accounts
  8. Balance Sheet
  9. Cash Flow Statements
  10. Variance Analysis
  11. Ratio Analysis
  12. Financial Management
  13. Management of Working Capital
  14. Financial Planning, Budgeting and Control
  15. Investment Methods
  16. End of Period Procedures
  17. Auditing


Key Benefits

  • Course accredited by Quality Licence Scheme
  • Full Tutor Support
  • Self-Paced, No Fixed Schedules
  • Course duration 450 hours
  • Available online anywhere



Online Provider
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