Programme schedule and assessment


The programme begins in March 2018 by classroom and distance learning.

Programme schedule

Module one:     Wednesday 28 March 2018 9am - 4pm
Module two:     Wednesday 18 April 2018 9am - 4pm
Module three:   Wednesday 23 May 2018 9am - 4pm
Module four:     Wednesday 20 June 2018 9am - 6pm

Programme delivery

For classroom learning, sessions will take place in Chartered Accountants House, 47-49 Pearse Street, Dublin 2. There will be some extra study required outside of class time.

For distance learning, you will receive access to recorded tutorial videos and online access to Moodle and all required learning materials. 

During the programme, you will complete a number of pieces of assessment including learning logs in which you will be asked to show how your thought process has developed and how your approach will change as a result of what you have learned. Learning logs are marked on a pass/fail basis. 


Assessment will include learning logs throughout the programme, an assignment to complete at home and a final presentation.

Breakdown of marks

  • 10% over three learning logs
  • 60% assignment
  • 30% presentation 

Participants must achieve 50% or above in each element to be eligible for the award. The overall pass mark is set at 50% with distinction achieved at 70%. Chartered Accountants Ireland members will be awarded their Certificate by Chartered Accountants Ireland under the ‘1966 ICAI Charter Amendment Act’. Other Professionals will be awarded their Certificate by our training subsidiary Chartered Accountants Ireland Executive Education DAC. 

Is the website not looking right / working right for you? You might need a browser update. Browser support