The Forensic Certified Public Accountant

The Forensic Certified Public Accountant

PROGRAMME

THE FORENSIC CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT

The Caribbean Institute of Forensic Accounting (CIFA) provides classroom instructions for each paper, and participants are required to sit a test for each paper. Successful participants are awarded certification.
NB: CIFA does not provide classes for paper 5 as this is a case study paper.

WHO CAN ATTEND

FCPA PROGRAMME ELIGIBILITY

Participation in the programme is open to all professionals in fields which benefit from the discipline of forensic accounting. Only qualified accounting professionals, such as ACCA, CGA, CPA, CA, CMA may acquire the Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA) designation.

FCPA CERTIFICATE COURSE

Persons other than qualified Accountants may pursue all or some of the certificate courses to enhance their skills set in their various professions.
Participants may receive a certificate for each successfully completed paper once they have successfully passed the online examination. They will however, not be eligible to use the (FCPA) designation. All participants are awarded CPE hours for each paper.

Caribbean Institute of Forensic Accounting (CIFA) FCPA Post Graduate Programme Online 2021

FCPA Post Graduate Programme 2021 Online Schedule

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MONTH YEAR DATE TIME CLASS
MAR/APR 2021 Mar 6,13,20,27

Apr 10

9:00 am – 12:00 pm Paper 1:
FRD 510: Principles of Fraud Examination
APR/MAY 2021 Apr 24
May 8,15,22,29
9:00 am – 12:00 pm Paper 2:
FRD 508: Forensic and Investigative Accounting
SEPT/OCT 2021 Sept 11,18,25
Oct 02,09
9:00 am – 12:00 pm Paper 3:
CRM 504: Criminal Interrogation and Confessions
OCT/NOV 2021 Oct 23,30
Nov 06,13,20,27
9:00 am – 12:00 pm Paper 4:
FRD 506: Financial Investigations and Forensic Accounting
DEC 2021 Dec 04 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Revision Class

LOCATION OF THE FCPA EVENT


All FCPA Programmes are being conducted virtually.


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Caribbean Institute of Forensic Accounting (CIFA)

FCPA Post Graduate Programme 2020

FCPA IN TRINIDAD

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MONTH YEAR DATE TIME CLASS
April 2020 Apr 04,18,25 9:00 am – 03:00 pm Paper 1:

FRD 510: Principles of Fraud Examination

May 2020 May 02,09,16 9:00 am – 03:00 pm Paper 2:

FRD 508: Forensic and Investigative Accounting

June 2020 June 06,11,27 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Paper 3:

CRM 504: Criminal Interrogation and Confession

July 2020 July 04 9:00 am – 03:00 pm
September 2020 Sep 05,12,19,26 9:00 am – 03:00 pm Paper 4:

FRD 506: Financial Investigations and Forensic Accounting

October 2020 Oct 03 9:00 am – 03:00 pm Revision Class

FCPA IN ST MAARTEN

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MONTH YEAR DATE TIME CLASS
November 2019 Nov 1,2,3 9:00 am – 03:00 pm Paper 1:

FRD 510: Principal of Fraud Examination

December 2019 Dec 6,7,8 9:00 am – 03:00 pm Paper 2:

FRD 508: Forensic and Investigative Accounting

January 2020 Jan 10,11,12 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Paper 3:

CRM 504: Criminal Interrogation and Confession

February 2020 Feb 8,9,10 9:00 am – 03:00 pm FRD 506: Financial and Investigative Accounting

DRESS CODE

Business Casual

FCPA PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

The Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA) programme is a certification program developed by the FCPA Society of the United States of America. It is an internationally accepted credential and more than 37 countries have participated in the programme. On completion, successful participants may use the FCPA designation e.g. John Smith, FCPA which serves to notify the public and the business community that the bearer is CPA certified having met the testing and experience guidelines.

The FCPA certification programme consists of 5 papers:

  • Paper 1 – FRD510 – Principles of Fraud Examination
  • Paper 2 – FRD508 – Forensic and Investigative Accounting
  • Paper 3 – CRM504 – Criminal Interrogation and Confessions
  • Paper 4 – FRD506 – Financial Investigation and Forensic Accounting
  • Paper 5 – FRD502 – Corporate Fraud Handbook

THE FORENSIC CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANT PROGRAMME

To guarantee success in these exams, optional online study guides are highly recommended and are available at a cost of US $500.00 for all 5 courses.
The Study Guide is a question database of approximately 300 – 400 questions per Paper.
100 questions are randomly selected from this database for each certification test. Furthermore, it provides feedback for each question explaining which answer is correct and the logic behind the answer. The feedback section also explains why incorrect answers are wrong.