April. PricewaterhouseCoopers – the first and only Registered CPD Provider in Ukraine
ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has accredited the PricewaterhouseCoopers Ukraine (PwC) and has granted a status of the first provider in Ukraine, which has the right to provide services for mandatory continuing professional development for ACCA members - “Registered Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Provider”. This status confirms the high standards of professional training in open and corporate workshops, conducted by the corporate training department of PwC Ukraine.
Urmas Kaarlep, Partner in assurance of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Ukraine, said: “Our company has accumulated vast experience of successful cooperation with leading Ukrainian and international companies. Close collaboration with business organizations and public authorities makes PwC always aware of recent developments in the business world of Ukraine. Our expertise allows us to use a new approach in professional training and staff development. We are not just teaching, we are helping to strengthen the competitiveness of business and the potential of a company's personnel.”
Obtaining ACCA certification for providing continuing professional development to ACCA members is a significant event for PwC.
Status of the first service provider in Ukraine, which has the right to provide services for mandatory professional development for ACCA members “Registered Continuing Professional Development (CPD) provider” means:
High quality and professional approach to the provision of training: the optimal ratio of theory and practice;
Participants of PwC workshops gain knowledge and experience of highly skilled experts of PwC network; PwC lecturers are certified professionals, managers and directors of the company.
Olena Tokar, Director in assurance of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Ukraine, FCCA, said: "In the current stage of development of accounting and auditing profession in Ukraine, improving the skills of accounting and auditing community is a significant issue. Particular attention should be paid to the quality and providers of education and training. Our status as a registered provider of services for continuing professional development for ACCA members, gives to ACCA members who participate in our seminars, the confidence that PricewaterhouseCoopers meets the requirements set by the ACCA, and that all seminars of PwC, will be counted as annual CPD.”
Nataliya Vovchuk, Head of ACCA Ukraine, Baltic, and Caucasus States, pointed out: “I would like to congratulate PricewaterhouseCoopers on becoming the first ever Registered CPD provider in ACCA history in Ukraine. This is a great achievement indeed, and it will significantly expand possibilities for ACCA members in Ukraine to constantly improve their knowledge and professional level.”
PricewaterhouseCoopers Ukraine offers a wide range of programs and services in open and corporate training sessions, a program of preparation for the for the ACCA Diploma in International Financial Reporting in Russian language (ACCA DipIFR (Rus)) exam.