July. NCTPBU became licensed CBE centre (Kyiv. Ukraine)
The National Center for Training Bank Personnel of Ukraine (NCTPBU) has become the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants’ (ACCA’s) licensed centre for computer-based exams (CBE). The licensed CBE status has been awarded following the formal monitoring procedure by ACCA, confirming that NCTBPU’s facilities offer excellent level of comfort for ACCA students and secure the fairness of exam results.
Oleksandr Geyets, Director of the National Center for Training Bank Personnel of Ukraine, said: “We are one of the leading training providers in Ukraine, offering learning seminars and programs for banking professionals of all levels. Our permanent clients are banks from Ukraine, CIS, as well as non-banking organisations. Also our center offers various qualifications and certification programs in banking. As an organisation which aims to deliver excellence in every aspect of our activity we are proud to meet ACCA’s highest standards for exam administration. Offering on-demand exams completes the range of qualification services available to our clients. This will create a long term value to our company and to finance profession in Ukraine.”
On-demand exams provide greater flexibility for students to choose the place and time of examination; students are not restricted to June and December paper-based exam sessions only. Additionally, they get an instant result feedback at the end of the exam. The result is then transferred to student’s ACCA account within 72 hours. CBEs are available for the first three papers of the ACCA Qualification, as well as for the first seven papers within the Foundations in Accountancy suite of awards.
Nataliya Vovchuk, Head of ACCA Ukraine, Baltic and Caucasus States, said: “This became an important step on the way to establishing digital basis of education and assessment of students, giving them more possibilities and flexibility. What is more important, CBEs allow saving substantial amount of time at early stages of ACCA progression – a benefit highly valued by young ambitious professionals. ACCA’s aim is to offer best service to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.”
On the picture: Lubov Krykun, Head of Innovative Training Products Development and Implementation at NCTBPU and Helen Slobodyanyk, Executive Manager of International Programmes at NCTBPU.
The National Center for Training Bank Personnel of Ukraine was established by the National Bank of Ukraine and the Association of Ukrainian banks in Ukraine in 1993 according to resolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine as of 17.11.1993 № 3613-XII “On the establishment of the National Center for Training Bank Personnel of Ukraine.”
The Center's mission is training, re-training and professional development of the Ukraine banking system personnel of all levels, non-bank financial institutions and other enterprises, institutions and organizations of all forms of ownership.
The National Center for the Training of Bank Personnel has the license of Ministry of Education of Ukraine №072588 from 10.09.2012 for conducting of educational activities, related to professional development of banking professionals.