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Financial Services

The CFA® qualification is the gold standard for the investment industry. Acquire it, and you’ll significantly enhance your career prospects across the global marketplace. Both employers and clients will recognise you as having the investment knowledge and ethical principles to excel in the industry.

The IMC opens doors. Widely recognised as the definitive introduction to investment management and a prerequisite for many positions, the IMC qualification is one you won’t want to be without. Once completed, you’ll be eligible to join the CFA UK Society and to use the prestigious letters IMC after your name.

The CISI Investment Advice Diploma (IAD) gives you the skills and knowledge you need to comply with the Retail Distribution Review’s (RDR) new exam standards – known as the ‘Level 4’ qualifications. Developed by the CISI, the IAD will strengthen your understanding of securities, derivatives and packaged products.

CISI Capital Markets programme has been designed specifically for professionals looking to further their career in financial services. You can choose from three options, including Securities, Derivatives and Financial Derivatives.

The Investment Operations Certificate (IOC) is the perfect introduction to the financial services industry. It provides a solid understanding of industry regulation, operational risk and collective investment scheme administration.

The Corporate Finance Qualification (CFq) is the only programme designed to develop the skills required by corporate finance practitioners. Throughout the course, we aim to replicate the real life challenges you’ll face – giving you both the technical knowledge and all-round skills you need to succeed.

BPP offers the most comprehensive suite of training options for you to achieve RDR compliance. From the largest Wealth Management company to self-employed IFAs, we can provide training for the right qualification for your RDR compliance needs.


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QUALIFICATIONS

Finance qualifications

We offer qualifications to suit you no matter where you’re at in your career or your life. Whether you are a school leaver, a graduate or already working. Our qualifications equip you with the skills and expertise you need to succeed in huge variety of accountancy and finance roles.

AIA is an Ofqual regulated qualifications provider for our accountancy qualification and is regulated by the Financial Reporting Council for our audit qualification. The qualifications are based on our Competency Framework, which illustrates how our qualifications incrementaly build on the knowledge, competencies and professional conduct accountants need to meet the demands made of them throughout their career.

Our qualifications are delivered globally through approved study providers, or through AIA Achieve, our interactive distance learning study programme, enabling you to learn in a way that suits your lifestyle.

CERTIFICATE IN ACCOUNTANCY

DIPLOMA IN ACCOUNTANCY

(PROFESSIONAL LEVEL 1)

DIPLOMA IN PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTANCY

(PROFESSIONAL LEVEL 2)

The Certificate in Accountancy is ideal if you’re just starting out in your accountancy career. It will give you a strong foundation in accountancy techniques and knowledge and you will be able to apply these at work within supervised and routine situations.

The Diploma in Accountancy develops your understanding of different perspectives and approaches to accountancy and gives you the ability to refine and apply these when planning and developing courses of action. It is ideal for accounting technicians who want to take the next step up or graduates looking for a professional qualification.

The Diploma in Professional Accountancy builds on the skills and knowledge you will have gained in the Diploma in Accountancy, or in your accountancy and finance degree, and gives you the expertise to deal with complex work scenarios, equipping you for senior roles.


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Professional Qualifications

BIBF serves as an incubator for the world’s leading professional qualifications and offers courses in the areas of Accounting Finance, Banking, English Business Communication, Human Resources, Information Technology, Insurance, Islamic Finance, Leadership Management, Marketing, Sales and PR, Project Management, and Simulation Training. These specialist programmes are offered in collaboration with globally recognised awarding bodies with the aim to equip the labour market with the skills and knowledge required to fulfil the growth objectives of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

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Banking – Finance Courses – Qualifications, BPP, finance qualifications.#Finance #qualifications


Financial Services

The CFA® qualification is the gold standard for the investment industry. Acquire it, and you’ll significantly enhance your career prospects across the global marketplace. Both employers and clients will recognise you as having the investment knowledge and ethical principles to excel in the industry.

The IMC opens doors. Widely recognised as the definitive introduction to investment management and a prerequisite for many positions, the IMC qualification is one you won’t want to be without. Once completed, you’ll be eligible to join the CFA UK Society and to use the prestigious letters IMC after your name.

The CISI Investment Advice Diploma (IAD) gives you the skills and knowledge you need to comply with the Retail Distribution Review’s (RDR) new exam standards – known as the ‘Level 4’ qualifications. Developed by the CISI, the IAD will strengthen your understanding of securities, derivatives and packaged products.

CISI Capital Markets programme has been designed specifically for professionals looking to further their career in financial services. You can choose from three options, including Securities, Derivatives and Financial Derivatives.

The Investment Operations Certificate (IOC) is the perfect introduction to the financial services industry. It provides a solid understanding of industry regulation, operational risk and collective investment scheme administration.

The Corporate Finance Qualification (CFq) is the only programme designed to develop the skills required by corporate finance practitioners. Throughout the course, we aim to replicate the real life challenges you’ll face – giving you both the technical knowledge and all-round skills you need to succeed.

BPP offers the most comprehensive suite of training options for you to achieve RDR compliance. From the largest Wealth Management company to self-employed IFAs, we can provide training for the right qualification for your RDR compliance needs.


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Higher Business Management

This Course is valid from August 2014.

The Higher Business Management Course builds on the skills, knowledge and understanding gained in National 5 Business Management and can act as an entry to the study of business.

Learners combine theoretical and practical aspects of learning through the use of real-life business contexts. The skills, knowledge and understanding will be embedded in current business theory and practice and reflect the integrated nature of organisations, their functions and their decision-making processes.

Updates and announcements

Subject updates

  • October 2017 subject update (294 KB)
  • October 2016 (353 KB)
  • May 2016 (238 KB)
  • October 2015 (302 KB)
  • August 2015 – National 5 – Higher (96 KB)
  • May 2015 (206 KB)
  • January 2015 – Advanced Higher (491 KB)
  • September 2014 (224 KB)
  • June 2014 – special edition (152 KB)
  • September 2013 – update letter (177 KB)

Understanding the next steps for Business Managament

Note for teachers and lecturers: The following guidance was published in August 2016 and details temporary measures that were put in place to reduce the volume of assessment in session 2016-17. The unit thresholds detailed in this document can continue to be applied to both units in National Courses and freestanding SCQF level 5 units from session 2017-18 onwards.

Details of changes to Understanding Standards packs can be found here.

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Mandatory information

Course Specification

This explains the overall structure of the Course, including its purpose and aims and information on the skills, knowledge and understanding that will be developed.

Course Assessment Specification

This explains the structure of the Course assessment; including the type and method of assessment. It also includes information on Course coverage.

Unit Specifications

These provide an outline of what each Unit will cover within the Course and detail the Outcomes and Assessment Standards.

Advice and guidance

Course and Unit Support Notes

These provide advice and guidance for teachers/lecturers on learning, teaching and assessment within the Course and its Units.

The following document contains the Course Support Notes and the Unit Support Notes for this Course. They can be printed together or separately.

Assessment support

Past Papers and Marking Instructions

Specimen Question Papers and Marking Instructions

These illustrate the standard, structure and requirements of the question papers learners will sit. These also include marking instructions.

The National Parent Forum of Scotland (NPFS) have also produced Higher Revision in a Nutshell documents to help learners prepare for Higher exams.

Coursework information

General assessment information provides instructions for the conduct of coursework, an overview of the assessment task, evidence to be gathered and general marking instructions.

Coursework assessment tasks provide the live assessment task, including marking instructions and instructions for candidates. Teachers/lecturers can access these confidential documents through their SQA Co-ordinator.

The guidance on conditions for assessment provides clarity on acceptable conduct during coursework, including reasonable assistance.

Submitting Coursework

Information on the production and submission of SQA-assessed coursework for National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher.

Unit Assessment Support

These documents contain details of Unit assessment task(s), show approaches to gathering evidence and how the evidence can be judged against the Outcomes and Assessment Standards. Teachers/lecturers can arrange access to these confidential documents through their SQA Co-ordinator.

Understanding Standards materials

We are publishing examples of candidate evidence with commentaries as part of our Understanding Standards programme. These materials are for teachers and lecturers to help them develop their understanding of the standards required for assessment. As these materials become available, they are being published in the following locations:

  • Available from our secure website Materials relating to Unit assessment, internally assessed components of Course assessment, and externally assessed components of Course assessment which are subject to visiting assessment. Teachers and lecturers can arrange access to these materials through their SQA Co-ordinator.
  • Available from our Understanding Standards website Materials relating to externally assessed components of Course assessment, with the exception of those subject to visiting assessment.

More information on our Understanding Standards programme, can be found on our Understanding Standards page.

Verification and Course Reports

There was no verification activity at this level in 2017.

There was no Round 2 verification activity at this level in 2016.


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Financial Services

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

The CFA® qualification is the gold standard for the investment industry. Acquire it, and you’ll significantly enhance your career prospects across the global marketplace. Both employers and clients will recognise you as having the investment knowledge and ethical principles to excel in the industry.
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CII Certificate in Insurance

The CII Certificate in Insurance offers an essential grounding to those working in the insurance industry. It focuses on areas of critical importance for the effective performance of employees within the sector, including key ethical, regulatory and legal practices and common insurance products. Achieving the Certificate in Insurance will provide a first step in achieving the Diploma in Insurance and starting your journey to the coveted Fellowship status.
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CISI Diploma

The CISI Diploma is one of the UK’s leading postgraduate finance qualifications – and BPP offers more choice and greater chance of success than any other provider. Once completed, you’ll have an excellent understanding of client investment advice and management, plus the prestigious MCSI designation after your name.
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CISI Chartered Wealth Manager

The CISI Chartered Wealth Manager is the new, dedicated career pathway for wealth managers, private client managers and IFAs. Highly respected within the industry, it gives you the breadth of knowledge you need to deliver an excellent service to clients, winning you recognition and trust from both clients and employers alike.
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Investment Management Certificate (IMC)

The IMC opens doors. Widely recognised as the definitive introduction to investment management and a prerequisite for many positions, the IMC qualification is one you won’t want to be without. Once completed, you’ll be eligible to join the CFA UK Society and to use the prestigious letters IMC after your name.
Learn more

CISI Investment Advice Diploma (IAD)

The CISI Investment Advice Diploma (IAD) gives you the skills and knowledge you need to comply with the Retail Distribution Review’s (RDR) new exam standards – known as the ‘Level 4’ qualifications. Developed by the CISI, the IAD will strengthen your understanding of securities, derivatives and packaged products.
Learn more

Capital Markets Programme (formerly the Certificate in Investments)

The CISI Capital Markets Programme (formerly known as the Certificate in Investments) is a wide range of qualifications for individuals working within the financial services industry.
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CISI Investment Operations Certificates (IOC)

The Investment Operations Certificate (IOC) – also known as the Investment Administration Qualification (IAQ™) – is the perfect introduction to the financial services industry. It provides a solid understanding of industry regulation, operational risk and collective investment scheme administration.
Learn more

Corporate Finance Qualification (CFq)

The Corporate Finance Qualification (CFq) is the only programme designed to develop the skills required by corporate finance practitioners. Throughout the course, we aim to replicate the real life challenges you’ll face – giving you both the technical knowledge and all-round skills you need to succeed.
Learn more

CISI Diploma in Investment Compliance

The CISI Diploma in Investment Compliance qualification has been designed for financial services professionals and gives you a thorough grounding in UK compliance. This qualification will extend your expertise and give you the know-how to explain UK legislation and FCA regulation.
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CISI Diploma in Investment Operations

The CISI Diploma in Investment Operations is ideal for operations or administration staff in financial services companies. Completing this Diploma boosts your professional and technical expertise – and paves the way for rapid career progression.
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Retail Distribution Review (RDR)

BPP offers the most comprehensive suite of training options for you to achieve RDR compliance. From the largest Wealth Management company to self-employed IFAs, we can provide training for the right qualification for your RDR compliance needs.
Learn more