CPA Ireland Diploma in Forensic Accounting

Due to the success of the first running of the Diploma in Forensic Accounting we are delighted to announce the next intake of this course will be this September 2020. This Diploma, developed in conjunction with Grant Thornton, provides a comprehensive understanding of the core Forensic Accounting skills. This course will suit CPAs and other qualified accountants working in both industry and practice, particularly in the SME sector.

Please note this course is now fully booked. To register your inertest for the 2021 running of this course, please contact Róisín McEntee.

Method: 5 full days &  final assessment

Location: Online via livestream

Date: 11 September 2020 - 26 February 2021

CPD Credit: 40 hours (8 hours per day)

Cost: €1550 (non-members: €1750)

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, attendees will have gained an understanding of:

The Role of the Forensic Accountant as an Expert

Understand the duties of a FA, and the different types of forensic jobs that may require an expert’s involvement

Investigating Fraud & Theft

Learn how an investigation works from start to finish and the various resources and tools available

Implementing an Investigation

Be aware the different interview techniques that could be implemented on an investigation.

Preparing for Court

Understand how to draft an expert report for court, the importance of being prepared for court and the expected court etiquette

A must for any accountant involved in investigative work. The real-life examples encourage one's enthusiasm; the material is relevant; delivery is to a very high standard and the support from the CPA team makes doing this course a joy.

Nano Brennan, CPA member View all success stories
Course Content & Schedule

Course Content & Schedule

This course will be delivered over 5 full-day sessions between September 2020 - February 2021.

Schedule & Content
Meet Your Trainers

Meet Your Trainers

Learn more about the trainers delivering the Diploma in Forensic Accounting

Course Trainers

Delivered in a professional and exciting format with plenty of class interaction, covering the full spectrum of issues from client engagement, interviewing techniques, data analytics, report preparation and court appearance.

John Mac Aree B.Comm, MSC(MITB) CPA View all success stories

Register your interest now!

The 2020 course is now fully booked. Register your interest for the 2021 course.

Register your interest