08 Jan AAT in Cyprus – New international qualification to launch at event in Nicosia
A new internationally recognised qualification that teaches accounting and business skills is to begin in Cyprus. AAT, an organisation which was created in the United Kingdom, is launching its qualifications with the European Institute of Management and Finance (EIMF), at an event in Nicosia on Wednesday 20 January.
At the event, to be held at Nicosia’s Hilton Cyprus, attendants will be able to learn more about the AAT (Association of Accounting Technician) qualifications offered by EIMF. These include a full accounting qualification and shorter courses for individuals learn skills to help run businesses. To enquire for more information about the event email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +357 22274470 by Monday 18 January.
AAT is a member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and can provide Cypriot students with qualifications that meet global standards, supporting them into successful careers. This will also help support the Cypriot economy by training students who can meet the demands of businesses in Cyprus for skilled financial professionals.
Justin Kyriakou, AAT’s Global Development Manager said: “Financial management is at the heart of every business, so demand for people with accounting and finance qualifications stays consistently high in the jobs market. This means that our students are able to use our qualifications to build successful careers.
“AAT qualifications are internationally recognised and give students practical financial knowledge that can be used straight away to manage finances and budgets, and play a key role in helping businesses grow. We’re pleased to be able to start working with students in Cyprus, and to be working with the EIMF.”
Speaking on behalf of the EIMF, Mr. Marios Siathas said, “We are proud to have been chosen to partner up with AAT, the largest and most respected provider of Accounting Technician qualifications globally. The EIMF, as an institute specialising in providing training to the financial and professional services sector in Cyprus, will ensure the high-quality provision of all AAT qualifications. Furthermore, as the Cyprus AAT approved training partner, the EIMF will always provide its support to the local AAT members.”
“We feel that the market will welcome the launch of AAT in Cyprus. With the gradual recovery of the economy there is increased demand for good accounting professionals, and AAT’s qualification provides the initial practical skills-based accounting training that will add value to the bottom line of any business.”
To find out more about AAT and the EIMF visit www.eimf.eu/aat-accounting-diplomas-and-certificates.
AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) is a leading qualification and professional body for vocational accountants. We offer a range of qualifications, like the AAT Accounting Qualification which provides a non-degree route into professional accountancy. These are open to all regardless of previous qualifications or age. From Accounts Assistant to Chief Financial Officer, AAT members can be found at every level of the profession. AAT is sponsored by the chartered accountancy bodies CIPFA, ICAEW, CIMA and ICAS.