The Advanced Certificate in Fund Administration is an intermediate level programme suitable for experienced fund administrators and other back office support staff. This comprehensive course builds on the Certificate in Fund Administration and takes a detailed, practical look at key aspects of fund administration and accounting.
The Advanced Certificate is open entry but assumes a core base knowledge of the fund industry acquired through completion of the Certificate (or a similar course of study/practical work experience). It is designed for those who have experience of working as a fund administrator or in a similar back office support role.
The Advanced Certificate is made up of the following nine modules:
Part 1 – Advanced Fund Structures, Strategies and Regulation
Part 2 – Advanced Fund Accounting and Analysis
The Advanced Certificate is subject to the rigorous quality assurance procedures of Alliance Manchester Business School (a school of the University of Manchester).
Enrolment closing date: 09 Oct 2020
Virtual Classrooms: 26 Nov 2020, 28 Jan 2021
Revision Virtual Classroom: 02 Mar 2021
Examination: 26 Mar 2021
The Advanced Certificate course is delivered online, over a six-month period, via a combination of eLearning, text, podcasts and video. Two live virtual classrooms will be held during the course, one relating to Part 1 and the second relating to Part 2.
Each Virtual Classroom will begin at 12:30pm (UK time) and last approximately an hour. If you are unable to participate in the live Virtual Classroom, a recording will be made available.
A one-day Revision Workshop will be held in Jersey and Guernsey (further centres may be added, subject to interest).
Assessment is via an end of course examination.
On successful completion of the programme, you will be awarded the Advanced Certificate in Fund Administration.