Academy of Finance and Management Australia The Academy of Finance and Management Australia (AFMATM) is a global academic and professional organisation in the finance and management area. AFMA provides training programs and issues Board Certified credentials to successful candidates worldwide. AFMA also admits successful candidates to membership of the Academy at the Fellowship grade. AFMA also provides a direct route to credentialing and membership to those individuals having relevant awards from accredited business schools and/or professional bodies worldwide. AFMA has Board Certification professional programs in numerous finance and management fields including, accounting, marketing, information technology, economics, banking, risk management, quantitative analysis, quality control, supply chain management, valuation, portfolio management, applied finance etc., many of which are industry recognised in their specific fields.
WITS Global Business School The Wharton Institute of Technology and Science (WITS) was founded to provide mature men and women an opportunity to not only undertake further academic and professional studies, but also to gain recognition for all prior learning that could be documented and demonstrated to have taken place within and beyond the traditional academic classroom based instruction. Consequently, the traditional and non-traditional programs offered by WITS provide an opportunity for occupational experience, specialised training and independent reading to be assessed and recognized for credit purposes in meeting typical coursework qualification requirements.
Institute of Certified Carbon Analysts and Auditors The principal object of the new body, the Institute of Certified Carbon Analysts and Auditors (ICCAA) is to advance, promote, measure, regulate and provide assurance certification of carbon credits for the effective implementation of carbon management systems (that may include emissions trading systems). It is aimed at encouraging participation in carbon markets by its members to improve environmental sustainability and provide solutions to reducing the greenhouse effect and resultant climate change. The certification programs of the ICCAA are designed to train and educate ‘Certified Carbon Analysts and Auditors’ with the professional designation CCAA to provide analysis and assurance in carbon markets.
Australian Education Credentials Standards Agency (AECSA) AECSA is a non-profit organisation set up to investigate and categorise the educational standards of universities and professional organisations around the world. AECSA also undertakes the ranking of universities and professional bodies by specialisation , either by itself or via the rankings published by leading educational most easily remembered name in the Higher-Education portal market
The Institute of Certified Management Accountant (ICMA) of Australia is a growing organization with a vision to attain the status of a premier body of professionals practicing the science of management accounting. The Institute was incorporated in 1996 under the patronage of Mr. William Dix (former Chairman of Ford and Qantas) and Professor John Miller (former Director of Consumer Affairs, Chairman of Pannell, Kerr, Foster and holder of numerous senior academic positions). Its objectives are to provide a professional organization for management accountants, and to encourage, disseminate and promote the specialization in organizations in Australia. Similar specialist bodies have been operating in most English-speaking developed countries, e.g. USA, UK and Canada. Their sites are: CMA Global CMA Hong Kong CMA Malaysia CMA PNG. CMA Singapore CMA Sri Lanka CMA China CMA Europe