Programme Content and Structure

The Accountancy Future Leaders Programme consists of four core components –


(1) E-learning undefined

Participants are required to complete a pre-course reading which consists of three online modules covering topics –

         (i)   practice leadership (Leading the Firm)

         (ii)  business advisory success (Growing the Firm)

         (iii) marketing fundamentals (Marketing the Firm)

The duration of each module is about 1.0 - 2.0 hours. Please click here for more information about the e-learning contents.


(2)  Facilitated Workshops undefined

A 3-day workshop facilitated by an experienced industry leader,  covering topics –

         (i)   business advisory & client relationship management

         (ii)  practice leadership & people strategy

         (iii) technology strategy 

Case studies on leadership and SMP practice management will be tailored for discussion.  The participants will also get to share and exchange views with peers. Please click here for more information about the programme contents. 

Click on the video below to hear from our workshop facilitator.


(3)  Project Work undefined

The practical portion of the Programme requires participants to embark on project work by pre-select one of three topics covering the most pressing challenges faced by SMPs –

         (i)   venture into advisory services

         (ii)  people strategy

         (iii) technology strategy 

With the knowledge acquired from the facilitated training, participants will then perform a deep dive review, identify gaps and areas of improvement, and formulate strategies customised to the SMPs’ business needs. Qualified consultants will be assigned to facilitate the completion and delivery of the participants’ project work. Participants will have 4 months to complete the project work.

Please click here for more details about the scope and deliverables of each project. 


(4)   Leadership Talks undefined

As participants progress in their project work through the months, the Programme will also bring in industry leaders to conduct leadership talks on innovative business models, and to offer perspectives of what makes for sound practice management leadership.


 Programme Structure Overview


* The Institute reserves the right to change the topics without prior notice.undefined