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EPAS Accreditation

EPAS is an international program accreditation system operated by the European Foundation for Management Development. It aims to evaluate the quality of any business and/or management program that has an international perspective and, where of an appropriately high quality, to accredit it. The highly demanding EPAS standards ensure that the accredited programs are designed and delivered so that they are both academically rigorous and have practical relevance for students in today’s global environment.

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Accounting Accreditation

Certified Practicing Accountants of Australia (CPA Australia)



A CPA is a finance, accounting and business professional with a specific qualification. Being a CPA is a mark of high professional competence. It indicates a soundness in depth, breadth and quality of accountancy knowledge.

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Institute of Public Accountants (IPA)



The Institute of Public Accountants is one of three professional accounting bodies recognised in Australian legislation, alongside the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) and CPA Australia.

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Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand



The Chartered Accountant designation is internationally recognised and indicates a high standard of ethical, professional and technical expertise.

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Finance Accreditation

Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA)



The FPA Code of Professional Practice is a world-leading framework for professional financial planning and has been adopted by several countries around the world. Each and every FPA practitioner member commits to upholding this code, in their every day practice.

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Human Resources Accreditation

Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI)



As the professional association for human resources, AHRI is tasked with ensuring HR professionals and people managers have the essential prerequisite skills and knowledge required to work in the HR profession.

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Occupational Health and Safety Accreditation

Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board



The Board accredits OHS professional education programs. It's vision is that OHS professional education in Australia is based on strong scientific and technical concepts, is evidence informed, and delivered by competent professionals who are recognised by the industry, government, and the community.

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The Safety Institute of Australia (SIA) has signed the first Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with overseas Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP). The MOU is a mutual recognition of each others certification programs.

Students who become a certified OHS Professional after completing one of ACU's accredited courses will have their certification recognised in Canada.


International Recognition

PRME - Principles for Responsible Management Education



The Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) is a United Nations-supported initiative founded in 2007 as a platform to raise the profile of sustainability in schools around the world, and to equip today's business students with the understanding and ability to deliver change tomorrow.

As an Advanced PRME signatory of PRME - Principles for Responsible Management Education, ACU's Faculty of Law and Business has a strong emphasis on governance, ethical leadership, social responsibility, and sustainability embedded in their programs.


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