“A business, successful or not, is merely a reflection of the character of its leadership.”
- Samuel Truett Cathy, Founder of American fast food chain, Chick-fil-A
The Accountancy Future Leaders Programme (AFLP) is designed to develop more competitive Small and Medium-sized Practices (SMPs) by developing their up-coming leaders. The programme will equip them with leadership capabilities, market insights and business growth strategies to seize opportunities in a market that is becoming increasingly complex, globally interdependent, and digitalised.
The six-month programme was developed by the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) in partnership with SAC, and supported by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG).
Candidates must be:
The six-month programme comprises four components:
PHASE 1: E-LEARNING
Pre-course preparation requires participants to read the following three online modules. Each module will take one to two hours to complete.
Module 1: ‘Leading the Firm’ covers topics in practice leadership.
Module 2: ‘Growing the Firm’ covers business advisory success.
Module 3: ‘Marketing the Firm’ covers the fundamentals of marketing.
PHASE 2: WORKSHOP
The three and a half-day workshop will cover:
The workshop will include case studies on leadership and SMP practice management.
PHASE 3: PROJECT WORK WITH COACHING
Participants are required to work on any one of the following topics. They will be coached by a qualified consultant till completion of the project.
PHASE 4: TALKS ON LEADERSHIP
Industry leaders will deliver half-day talks on innovative business models, and their perspectives of good practice management leadership.
$ 3,995.33 (incl GST)
(With Training Grant)
|Non-Singaporeans||$ 7,500 (incl GST)|
|Group Discount for organisations with two or more participants||20% discount|
Singaporean participants are eligible to be funded at 50% of the full Programme fee (before GST) if they meet the criteria below.
All applicants are required to pay the full Programme fee of $ 7,500 upon registration. The Training Grant of 50% of the full Programme Fee will be reimbursed by ISCA upon completion of the Programme.