Blackburn College to Offer CIMA Qualification

Blackburn College to offer coveted CIMA Diploma

Blackburn College to offer coveted CIMA Diploma.

The University Centre at Blackburn College is delighted to announce the launch of a new Chartered Institute of Management Accounting qualification, due to commence in January 2018.

The Chartered Institute of Management Accounting (CIMA) is the world’s leading and largest, professional body of management accountants, and provides students with industry relevant qualifications in Finance and Business.

Leyton Ramskill, CIMA’s Lead Manager for Learning and Development said: “We are delighted to be welcoming Blackburn College to the family of CIMA tuition providers.”

“With their high standards and strong teaching team we are confident that they will be a great resource for CIMA students and businesses within Lancashire.”

Caroline Bracewell, Academic Lead for Business and Accounting at the University Centre at Blackburn College (UCBC) said “We are very excited to be launching the CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting (Operational Level).”

“It is the perfect choice for students wishing to obtain a Chartered Management Accountant Qualification and allows continuation after the AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting, which you can study at the University Centre at Blackburn College.”

“The CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting adds to our fantastic professional offering and focuses on employability: bridging the skills gap of newly qualified finance professionals and meeting the needs of both employers and employees.”

The CIMA Diploma was launched at a special event held at the University Centre at Blackburn College, where prospective students were able to gain an overview of the course content and an insight into the benefits of the CIMA programme.

Students wishing to find out more information or to enrol on the CIMA programme should email business@blackburn.ac.uk or ring 01254 292500.

There are limited places available for a January 2018 start and more information can be found at https://www.blackburn.ac.uk/courses/?search=cima

Pictured left to right are; Mohammed Anjam, Mark O'Neill, Caroline Bracewell, Leyton Ramskill (CIMA Representative), Janine Smith and Nicholas Hall.

13 Nov 2017, 09:31 AM