2019 marks the phase-in of new, mandatory education requirements for accountants who offer any level of financial advice, including limited financial advice.
These changes are the biggest overhaul of mandatory training for financial advice in the history of financial services. As it stands, the changes can mean up to 60 hours of compulsory CPD for accountants holding a professional designation.
In this webcast, we explain what the new changes mean for accountants and explore if they are fit for purpose.
More broadly, we will assess the state and suitability of education for accountants in Australia. The profession and its supporters are almost unanimous in their support of robust, ongoing education for accountants — but does the market support these intentions, and what are the best options in 2019?
Meet the panellists
Haven't registered? Register now.