KARACHI (August 11, 2009) – As part of ACCAs continued efforts towards developing excellence in professional accounting education and establishment of best practices among tertiary accounting educators, a workshop – “Train The Trainer” was recently held at a local hotel in Karachi led by Dr Afra Sajjad, Head of Education and Policy Development, ACCA Pakistan and Mr Wali Zahid, CEO of Skillcity.
The participants appreciated ACCAs innovative efforts at enhancing the capacity of accounting faculty. They felt that the workshop was very useful and relevant to their work as it enabled them to learn new teaching skills and methodologies.
Speaking at the event, Dr Afra stated that the “Through initiatives like Teach the Trainer ACCA aims to facilitate tutors to help young men and women of Pakistan to pursue their ambition of a successful career in finance, accounting and taxation and become world class professional accountants”. Mr Wali Zahid emphasised on achieving student excellence through motivation not only towards academic endeavours but also towards professional life.