KARACHI (February 03, 2010) – As part of ACCA’s continued efforts to develop excellence in professional accounting education and establish best practices amongst tertiary accounting education providers, ACCA Pakistan recently organised “Train The Trainer" workshop on 3 February 2010 at the Marriott Hotel, Karachi. Dr Afra Sajjad, Head of Education and Policy Development of ACCA Pakistan and Barrister Mahreen Khan were the event facilitators.
The workshop participants were faculty members of ACCA Approved Learning Partners and tuition providers in Pakistan. The participants appreciated ACCA’s innovative efforts at enhancing the capacity of professional accounting education faculty. They were of the opinion that the workshop was useful and relevant to their work as it enabled them to learn new teaching skills and methods. They opined that the workshop has energised them and they were motivated to improving students’ exam performance and professionalism.
Speaking at the event, Dr Afra Sajjad, Head of Education and Policy Development of ACCA Pakistan stated “Train The Trainer is manifestation of ACCA Pakistan’s commitment to faculty development of professional accounting education tuition providers. Through initiatives like “Train the Trainer” we are facilitating ACCA tutors to help young men and women of Pakistan pursue their ambition of successful career in finance, accounting and taxation successfully as well as be world class professional accountants.”