Professional & Executive Courses


The DISTED Centre for Continuing Professional Development offers a range of professional and executive development programmes for working adults and professionals. These short courses and training programmes provides participants with work-related credentials to upskill their qualifications for career advancement. DISTED is a HRDF-certified training provider.



CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting

The CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting is an entry-level accounting qualification from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) for working adults with little or no accounting background. The certificate level brings one’s business experience beyond just financial accounting and lets participants gain insight into the different areas of business accounting. It is a valuable qualification on its own and can be seen as a knowledge refresher course or a foundation to a career in business and finance.

At the end of the course, participants will gain skills in preparing financial reports, forecasting performance and data analysis among many others. They will also acquire a broader understanding and perspective of emerging trends in business law, ethics, corporate governance and business economics.