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ACCA Applied Skills LW-FM (F4-F9)



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What will I learn?

Reach the next step as a professional accountant with the ACCA Advanced Diploma course (LW-FM). This ACCA accountancy training course covers LW (F4) through to FM (F9) papers, giving you a broad understanding of various aspects of accounting and business practises. These papers have a strong focus on professional values and ethics, financial statements, auditing and what it takes to be a finance manager.

The great thing about our online programme, is the live classes with your tutor and weekly progress checks that are tailored to where you are on the course, making these engaging sessions relevant to each stage of your journey and giving you the best possible chance of success in your assessments.

We work hard to create courses which will advance your career whilst being a great study option for you to learn around your work and lifestyle commitments. Also, through AVADO’s pass guarantee, if you don’t pass your exams the first time, you will get access to the online campus and dedicated tutor support for a re-sit, for free.


The ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Business F4-F9 consists of the fourth to ninth papers of the full ACCA qualification:

LW: Corporate & Business Law (ENG) (F4)
PM: Performance Management (F5)
TX: Taxation (UK) (F6)
FR: Financial Reporting (F7)
AA: Audit and Assurance (F8)
FM: Financial Management (F9)

The course covers the fundamentals of accounting systems and the financial processes used within businesses, as well as detailing the professional and ethical skills needed within an accountancy practice.

Student Support:

Upon enrolment you will be supported by a personal ACCA tutor, as well as being taught by ACCA experts and accounting professionals. We believe who you learn with can make all the difference. That's why we hand-pick the best tutors to inspire, motivate and support you throughout the course. Your personal tutor will be on hand to help navigate around the platform and any doubts about distance learning at ease.

Financial options:

Choose from a range of flexible payment plans to fit your financial situation. You can split the cost of your course over 12 monthly payments, interest free, which means funding your course is easy and affordable.

Career path:

After you have completed the ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Business LW-FM and demonstrated the required amount of experience, you will be eligible to take the final stage of the ACCA Qualification, the Professional Level (SBR-AAA papers), after which you can progress to chartered status.

What do I need to know?

The ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business F4-F9 has the following entry requirements: - A minimum of three GCSEs and two A Levels in five individual subjects including English and Maths - You must be over the age of 18 or have a third-party payee for any financial agreement A solid grasp of the English language (IELTS 5.5 or equivalent) - You must be able to attend all exams at an ACCA Approved centre. - Students outside the UK will incur an additional cost for international postage of textbooks. Unsure whether you meet the requirements? Enquire now and speak to one of our course advisors.

Awarding Body

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Course info


Professional or Industry specific qualification

Study Hours

Variable - to suit the learner

Study mode




Total time for completion

25 months

Who runs this course?




Here at  AVADO , we work hard to create valuable and tailored courses suited to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to stand out in your chosen industry, setting you on the right path for career success. Our courses have been written by industry experts and fully accredited by the following recognised awarding bodies: The Association of Accounting Technicians  (AAT),  The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants ( ACCA)  and The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development  (CIPD) .   

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