Preparation for certifications from HR Certification Institute in Astana and Almaty

BCPD provides training for HR certification professionals:
- SPHRi ™ (Senior Professional in Human Resources International ™)
- PHRi ™ (Professional in Human Resources - International ™)

The start of the preparatory courses in March, there waiting for you:
- Practical knowledge
- Teachers - HRCI members, HR managers of large companies
- Convenient schedule
- Individual counseling

Register with the link:


take the survey: Islamic Finance in Kazakhstan

Malaysian consulting companies 'Amanie Advisors and Chambers of Shamsul Qamar, with the support of AIFC, are conducting a survey to evaluate the demand for Islamic finance products in Kazakhstan 


Please support this initiative and answer a short questionnaire through the link below. The result of the survey could attract of Islamic finance companies and investments to Kazakhstan 


The survey is available in 3 languages, the language can be changed at the top of the page.



Launch of ACCA groups in Almaty and Astana

We have launched the ACCA international certification prepartion for 3 exams (Performance Management (PM), Financial Management (FM), Strategic Business Reporting (SBR) this weekent. Courses in Almaty are held at the ALMAU University, and in Astana on the basis of  our new office at the Expo.

If you are interested in preparation for ACCA, registration for the June session is open through the link:

Trainings are provided for the following modules:


Professor Alexander Van de Putte is Recognized as an NACD Governance Fellow

NACD Fellows Demonstrate Their Commitment to the Highest Standards of Corporate Governance

Astana, Kazakhstan, January 22, 2019 – Astana International Financial Centre today announced that the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) recently recognized Professor Alexander Van de Putte, Chairman of the Board of the AIFC Bureau for Continuous Professional Development Ltd. as an NACD Governance Fellow. NACD Fellows, who earn NACD Fellowship—The Gold Standard Director Credential®— stand within the highest echelon of those committed to excellence in the boardroom.


FRM info-sessions were held in Almaty and Astana

This weekend we have organized info-sessions “Benefits of FRM® Certification” in Astana and Almaty. The FRM program supervisor, Ruslan Muldashev, presented the BCPD professional courses, discussed exam passing strategies, as well as the professionals who have already passed the exam, shared their experiences and told about the changes in their careers that occurred after receiving international certification.


The start of FRM courses in Almaty and Astana is scheduled on February 9, the FRM exams will be held on May 18, 2019 at GARP test centers worldwide.



Preparation for ACCA in Astana and Almaty

BCPD provides ACCA trainings for the following modules:

• F5 - Performance Management (PM)

• F6 - Taxation (TX)

• F7 - Financial Reporting (FR)

• F8 - Audit & Assurance (AA)

• F9 - Financial Management (FM)

• P2 - Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)

• P7 - Advanced Audit & Assurance (AAA)


The start of the training courses is on February 2, there you will have:

- Highly qualified trainers, ACCA members

- Convenient timetable during weekends

- Consulting sessions

- Mock exams



Info session for future Financial Risk Managers this weekend

Info session for future Financial Risk Managers this weekend!


BCPD opens the third season of preparation to the FRM® certification and invites you to the info session: “Benefits of FRM® Certification”:


ASTANA: January 19, 11:00 - BCPD Office, EXPO, Block C4.4, 3rd floor

ALMATY: January 20, 11:00 - KBTU University


Info session is a great opportunity:

- to learn the secrets of successful pass of FRM®

- to ask questions about the Bureau’s professional programs

- to meet BCPD trainers - FRM® charter holders


Get ready to the CFA® with BCPD!

The AIFC Bureau opens the new season of preparation for international exams CFA® LEVEL I & II, which will be held on June 15, 2019 worldwide. BCPD preparatory courses will take place in Astana and Almaty, duration is 15 weeks.


In order to get enrolled, you should pass a diagnostic test on February 9:

Almaty: UIB University, 8A,Abay str.;

Astana: AIFC BCPD Office at EXPO



FRM Results

Let’s start the new year with the great news!

Congratulations to the financial risk professionals who have successfully passed the exams of the international certification FRM®:

FRM® Part I: Adilbek Ryskulov, Mukhtar Darkembekov, Aiman Dastan, Jandos Jumabekov, Nurbol Bakirov, Berik Beisenbekov, Aknur Kozhagapar, Alibek Zhanakhmetov, Aliya Khabdulina, Sagadat Bralin, Spandiyar Kulmetov

FRM® Part II: Ruslan Muldashev, Assel Mussagul, Yerkezhan Akylbekova, Timur Abilkassymov, Abzal Mukhamedzhanov


official meeting with the ICSA

AIFC Bureau has organized an official meeting with the ICSA (Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators) and the Higher School of Economics at KAZGUU University. Simone Osborne, Chief Executive and a Fellow of ICSA, specifically came to Astana to discuss prospects of building partnership between the ICSA and AIFC Academic Council and Bureau for CPD. The main discussion topic of the business meeting was introduction of corporate governance programs for Master’s degree students of KAZGUU University.