Intensive Focus Online – your intensive accelerated learning package

A time efficient approach to understanding the study guide – held in the last few weeks of the semester, classes are facilitated by a  subject matter expert that will focus on the critical areas of the study guide. Great for candidates who are time poor or need that extra support in the weeks leading up to the exam.


  • covers critical areas of the study guide
  • unique and extensive study materials
  • condensed and structured classes held on weekends
  • master your exam techniques to provide you with confidence going into the exam
  • ask questions and clarify pain points with expert tutors

Study Option Inclusions

15 hours of interactive online tuition, incl exam revision. PLUS 3-5 hours Q&A café
  • 6 structured sessions including exam revision (held over 3 days)
  • intensive review of the study guide
Classes Recorded
  • Recordings or each session available within 24 hours after completion of the class, available 24/7
Module Summaries
  • provides base knowledge and understanding of key areas for each module of the study guide
  • provides insight into the subject matter
  • accessible 24/7
Quick Reference Index (QRI)
  • a great tool to use in the exam
  • an index to assist you in navigating the study guide
  • adaptable to meet your specific requirements
  • a great revision tool
Exam Revision Checklist© (ERQ)

  • a detailed checklist of study areas by module
  • will facilitate more effective revision of subject content
  • specifically aligned with the study guide
  • helps identify areas that may require extra focus

PDL Support Slides
  • developed by PDL Academy with significant enhancement by PDL Academy tutor insights
  • provides an extensive high-level summary of material content
  • reinforces the core knowledge from the study guide
  • aligned to the CPA study guide learning objectives
Knowledge Charts

·       high-level overview (often in a diagrammatic form) of a particular subject area

·       facilitates understanding and revision of principles in key subject areas

·       provides concept maps, designed to break down understanding of highly technical or complex areas

·       knowledge charts are tailored to individual subjects

Case Study Analysis
  • assists you in analysing a case study by understanding the key concepts and principles
  • evaluate alternative solutions, and develop an effective solution using supporting evidence
PDL Cafe Q&A
  • up to 5 hours Q&A with a subject matter expert (this may vary from subject to subject)
  • candidates can ask questions and clarify pain points
  • gives candidates exposure to a different tutor who might have different insights to share
  • sessions recorded

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Comprehensive Weekly Online

You’ll develop a comprehensive understanding of your subject led by a subject matter expert, and as the exam draws nearer you’ll switch into revision and exam preparation techniques

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