About AML for Accounting Professionals

Anti-Money Laundering (AML) for Accounting Professionals is a critical aspect of financial stewardship. This specialized eLearning course is a comprehensive guide aimed at empowering professionals with the essential tools to combat financial crimes. From unravelling the fundamentals of money laundering to navigating core concepts and FIU guidelines tailored for professionals, this course delves into a risk-based approach and emphasizes Know Your Client (KYC) practices. Participants will explore vulnerabilities within accounting services, identify red flags, and master transaction monitoring, ultimately learning to design a robust AML/CFT framework.

Join this course to enhance your expertise and contribute to a more secure financial landscape.

Certificate: Earn a Certificate upon successful completion

Flexible Timeline: Learn in accordance with your schedule

100% Online: Start now and learn from anywhere

Learning Hours: Approximately 5 hours to complete.

Learning Medium: English

Who should take this course

This course is suitable for anyone who wants to learn about the intricacies of money laundering, the regulations, core concepts, monitoring and reporting with a focus the role of Accounting professionals. It would be particularly relevant to staff employed with

• Professionals holding Certificate of Practice with Statutory Bodies like ICAI, ICMAI & ICSI
• Any student aspiring to become a Professional with Statutory Bodies like ICAI, ICMAI & ICSI
• Professionals serving Corporates in the Accounting and Secretarial departments
• Risk management consultants, audit and legal professionals
• Professionals working in any other reporting entity – banks, insurance companies, housing finance companies

Course Content

In this comprehensive course “AML for Accounting Professionals” we delve into essential modules designed to empower professionals in recognizing, investigating, and reporting money laundering. The training session has 10 modules covering:

• Introduction
• What is Money Laundering?
• Core Concepts
• FIU Guidelines
• Risk-Based Approach
• Know Your Client & Customer Due Diligence
• Vulnerable Services of Accounting Professionals
• Red Flags for Accounting Professionals
• Transactions Monitoring and Suspicious Transaction Reporting
• Designing a Robust AML/CFT Framework

Learning Hours and Access Period

This course has approximately 5 hours of learning content including videos, module quizzes, and assessments. To complete the course, you will be given access to the course content for 60 days from the date of your registration. If you are not able to complete the course within the access period of 60 days, you can re-register for the course and start from the beginning.

Assessment and Certificate

Candidates will be tested through an online Multiple-Choice Question-based assessment of 30 minutes immediately after the course. Candidates will need to score a minimum 60% in the online assessment to earn the certification. After successfully passing the assessment, candidate will be able to download the course Certificate.

Course Fee

The course fee is Rs. 3000 plus applicable taxes per candidate


1. How to register for the course?
To register for the course, click on the register button on the top right corner, next to FAQs.

2. How to pay the course fee?
During the registration, you will be prompted to pay online using Net Banking, Debit or Credit Cards, UPI, and Wallets.

3. What is the duration of the course?
The course has approximately 5 learning hours of content.

4. What is the access period for the course?
You will get access to the course content for 60 days from the date of your registration.

5. What if I am unable to complete the course within 60 days?
If you are not able to complete the course within the access period of 60 days, you can re-register for the course and start from the beginning.

6. Can I access the content in my mobile?
Yes, the course can be accessed through the mobile devices.

7. Can I download the content?
No, it cannot be downloaded.

8. Is there any proctored examination for this course?
No. However, there will be an end course MCQ type assessment.

9. Are there any passing criteria for this assessment?
A minimum of 60% marks is required to pass the assessment.

10. How will I get my certificate?
After successfully completing the course, you will be able to download the course Certificate.

11. How to get more information regarding this course?
For more information you can download the course prospectus, email elearning@nism.ac.in or call 02192-668492/93


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Helpdesk: 02192-668492/8493

Timings: Monday to Friday 9:30 AM till 5:30 PM

(Helpdesk will remain closed on public holidays).

Email: elearning@nism.ac.in

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