Learning support for foundation

Wherever you’re located, you can access online tuition and learning resources from PDL Academy. Members in Singapore may also access face-to-face Foundation tuition support with Kaplan Learning Institute.

Global tuition services 

CPA Australia has partnered with PDL Academy to offer globally available tuition for foundation exams. Tuition can help fast track your accounting career by helping you finish your foundation exams sooner and set you up for success in the CPA Program.

Foundation tuition support is online and on-demand at a time that is convenient for you.

Choose from:

Subject Essentials 

Price: $297 (including GST)

This self-paced tuition option addresses the areas within your subject that are most challenging. Available on demand at a time that suits you, you’ll receive:
  • between seven and 10 hours of recorded lectures
  • student support notes and example calculations (varies with subject) 
  • example timed multiple choice questions

One-on-one online coaching and Subject Essentials

Price: $495 (including GST)

You’ll receive a personal online session with an experienced subject matter expert tailored to the areas that are challenging to you. Coupled with the on-demand learning resources provided in “Subject Essentials” it provides a personal solution to your learning needs.

How does this work?

  • Work through the CPA Australia foundation study guide and other materials supplied by PDL Academy, and then book your one hour one-on-one coaching session.
  • Email your questions and discussion points one week prior to your booking time, and then enjoy a personalised coaching session.

You’ll receive:

  • one hour one on one live coaching
  • between seven and 10 hours of recorded lectures
  • student support notes and example calculations 
  • example timed multiple choice questions.

Online Practice Tests

Price: $88 (including GST)

You’ll receive access to three timed, randomised tests of 50 questions, designed to help you practice answering questions under exam style conditions and format to improve your time management and to identify areas for further work. 

Visit PDL Academy to browse your foundation tuition options and to register.

Other learning support

Passcards from BPP media: These compact cards can be taken anywhere, and summarise important topics, designed to help you revise and prepare for exams.

My Online Learning

Your online learning system includes complementary learning materials and, for CPA Program candidates, access to study groups, and an “Ask the expert” service for technical queries about the subject content.

Always choose a Registered Tuition Provider

Registered tuition provider logoOnly providers who carry this logo are authorised to provide CPA Program and foundation tuition. This logo is your assurance that the tuition you’ll receive meets our stringent quality standards and is aligned to the current study materials approved by CPA Australia.