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Certified Forensic Accounting & Fraud Detection
One-Year (part-time) Certified Program

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Become a Certified Forensic Accounting Professional at the International Forensics & Business Institute! 

The US Department of Labor identifies forensic Accounting as one of the hottest fields for the next decade!

US News & World Report designated it as one of the "20 hot job tracks of the future!"

SmartMoney Magazine counted it as one of the ten hottest jobs of the future with a salary potential over US$ 100,000.00!

In today's world why not study in a field that makes you a professional, provides higher income, is for the future and can make you independent!

New program starts on Thursday 22nd March 2018 in Chaguanas!


Course Description
International Forensics & Business Institute is pleased to present in Chaguanas for 2018 its long running, much sough after certified forensic training program. This is a full professional certified forensic training program where graduates are trained to become Certified Forensic Accounting Specialists and Accountants and obtain the prestigious Certified Forensic Accounting Specialist(CFAS) qualification. The program covers:
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Fraud Auditing
  • Financial Fraud Detection
  • Investigative Methods in Forensic Accounting
  • Forensic Accounting Casework Analysis
  • Report Writing

The program consists of 15 modules divided into 3 semesters & runs for one academic year on a part-time basis. It is based on internationally accepted forensic training syllabi. It is taught according to the international ASTM standards by court qualified forensic experts where our graduates are trained to become forensic accounting specialists and accountants. This is one of the best forensic accounting programs that you will find and it covers the elements of forensic accounting, fraud auditing, financial fraud detection & investigation. The true standard of forensic accounting is court acceptability and this is what IFBI offers through the American ASTM standards where your training will be provided by and certified by court qualified forensic experts. IFBI is a member of ASTM International, the International Association of Accounting Education & Research (IAAER) and the US based International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA) all of which are included with your certification giving your IFBI qualification a prestigious international pedigree. Our Main Course Instructor is Professor Glenn Parmassar who is recognised by the judiciary as the Caribbean's leading Forensic Expert specialising in the scientific detection of fraud and white collar crime. Professor Parmassar who has over twenty five years of experience is also a Certified Fraud Examiner with the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, a long standing member of the Canadian Society of Forensic Science, has trained with the US Secret Service and has worked on over 3000 fraud and white collar crime related cases. The benefit of training from these prestigious organizations is passed on directly to you our students. Graduates of this highly sought after program will become trained and certified in forensic accounting and financial fraud detection. They will:

  • Become Certified in Forensic Accounting & Fraud Detection. At IFBI this will be provided by a Court Qualified Forensic Expert in keeping with the International ASTM standards for forensic training so that our students receive the highest levels of forensic training and your work can be used at the highest levels on graduation!
  • Become a Certified Forensic Accounting Specialist 
  • Be able to gain International professional memberships to be able to practise internationally. Successful IFBI graduates can become members of the International Association of Crime Analysts, USA.
  • Be allowed to use the prestigious forensic credential Certified Forensic Accounting Specialist (CFAS).

For today's world where you have to invest your own funds in training this IFBI forensic training program provides you with one of most affordable and best opportunities for you to get certified as a professional, to be able to work for private and public sector organizations large or small, work as an independent professional, advance your career or add to your income earning potential and both locally and internationally!

Venue & Course Fees

 Classes for the 2018 Academic Year begins on Thursday 22nd March 2018 in Chaguanas. Registration closes on 15th March 2018

Classes will be held on Thursdays in Chaguanas, Trinidad W.I. Time: 5.15pm to 7.45 pm. Classes begin on  Thursday 22nd March 2018. 

Program Fees :  TT$ 6,500.00 per semester       (TT$ 19,500.00 for complete program fees for 3 semesters)       
Registration Fee: TT$ 900.00                            Examination Fee of only US$ 400.00 (covering both exams) is due in semester 3

Affordable Payment plans are available for those requiring them

Option 1: Students can pay the semester fee of $6,500.00 plus registration of $900.00 to begin and the other semester payments at the start of each new semester.

Option 2: Students can pay half of the semester fee of $3,250.00 plus registration of $900.00 to begin, making two smaller payments of $3,250.00 at the start and middle of each semester.

For the time being IFBI is able to offer the most affordable rates for this high level of forensic training. Similar programs conducted with fully qualified forensic experts in North America & the UK cost over $200,000.00 TT dollars !

Take advantage of this unique opportunity now as you never know when you will be able to obtain this high level of forensic training at this low cost !

Student Eligibility
Students should possess at least 4 CXC subjects or two years working experience or any suitable combination of academic or professional qualifications and working experience.
The course is open to all categories of individuals: accounting personnel, accountants, auditors, banking personnel, investigators, executives, managers, supervisors, business owners, company employees, risk assessment and insurance personnel, attorneys, law enforcement and security personnel, ACCA graduates and students, and now graduating secondary school students. The program is open to all governmental, statutory and private organisations and private individuals.
Anyone who wishes to become trained in this profession, or wishes to add this exciting new field to their career, job, or organization.
Who have attended this highly acclaimed program and here's what they have said:
Since inception this highly acclaimed IFBI program has been totally oversubscribed. The program featured prominently in the news and a wide range of professionals, individuals, state and private employees, and students from most of the state and private organizations have enrolled either on their own initiative or through their organisations.  Some of these have included :
Petrotrin, Powergen, The Fraud Squad, T& T Police Service, Republic Bank, First Citizens Bank, Royal BankT&T, TSTT, WASA, T&T Defense Force, CL Financial,  Chanka Seeteram & Co., Herman Persad & Associates, Price Waterhouse, BP T&T, Atlantic LNG, Ministry of Labour, Customs, Inland Revenue, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Local Government, Piarco Regional Corporation,Carib Development Co, Innovative Security, International Shipping, Research Associates, Anti-Corruption Unit, Seereeram Bros, National Gas Co., National Petroleum, Vistar Financial Services, Caribbean Microfinance, Caddle & Associates, Siew Chartered Accountants, Bestcrete, Todays Optical, Digicel, Accountants and Auditors in private practice, Numerous private Individuals, ACCA students and graduates among many others.
Participants comments on the program have been nothing short of outstanding. Comments have included: The best program I ever enrolled in, “elated that I was finally able to obtain forensic accounting training and from forensic experts”, “very exciting and interesting”, “this unique course has given my career an unbelievable boost”, “the forensic training is superb”, “my organization has benefited tremendously”, "very professional and experienced lecturers" "great to get my training from actual practising forensic experts“, "excellent, comprehensive, valuable”, “exceeded my expectations” , “elated that I enrolled”, “a course like this was long overdue”, “a great investment to my future”.

This International Forensics & Business Institute's Certified Forensic Accounting & Fraud Detection Program is the recognised program for forensic accounting training!


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To Register
1. Complete and submit an Application form. The Online form is below.
2. Make payment of program fees (full or first semester) and registration fees 
   (Fees can be paid at any branch of Republic Bank Limited to: International Forensics & Business Institute, Account # 740800051802).

3. E-mail or fax us a copy of your Deposit receipt.
4. On confirmation of your payment your place in class will be confirmed.

You can register by submitting your Application Online or by phoning or faxing the relevant information to us

  • You can submit your Application Online by filling out the Online Registration Form at the bottom.
  • or you Download the Course Brochure and Application Form by clicking on the Download Course Brochure & Application Form link below
  • or you can phone in the application information directly to us.
Registration Deadline

Registration for 2018 classes is open. Classes begin on Thursday 22nd March 2018. Program ends in December 2018. Early registration is recommended

Registration Closes Thur 15th March 2018

Enroll Today!


Downloadable Course Brochure & Application Form



International Forensics & Business Institute is an Accreditation Council of Trinidad & Tobago Registered Institution

IFBI is also a member of ASTM International, the International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA), USA. and the International Society for Business Education (ISBE)

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Become trained in one of the most exciting, lucrative and rapidly growing professional fields worldwide as International Forensics presents for yet another year this highly acclaimed full forensic training program. It is a great advantage and investment to your future! 

Congratulations to all the new Certified Forensic Accounting Specilaists in the Caribbean! IFBI congratultes the graduates of the 2015/16 Class where 100% pass rate was achieved!