ATHE Presents International Payments and Tax Agents (PTA-ATHE®)

Regulated Qualifications and Endorsements

About PTA-ATHE®

The International Payments and Tax Agents (PTA-ATHE®) certifications comprise three regulated qualifications and three competency-based endorsed programmes. These are:

Qualifications:

  1. ATHE Level 7 Extended Diploma for Payments and Tax Agents
  2. ATHE Level 7 Diploma for Payments and Tax Agents (Finance and Taxation Management)
  3. ATHE Level 7 Diploma for Payments and Tax Agents (Human Resource Management)

Endorsed Programmes:

  • CCPA (Skills for Payments and Tax Agents) Level 1/Advanced
  • CCPA (Skills for Payments and Tax Agents) Level 2/Intermediate
  • CCPA (Skills for Payments and Tax Agents) Level 3/Elementary

The ATHE Level 7 Extended Diploma and Diploma for Payments and Tax Agents qualifications are regulated by Ofqual (the UK Government’s Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) and awarded by ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education), a global awarding organisation.

The competency-based CCPA (Skills for Payments and Tax Agents) endorsed programmes, part of the International Payments and Tax Agents (PTA-ATHE®) certification, are awarded by ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education) and the IFA (Institute of Financial Accountants).

As well as receiving formal certification from ATHE and the IFA, learners successfully completing these qualifications and endorsed programmes are all entitled to International Payments and Tax Agents (PTA-ATHE®) status。Holders of the above six qualifications and certificates are all entitled to the rights of International CCPA agents (PTA-ATHE®)