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Credit for prior learning

Credit for prior learning or CPL is our term for exemptions. High quality learning and assessment in other relevant qualifications is appropriately recognised by the award of CPL.

Applying for credits with an academic qualification

You may be eligible to apply for CPL if you hold a relevant degree.

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Applying for credits with a professional qualification

You may be eligible to apply for CPL if you hold professional qualification.

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Credit for prior learning FAQs

Frequently asked questions about credit for prior learning, also known as exemptions.

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AAT-ACA fast track

A progression route designed by ICAEW in partnership with the AAT

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AAT-ACA fast track

A progression route designed by ICAEW in partnership with the AAT