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Diploma in Charity Accounting (DChA)

The Diploma in Charity Accounting (DChA) inspires confidence and demonstrates that you have the skills and knowledge to make a real difference to organisations in the charity and voluntary sector. There are two ways to obtain the DChA.

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DChA (experience route)

The DChA experience route is designed for senior professionals in charity accounting.

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Bayes Business School DChA study route

The DChA study route is designed for those looking to progress their skills in charity accounting and financial management.

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Benefits to employers

DChA will inspire your employees to inspire confidence.

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Register of DChA award holders

Access the register of DChA award holders, sorted A–Z by surname.

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Frequently asked questions about the DChA.

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DChA testimonials

Find out what others are saying about the DChA.

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DChA Brochure

The DChA is awarded by ICAEW to those who can demonstrate a high level of competence in charity accounting and financial management.


Further information

Contact the team for further information or advice on the DChA qualification.

Email +44 (0)1908 248 250