Professional Development

한국공인회계사회

A CPA shall complete the designated CPD activities on an annual basis in order to maintain and enhance professional competency, professional ethics, professional knowledge, and to acquire further knowledge and skills necessary to perform professional services as a CPA.

Professional Development
Type Minimum Requirements Other
New member license registration Within 6 months from the completion date of KICPA professional training A total of 60 hours (including 2-hour professional ethics and 4-hour accounting) Registering as a private CPA practice: a minimum of 20 hours of additional professional training must be obtained within 30 days of registration with the Financial Services Commission.
Upon 6 months from the completion date of KICPA professional training A total of 40 hours (including 2-hour professional ethics and 4-hour accounting)
Practicing members A total of 40 hours (including 2-hour professional ethics and 4-hour accounting) per year -