The Caribbean Institute of Forensic Accounting (CIFA) is the only Caribbean-based Institute dedicated to providing training in anti-fraud and forensic accounting throughout the region. Established in 2008, CIFA has provided training to industry professionals in approximately one hundred organisations spanning eleven Caribbean territories.

CIFA in collaboration with the Forensic CPA Society of the USA prepares students for examinations leading towards the FCPA™ (Forensic Certified Public Accountant) designation.

CIFA also offers Certificate Courses, which are open to all individuals who are interested in furthering their skills in Anti-Fraud and Forensic Accounting

Our in-house training programmes also enable organizations to develop the skills and training of their staff to indentify and prevent fraud.


To deliver world class education in the field of anti-fraud and forensic accounting by; providing relevant and up-to-date programmes, utilising the highest quality lecturers and training materials thereby enabling students and other stakeholders to maximize their full potential.


To be the Caribbean’s premier anti-fraud and forensic accounting education and training institution.

CIFA adheres to providing Equal Opportunity to all of our stakeholders including; students, members, lecturers etc.

Read our equal opportunity statement.