Tutorials recorded by our subject matter expert  Salesh Nandan who will guide you through the subject matter in a structured manner

Subject Essentials facilitates an in-depth understanding of the subject material – provides a study structure to set you up for success. Subject matter experts guide you through the study guide in a structured manner providing understanding and insight into the key principles and concepts that will enable you to master the subject.


  • unique and extensive study materials to facilitate all learning styles
  • study guide covered in-depth, addressing key learning objectives that are examinable
  • network and share ideas with fellow candidates via the Forum in your LMS
  • specifically developed materials to support and supplement your learning
  • master your exam techniques, to provide you with confidence going into the exam

Study Option Inclusions

21 hours of recorded tutorials & café sessions
  • guides you through the study guide in a structured manner
Module Summaries
  • provides base knowledge and understanding of key areas for each module of the study guide
  • provides insight into the subject matter
  • accessible 24/7
Quick Reference Index© (QRI)
  • a great tool to use for revision and in the exam
  • an index to assist you in navigating the study guide
  • adaptable to meet your specific requirements
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ's)
  • questions are aligned to the study guide modules, timed with feedback provided
  • designed to test your knowledge of the modules in the study guide
  • identify the strengths and weaknesses of topic areas
  • comprehensive range of questions covering the study guide
  • structured differently to Practice Tests
Exam Revision Checklist© (ERQ)

• detailed checklist of study areas by module
• will facilitate more effective revision of subject content
• specifically aligned to the study guide
• helps identify areas that may require extra focus

PDL Support Slides
  • developed by PDL Academy with significant enhancement by PDL Academy tutor insights
  • provides an extensive high-level summary of material content
  • reinforces the core knowledge from the study guide
  • aligned with the CPA study guide learning objectives
Practice Tests
  • 4 timed online tests
  • structured in accordance with exam weighting, format, and style
  • timed based with instant feedback
  • performance feedback identifying strengths/weaknesses aligned to subject modules
  • developed by our PDL Academy subject matter experts
  • designed to fine-tune your exam preparation
PDL Exam Guide & Videos
  • tips & techniques to prepare you for the exam
  • guide to help you prepare and understand what to expect leading up to and during the exam.
  • 4 short videos on exam tips and what to expect in the exam