Continuous Professional Development

Basic Functions & Responsibilities


  • Preparation of Annual Training Plan (ATP)
  • Organizing Training Sessions as per ATP
  • Organizing short courses requested on a particular topic by AGP Office, Field Offices and Other Government Establishments
  • To assess the training needs of Field Offices
  • Collaboration with other academies/institutions
  • Coordination with all the Regional Academies working under administrative control of PAAA, Lahore
  • Announcement of course three weeks prior commencement.
  • To invite all the Field Offices through:
    • Fax
    • Letters
    • Phone calls
    • E-mails


  • Hiring experienced and knowledgeable resource persons
  • Taking care of infrastructure, electronic aids and other accessories
  • Providing comfortable surroundings and sitting arrangements
  • Course contents are designed and developed by CD&MDU Wing of PAAA, Lahore.
  • Upcoming and latest courses are designed by the Officers trained abroad.
  • Course contents are provided to the resource persons.
  • After course completion, course material is e-mailed to the participants as well.




  • 113 Newly Recruited Senior Auditors of various Field Audit Offices were trained by the SC wing.
  • The SC wing not only met the target of Planned Courses but also conducted additional courses as Demanded by various offices/departments.
  • The SC wing has successfully conducted 03 Workshops on “Quality Assurance & Use of Suitable Titles for Audit Paras” for BS-19 & 20 Officers at PAAA, Lahore, Islamabad and Karachi.
  • The SC wing has successfully conducted 03 Workshops on “Report Writing” for BS-19 & 20 Officers at PAAA, Lahore, Islamabad and Karachi.
  • A 03-Days workshop on “Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorist Financing Legislations Policies and Practices” is being arranged for Senior PA & AS Officers.
  • Consequent upon acceptance of requisition of Controller General of Accounts the courses are being arranged for newly recruited Senior Auditors of various accounts offices.


Sr. #Courses onDuration in Days
1Training workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD Mandatory, Topic to be Short Listed)03
2New Accounting Model (NAM) (CPD-Mandatory) [with focus on Accrual Based Accounting]03
3Audit of Internal Controls–Preparatory course on CIA (CPD Mandatory)    05
4Training Workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD Mandatory,  Topic to be Short Listed)03
5Audit Cycle / Certification Audit / FAM /Working Paper Kit       (CPD Mandatory)05
6Rules of Business (ROB) (CPD Mandatory)03
7Audit of Inventory Control and Stock Management 03
8Training Workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD Mandatory,   Topic to be Short Listed)03
9Understanding of Public Financial Management at Federal & Provincial Level & Strategic Level Understanding Fiscal and Monetary Policy (CPD Mandatory)04
10Analysis of Financial Statement of Companies (CPD Mandatory)03
11DDO Training and Budget Preparation / Audit of Assignment Accounts & Special Drawing Accounts (SDAs)        05
12Official Correspondence & Report Writing, Presentation & Communication  Skills03
13PAC Briefs in Urdu with In page typing05
14Quality Management Framework (QMF) (CPD Mandatory)03
15Audit Of Works03
16Training workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD Mandatory,  Topic to be Short Listed)03
17Leadership & Management Skills (CPD Mandatory) [Decision making, Negotiation and Conflict Management, Leadership Skills and Code of Ethics (ISSAI) ]05
18Procurement Under PPRA Rules, 200403
19Audit of Fraud & Corruption / Forensic Audit (CPD Mandatory)05
20Understanding of CPEC Power Sector Reviews/ NEPRA Tariff Determination/ Commercial Procedures of DISCOs/ Audit of Subsidies05
21Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) (CPD Mandatory)05
22Managing Work for DAC (CPD Mandatory)02
23Pension Audit02
24Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)  (Module 1 to 7) (CPD Mandatory)10
Holy Month of Ramadan   No Course scheduled
25Audit of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) (CPD Mandatory)3
26Project Auditing & Foreign Aided Projects (CPD Mandatory)3
Preparation of Annual Training Plan 2022-23