Certified Aboriginal Financial Manager Diploma

Program Description

The CAFM diploma program prepares individuals to work in the financial management field.  The CAFM accounting designation is granted when Yellowquill College diploma candidates successfully complete all courses and meet the requirements of the Aboriginal Financial Officers Association.  In addition, students who want to continue  on to the Chartered Professional Accountant designation may transfer the diploma credits from the CAFM program to the Bachelor of Business Administration at the University of Winnipeg.    

Level 1 - 1st Year
Introductory Financial Accounting 1-A
Introductory Financial Accounting 1-B
Communications
Ethics and Traditional Values
Strategy & Decisions
Aboriginal History
Law

Level 2 - 2nd Year
Intermediate Financial Reporting 1
Managerial Accounting 1
Intermediate Financial Reporting 2
Corporate Finance 
Information Technology  
Aboriginal Human and Fiscal Issues
Sage Accounting Software Application

Courses are also available in a modular format. Each course runs for three months and students attend classes one week a month at the College. In addition, the program is offered through correspondence. These options enable students who are currently employed to study while continuing to work.

Admission Requirements

  •  Senior 4 or equivalent standing, or

  • Mature student with a combination of education and experience

 Yellowquill College Credit Transfers to University of Winnipeg