The CIFA Designation
The Certified International Forensic Auditor (CIFA) designation is an international credential for Forensic Auditing Professionals with the right skill set of a global Professional Forensic Auditor with diverse background in all aspect of Forensic Auditing.
IICFA’s CIFA Designation is a series of evaluation exams, designed for the development of Professional Forensic Accountants and Auditors. Endorsed by leading university programs and industry firms, it is the global standard for Forensic Auditing Generalist.
The CIFA Exam Structure
Built by a broad coalition of industry leaders to reflect the mission and objectives of the IICFA and to establish the leading form of education, accreditation and certification in the Forensic Accounting profession, the CIFA count candidates from over 100 countries
To earn the CIFA Certification, you must pass a 6-part Exam, earning a score of 80% or better on each part. You may study for and take each part of the Exam separately. A minimum of two papers can be taken at a sitting. Before taking the CIFA Certification Exams however, please ensure you meet the prerequisites for certification. These include a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with 2 years minimum experience plus an Associate Membership of the IICFA.