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ICAEW Campus Ambassador Training Day 2019

Welcome to the ICAEW Virtual Campus Ambassador Training Day and congratulations for being selected this year. We’re very excited to welcome you to ICAEW! The sessions today will provide you with all the information you need for your new role. Instructions for how to view the sessions are below.


The sessions today cover a wide range of information and will be delivered by members of the team you’ll be working with at ICAEW. This is a great opportunity for you to meet us, and learn more about who we are, our qualifications, and your new role.
Please note, it is compulsory for you to attend every session, as we want you to be successful during your time with us. You can access the sessions by clicking the appropriate links, and registering by entering your name.
11:00 Welcome
11:10 An introduction to ICAEW and the team
This session will provide you with key information about ICAEW, as well as introduce you to the executive who will be looking after you.
11:30 An introduction to Ascendant
Ascendant are the recruitment agency who will be working with ICAEW throughout your employment. In this session, David Forbes will go into further detail about who Ascendant are.
11:45 The ACA and routes into the profession
Discover more about one of the most prestigious business qualifications available; the ACA.
This session will also explore alternative routes into chartered accountancy.
12:15 USS
This session provides an overview to USS including what the scheme is and how it benefits students who sign up.
12:45 Break and right to work checks
Your right to work check will take place via a video call. David will be calling the email address or phone number you provided us with. Please make sure you answer the call.

13:45 An introduction to public speaking
Find out the top tips for public speaking, giving you the confidence to carry out your duties as Campus Ambassador, whether you’re doing lecture shout outs, or careers fairs.
14:15 ICAEW marketing channels
This session will explore the channels and messaging we use to promote ICAEW’s qualifications. You will be expected to drive students to these channels and use them as sources of information.
15:00 Role objectives and marketing plans
Laura will clarify what you will do while you’re working for us, and what we expect of you while you’re representing ICAEW on campus.