Phoenix Financial Training, Dubai joins hands with Impelsys to impart innovative digital courses to support professional financial qualifications in ACCA, CIMA, CFA, and CMA


Impelsys Inc., a market leader in digital publishing and EdTech (Educational Technology) solutions today announced a business partnership with Phoenix Financial Training Ltd., a leading Dubai based learning provider offering specialized qualification courses for finance and accounting professionals in the region. The partnership will see Phoenix leverage Impelsys’ course development practice and learning delivery infrastructure to design and deliver specialized digital courses that would enable aspiring students of finance and accounting to tackle ACCA, CIMA, CFA, and CMA certification exams.

Phoenix Financial Training is a DIFC (Dubai International Financial Centre) licensed training company offering a combination of best-in-class exam based training for UK and US professional accounting and finance qualifications whilst also catering to the customized needs of corporate clients through bespoke financial courses aimed at building financial capability within organizations.

Phoenix, in their endeavor to offer guaranteed success in professional financial certification courses to diligent students, will use state-of-the-art technology to deliver a classroom experience to the online environment. Impelsys, with its EdTech expertise spanning over a decade, will support this initiative by developing new SCORM courses and distributing the courses through their flagship content and learning delivery infrastructure, iPC Scholar.

“With iPC Scholar and Impelsys’ digital courseware development practice we can now extend our reach across the globe” says James Winder, Project and New Markets Manager at Phoenix FT. “After establishing ourselves as a Platinum standard training provider in the Gulf region including our involvement in training initiatives for leading corporates, governmental and semi-governmental organizations, we now aspire to spread our wings to other parts of the world. We believe this association with Impelsys will help us maintain our high standards of delivering professional education as we expand cross the globe.”

David Thomasson, Founder and Managing Director of PFT –  ‘The digital space for online delivery of financial education is a crowded and competitive market place. Given this, at Phoenix, we have strived to develop highly innovative and sophisticated approaches to content that leverage our best in class teaching methodology. We are experts in classroom delivery and in choosing our IT partner it was necessary to find a company that shares our goals, values and ambition. We have found that partner in Impelsys and it is a privilege to work with them on this ground-breaking project

Sameer Shariff, Founder and CEO of Impelsys said, “We are excited about the partnership and eager to work with Phoenix. It gives us great joy to know that our technology is, in some way, responsible for making quality education accessible for the masses and we are truly excited to support phoenix in their effort to expand their global presence”.   

About Impelsys

Impelsys is a leading provider of technology solutions and services for education providers, publishers and enterprises – managing content and learning delivery on their flagship platform – iPublishCentral Suite, the World’s Most Comprehensive Read-to-Learn Solution. Impelsys also provides courseware development and content engineering services across digital product development lifecycle, helping clients build new digital products ranging from ebooks to simulations to online courseware.

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About Phoenix Financial Training

Phoenix Financial Training was established in Dubai in 2006 by David Thomasson and Victoria Hartley. The  majority of their current students are from the UAE and India but they also operate across the wider MENASA region. Phoenix Financial Training is a DIFC licensed institute providing approved courses in ACCA, CIMA, CFA, and CMA.