The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) received a fresh boost to its training partner portfolio when 31 organisations including some of the country’s highly respected corporates came on board as new training partners. The new companies which are categorised as non-public practice organisations will provide practical training for aspiring Chartered Accountants who are studying under the Business, Corporate and Strategic Levels of the CA Sri Lanka programme. The new training partners were formally recognised by at a certificate awarding ceremony which was held recently in the presence of Mr. Sanjaya Bandara, President of CA Sri Lanka, Mr. Chamara Abeyrathne, Chairman of the Student Training & Skill Development Committee, Ms. Dulani Fernando, Chief Executive Officer of CA Sri Lanka and Ms. Lakmali Priyangika, Director Student Affairs of CA Sri Lanka.
Training partners play a key role in guiding and producing chartered accountants as they help impart vital skills ranging from leadership to technical so that the student can successfully transition and be corporate ready at the time of completing the globally recognised Chartered Accountant programme. The new training partners are Abans Finance PLC, AF Jones Exporters Ceylon Private Limited, Akzo Nobel Paints Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Avarna Pvt Ltd, Avery Dennison Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau, Ceylon Cold Stores PLC, Ceylon Leather Products Limited, CIC Feeds (Pvt) Ltd, Crystal Martin Ceylon (Pvt) Ltd, D Samson Industries (Pvt) Ltd, Fonterra Brands Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Generation Next Trading (Pvt) Ltd, Harcros Chemicals (Private) Limited, Jetwing Hotels Limited, Kiddies & Toys International (Private) Limited, Lak Jaya Micro Finance Limited, Melstacorp PLC, Millennium Information Technologies (Private) Ltd, Pyramid Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Sarvodaya Development Finance Limited, Senok Trade Combine (Pvt) Ltd, Siam City Cement (Lanka) Ltd, Singer Finance (Lanka) PLC, Skynet WWE (Pvt) Ltd, South Asia Gateway Terminals (Pvt) Ltd, Sri Lanka Army, Stretchline (Private) Limited, Technomedics International (Private) Limited, Trade Promoters (Pvt) Ltd and Yaden International (Pvt) Ltd.