HCC School Of Professional Studies

The School of Professional Studies at Heritage Christian College is set up to provide training and industry relevant courses, Continuous Professional Development (CPDs) and Professional Certification Programmes as well as specific company-demand short courses.


The school offers training in the following professional certification programmes:  

  • Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG)
  • Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIB)
  • Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)
  • Institute of Commercial Management (ICM)
  • Information and Communication Technology Short Courses

Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG)

Levels to complete

  1. Level One (Financial Accounting, Business Management & Information Systems, Business & Corporate Law, Introduction to Management Accounting)
  2. Level Two (Financial Reporting, Management Accounting, Audit & Assurance, Financial Management, Public Sector Accounting & Finance, Principles of Taxation)
  3. Level Three (Corporate Reporting, Advanced Audit & Assurance, Advanced Taxation, Strategic Case Study)

Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIB)

Levels to complete

  1. Level One (Principles of Banking Law, Introduction to Accounting, Economics of Banking, Elements of Banking, Principles of Management)
  2. Level Two (Law Relating to Banking, Management Practices, Customer Services – Marketing & the Competitive Environ, The Monetary and Financial System, Quantitative Methods for Decision Making)
  3. Level Three (Financial Reporting, Planning & Analysis, Bank Strategic Information Management, International Trade Finance, Credit Management – Lending, Banking Operations-Regulation, Market Practice & Treasury Management, Practice of Banking-Law & Practice

Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)

Levels to complete

  1. Level Three (Foundations Certificate in Marketing)(Marketing Principles, Customer Communications, Digital Essentials)
  2. Level Four (Certificate in Professional Marketing) (Marketing, Integrated Communications, Customer Experience, Digital Marketing)
  3. Level Six (Diploma in Professional Marketing) (Strategic Marketing, Mastering Metrics, Driving Innovation, Digital Marketing)
  4. Level Six (Digital Diploma in Professional Marketing) (Digital Strategy, Driving Digital Experience, Mastering Digital Channels
  5. Level Seven (Post graduate Diploma in Professional Marketing) (Global Marketing Decisions, Corporate Digital Communications, Creating Entrepreneurial Change)

Institute of Commercial Management (ICM)

Levels to be enrolled on 

  1. Certificate (for those who have not attempted the chosen ICM programme)
  2. Diploma Level (if you have completed the certificate level of the same programme)
  3. Advanced Diploma (if you have done the Diploma level of the same programme already)

Courses to be enrolled on (ICM)

  • Journalism and Media Studies
  • Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations
  • Professional Computing (Information Technology)
  • Project Management
  • Human Resource Development
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Studies

Information and Communication Technology Short Courses

  1. Introduction to Computing
  2. Basic Computing (Computers evolutions Components and functionalities, Widows environment)
  3. Intermediate Computing (Programming Principles: Python, C++)
  4. Advanced Computing (Graphics & Designs, Database design, Networks, Android Apps)
  • Microsoft Office Suit Applications
  • Basic Computing (Word Processing, Spreadsheet Application, Presentation Application)
  • Intermediate Computing (Word Processing Spreadsheet: functions, formulas, Charts, Database)
  • Advanced Computing (Word Processing Spreadsheet: Pivot, Models, Analysis, Visual Studio, and Microsoft.net)
  • Web and E-commerce
  • Basic Computing (The Web as a resource of information, Surfing the web, Emails and Web Communication)
  • Intermediate Computing (Web Design, Tools and Developments)
  • Advanced Computing (Dynamic Web, E-Marketing, E-Commerce)


  • Weekday Evenings (Monday – Friday, 5:30 – 8:30)
  • Weekend (Saturday and Sunday, 3pm – 6pm)

For further enquiries:

Patricia – (+233) 0249 404 759

George – (+233) 0246 687 0652