Enrol in the African Accounting Academy

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Title: Enrol in the African Accounting Academy

About Haystack

Haystack is an online platform, providing training and recruiting in East Africa.

At Haystack, through our flagship course, the African Accounting Academy, we quickly equip students with the skills required to excel in an accounting role and match them with employment opportunities, through practical and job-relevant training. Our students are rigorously tested before graduation, ensuring they have what it takes to succeed in an accounting role.

Website: https://haystackafrica.com

About the African Accounting Academy

The African Accounting Academy is our flagship online course, developed by two experienced Canadian CPAs. The course is 100% online so you can complete it anytime (days, evenings, weekends) and from anywhere.

The course prepares you for an entry-level role in accounting or finance. The course contains approximately 80 to 100 hours of training, broken down into 15 modules. Each module has videos, exercises, case studies, and assessments. Our course is exclusively offered online. It is available anytime, anywhere so you complete it at your own pace.

What you get?

  • 80 to 100 hours of training, designed with only one goal – get you ready for a professional job.
  • Your name, contact information, CV and test scores stored in our database – to match you to entry-level jobs and our recruiting partners.
  • Access to highly qualified CPAs, who act as your course facilitators – available to answer questions and provide guidance.

Download the full course outline: https://s3.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/haystackafrica/Course+Outline+-+February+2019.pdf  

What you need?

  • Computer, with Excel and Google Chrome*
  • Stable internet connection
  • A University degree

*A computer and a stable internet connection are required to complete the course. There are certain exercises that can be downloaded to your computer and completed offline. However, the majority of lessons, videos, exercises, and end of lesson quizzes require an internet connection.

A mobile phone can be used for some lessons, but using Excel and QuickBooks Online requires a computer.


Our February 2019 cohort is limited to a maximum of 50 students at a special discounted rate of $30 USD per student, payable in Rwandan francs.

The next enrolment period will begin in March 2019 at the regular price of $75 USD, payable in Rwandan francs.

Enrol online at https://haystackafrica.com/students.

If you have any questions, please send us an email to info@haystackafrica.com.