About SHP

Open the door to a successful and satisfying career in finance

Who We Are

SHP provides professional development opportunities and representation for Brazilian finance and accounting professionals globally. 

The finance school SHP Financial Training was founded in Brazil in 2014 by British finance professional, Susan Hawkins, as a centre of expertise for globally recognised professional certification in accounting and finance.   

  • The school is accredited to offer training for international certification in accounting and finance, in addition to the dissemination of valuation techniques, financial modelling and business English.   
  • With flexible learning options, SHP offers live online sessions for Brazilian finance professionals, wherever they are in the world. 
  • It is the only ACCA Gold Learning Partner in Latin America, and one of over 300 around the world. 


The recruitment agency SHP Financial Recruitment was founded in 2021 to focus exclusively on the professional representation of Brazilian holders and students of internationally recognised qualifications, sourcing candidates from the SHP Financial Training alumni base and connecting them with career opportunities at our partner organizations worldwide.  

  • Provides career guidance to Brazilian finance professionals who are students of or hold internationally recognised qualifications in finance, to help them to take advantage of opportunities in the finance and accounting field both within Brazil and abroad. 
  • Demonstrates to employers the characteristics and benefits of internationally recognised qualifications in finance and helps them to source high quality candidates.  


What We Do

SHP Financial Training offers training opportunities for finance professionals who would like to assume leadership positions in Brazil or abroad.

Students and Professionals

  • Training for international graduate certifications.
  • Networking and access to job opportunities.
  • Events with speakers from Brazil and abroad.

Connecting professionals to organizations that need talent with relevant skills

Banks and Companies

  • Source of talents with English, technical knowledge and professional experience.
  • Training your team with the necessary skills for the success of your organization.
  • Live online.

Our differences

Qualified and certified instructors

Proven teaching methodology

Classes with few students, favoring learning

Flexible learning options (live online)


SHP Financial Training is one of more the 300 ACCA-approved learning providers worldwide and the only one in Latin America. Accreditation by ACCA indicates compliance with ACCA norms and standards for teaching and disseminating the institution’s global content.


SHP Financial Training is accredited for Continuing Professional Education by the Brazilian Federal Accounting Council (Conselho Federal de Contabilidade).

Click here to see list of accredited courses.

Where we are

All of our classes are offered live online currently being replaced by live online classes until further notice. We would like to thank all of our students for their flexibility as we react to this new reality, it is much appreciated. Recordings are available in case students miss a class. 

CFA Institute does not endorse, promote or warrant the accuracy or quality of SHP Financial Training. CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.

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