CPA Australia | Career Guidance System

Assessment overview

Assess your capabilities within your chosen knowledge areas. There are four capability areas to choose from and you can select part of, or all the areas. Against each skill, consider the level you are now: developing, competent, proficient or expert, then check the most appropriate. You're able to edit your answer at any time by clicking the assessed skill. Once you have finished click the generate My Capability Plan button below.

You only need to assess yourself against those capability areas of relevance to you in order to generate the plan.

Financial planning
Forensic accounting
Financial accounting
Audit and assurance
Management accounting
Finance/financial risk management
Corporate governance
Financial modelling
Business analysis
Completed 0/ 11
Risk management
Regulatory environment
Business planning
Leveraging technology
Project management
Customer focus
Commercial and business acumen
Completed 0/ 7


Leading others
Thinks strategically
Leads change
Coach and develop for excellence
Manage talent
Build high performing teams
Completed 0/ 5
Leading self
Delivering results
Emotional judgement
Adaptive mindset
Critical thinking
Problem solving and innovation
Ethical behaviour
Communicates effectively
Influences others
Manages relationships
Diversity awareness
Completed 0/ 11