Start Date

Semester 1:
Fundamentals of Restructuring, Insolvency & Turnaround: 26 February 2024

Semester 2:
Advanced Insolvency: 29 July 2024

Delivery mode

UTS Component: Online
ARITA Workshops: Face-to-face or online


ARITA subscription /membership
We recommend you have three years’ industry experience before commencing the course


14 weeks (including breaks) per subject

Study Hours
10-12 hours per week

2024 Fees
$4,258 per subject (inc. GST)

ARITA Advanced Certification is a specialist qualification for those building their career – or who want to advance their already established career – in restructuring, insolvency and turnaround.

Aimed at practitioners with at least three years of experience, this postgraduate level course is delivered in partnership with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and provides future specialists in their fields with the expert knowledge and skills that are essential to make their careers successful and rewarding.

ARITA Advanced Certification is:
  • Australia's preeminent insolvency and restructuring course with thousands of graduates since 1991
  • a recognised qualification to become a Registered Liquidator or Registered Trustee
  • the only education pathway to becoming an ARITA Professional Member. 


Why do the ARITA Advanced Certification

This course is for restructuring, insolvency and turnaround professionals who want to:

  • accelerate their career
  • receive formal recognition for expertise in their area of practice
  • apply to become A Registered Trustee or Liquidator
  • become a professional member of ARITA.

On course completion ARITA will award you an Advanced Certificate in Insolvency.

Please note

  • You have to complete the ARITA Advanced Certification (successfully pass both subjects) within two years.
  • If you hold an ARITA Advanced Restructuring Certificate and would like to do the Advanced Insolvency subject, we will recognise your initial studies for a period of five years.
  • While completion of the ARITA Advanced Certification is a prerequisite for ARITA Professional Membership, completion by itself does not guarantee you will be accepted as an ARITA Professional Member. More about joining ARITA


This subject provides the foundation for restructuring and insolvency professionals by establishing the importance of professional conduct, builds the skills to identify insolvency and establishes a solid understanding of Australia’s formal restructuring tools.

This subject ensures a solid understanding of Australia’s formal insolvency regime for both corporates and individuals as well as building an understanding of the complicated issue of insolvency and trusts. This subject will meet the specialist insolvency education requirements to become a registered liquidator or registered trustee.

Your study support team

The UTS Faculty of Law has specialist staff with expertise in insolvency law and will draw on the expertise of staff from the UTS Business School and practitioners to ensure comprehensive, practical and relevant subject matter.

Insolvency workshops are led by experienced accountants and lawyers who specialise in insolvency.

ARITA Education Team

Karen Martin can help you with information about our courses and can assist with any education-related queries you may have.

If you have any questions or need help with enrolling in the Advanced Certification, please contact the Education Team.

[email protected] or 02 8004 4351

Not quite ready for the Advanced Certification?

If you’re after a bit more knowledge or experience before embarking upon the Advanced Certification, we recommend you try these first: