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07 June 2022

IFRS - a comprehensive refresher


An essential refresher of international reporting standards, including the main requirements standards, (excluding industry specific standards), with practical examples throughout.

Who should attend?
This course will benefit anyone who is involved in the preparation or audit of financial information under IFRS Standards or FRS 101.

What you will gain
This two-day course provides an essential refresher on the application of IFRS Standards (International Financial Reporting Standards). It covers the main requirements of extant IFRS Standards (excluding industry specific standards) and provides illustrations and examples throughout to demonstrate the practical application of the standards.The course includes all standards and other pronouncements that are applicable for accounting periods commencing on or after 1 January 2020.

Completion of this course will enhance your ability to:

  • Prepare financial statements and financial information in compliance with IFRS Standards.
  • Understand the impacts that IFRS Standards have on the published financial statements of companies

Programme outline

  • IFRS reporting requirements and their UK context
  • First time adoption of IFRS
  • Format and content of financial statements
  • Accounting policies estimates and errors
  • Income statement issues including:Revenue; Taxation; Share-based payments; Employee benefits; Government grants; Foreign currency transactions
  • Statement of Financial Position issues, including:Property, plant & equipment; Intangible assets; Impairment of assets; Inventories; Leases; Provisions and contingencies
  • Financial instruments including: Classification and measurement; Recognition and derecognition; Impairments; Hedge accounting; Liabilities and equity
  • Disclosure issues including: Related parties; Operating segments
  • Group accounting issues including: Status of investments; Accounting for business combinations; Associates and joint ventures; Foreign subsidiaries

The course starts at 9.30am on both days. Lunch and refreshments are included for face-to-face dates, but not accommodation. 
12 CPD hours (where applicable). 

CIMA work in partnership with BPP Professional Education to offer CPD training courses

Booking Information

Date Location Price
7 June 2022 - 09:30 London - two day course Price: GBP 1,054.00
Member price: £949. Plus VAT on all prices. Accommodation not included
18 October 2022 - 09:30 London - two day course Price: GBP 1,054.00
Member price: £949. Plus VAT on all prices. Accommodation not included

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The venue for this course will be confirmed 14 days before the scheduled date. 

CIMA work in partnership with BPP Professional Education to offer CPD training courses.  

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