03 November 2021

IFRS - introduction


A concise introduction to preparing financial statements under IFRS, this course will also update your knowledge of the basic differences between IFRS and UK GAAP.

Who should attend?
Those with very little or no experience of international financial reporting standards (IFRS), and needing a basic understanding of the differences between IFRS and UK GAAP. All listed companies throughout the European Union are required to prepare consolidated financial statement that comply with IFRS.

What you will gain

  • an introduction to IFRS
  • knowledge of the basic differences between IFRS and UK GAAP

Programme outline

  • the IFRS regulatory environment.
  • the format and contents of IFRS financial statements.
  • commonly encountered balance sheet issues.
  • commonly encountered income statement issues.
  • the content and requirements of key IFRS and how these differ from UK GAAP.

Some of the more complex standards are covered in IFRS - a comprehensive refresher.

No prior knowledge of IFRS is assumed, however, a general understanding of current UK GAAP treatments is assumed.

The course starts at 9.30am. Lunch and refreshments are included.
6 CPD hours (where applicable). 

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

Booking Information

Date Location Price
3 November 2021 - 09:30 London Price: GBP 634.00
Member price: £571. Plus VAT on all prices.

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