IFRS - Introduction


Cost for BPP PD Members: £415 + VAT 6 CPD Hours
(£599.00 + VAT for non BPP PD Members Click Here for details of our membership scheme).


This course will benefit those who have very little or no experience of international financial reporting standards (IFRS), and who are in need of a basic understanding of the differences between IFRS and UK GAAP.

Course content

All listed companies throughout the European Union are required to prepare consolidated financial statements that comply with IFRS.

This one-day course is designed to give participants an introduction to IFRS. It will focus on the basic differences between IFRS and UK GAAP. No prior knowledge of IFRS is assumed, however a general understanding of current UK GAAP treatments is assumed.

Learning outcomes include obtaining a greater understanding of:

  • 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

Please note that some of the more complex standards are covered in more depth in IFRS – A Comprehensive Refresher. .

"A certificate of completion will be provided by BPP Professional Education Limited upon request, following attendance."

This course has an online live option available. Same expert presenters delivering the same content to your desk or mobile over multiple days in short 180 minute sessions. Watch our 5 minute explainer video to find out more.

Online LIVE Dates - -

All online live sessions are 09:30 am to 12:30pm

Session 1 Session 2
23 October 2018 24 October 2018 Book Now

Course Dates

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London 10 Sep 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM  Spaces Book Now

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