Group Accounting - Advanced


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).


Aimed at accountants moving into a group role or who feel they need a refresher of the more difficult aspects of group accounting. Others working in an accounting environment would also benefit from learning more about consolidation processes. The course covers group requirements under both IFRS and FRS 102 (The Financial Reporting Standards applicable in the UK and RoI).

Course Content

This course examines the more advanced aspects of consolidated financial statements including piecemeal acquisitions, complex group structures, disposals and group reorganisations, giving practical case studies to demonstrate how the principles are applied using consolidation schedules and the adjustments required.

A basic understanding of group accounting is presumed. However, the course includes a brief recap of the basics. Alternatively, Group Accounting - Fundamentals provides more detail.

Learning outcomes include obtaining a greater understanding of:

  • The fundamentals of preparing group accounts.
  • Associates and joint ventures.
  • Complex group structures.
  • Disposals.
  • Reorganisations.
  • Overseas subsidiaries.
  • Merger accounting.
  • Proposed changes.

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

Course Dates

Location Dates Time Availability  
London 14 Sep 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM  Spaces Book Now
London 27 Nov 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM  Spaces Book Now

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