Certificate in International Financial Reporting (CertIFR):

Duration: 36 Hours


The CertIFR is designed to help you understand how International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) are used around the world, to explain how the International Financial Reporting Standards Foundation (IFRSF) / International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) work and how these are being changed, to examine the fundamental requirements of IFRS on a standard-by-standard basis and also to provide guidance on how to use IFRS in practice.

Course Outline:

  • The nature and operations of the IASB
  • The status and use of IFRS around the world
  • Presentation and profit
  • Accounting of assets and liabilities – Part 1
  • Accounting of assets and liabilities – Part 2
  • Group accounting
  • Disclosure standards
  • Principle differences between UK/US GAAP and IFRS
  • Current issues in IFRS standards