DipIFR - ACCA Diploma in IFRS

Jan 19, 2012

ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)

ACCA is the global body for professional accountants with 170,000 members and 436,000 students in over 180 countries. It has a network of 91 offices and centres.

Why ACCA Diploma in IFRS (DipIFR)?

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is a major issue for most companies and finance professionals. Over 90% of the world‘s leading economies either require IFRS or are converging with it, so few companies can afford to ignore the need for their staff to understand IFRS and its implications for their business and financial reporting. The ACCA Diploma in IFRS (DipIFR) is an international qualification within IFRS developed by the leading professional accounting organisation, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Obtaining this qualification will raise your professionalism in IFRS to the next level.

Who is the DipIFR for?

This programme is intended for professionals working in accounting, audit and finance who want to take a qualification exam in International Financial Reporting and broaden their knowledge of the theoretical and practical aspects of IFRS.

What will you gain?

  • Deep knowledge and understanding of the main principles of IFRS.
  • IFRS reporting skills, including the consolidation of financial statements.
  • Practical application of IFRS.
  • Practical experience with preparing IFRS financial statements.
  • The course is a combination of lectures, discussions and examples.

Why ACCA Diploma in IFRS (DipIFR)?

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is a major issue for most companies and finance professionals. Over 90% of the world‘s leading economies either require IFRS or are converging with it, so few companies can afford to ignore the need for their staff to understand IFRS and its implications for their business and financial reporting. The ACCA Diploma in IFRS (DipIFR) is an international qualification within IFRS developed by the leading professional accounting organisation, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Obtaining this qualification will raise your professionalism in IFRS to the next level.

Who is the DipIFR for?

This programme is intended for professionals working in accounting, audit and finance who want to take a qualification exam in International Financial Reporting and broaden their knowledge of the theoretical and practical aspects of IFRS.

What will you gain?

  • Deep knowledge and understanding of the main principles of IFRS.
  • IFRS reporting skills, including the consolidation of financial statements.
  • Practical application of IFRS.
  • Practical experience with preparing IFRS financial statements.
  • The course is a combination of lectures, discussions and examples.

A International sources of authority

  • The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and the regulatory framework

B Elements of financial statements

  • Revenue recognition
  • Property, plant and equipment
  • Impairment of assets
  • Leases
  • Intangible assets and goodwill
  • Inventories and construction contracts
  • Financial instruments
  • Liabilities – provisions, contingent assets and liabilities
  • Accounting for employment and post- employment benefits
  • Taxation in financial statements
  • The effects of changes in foreign currency exchange rates
  • Agriculture
  • Share-based payment
  • Exploration and evaluation expenditures

C Presentation and additional disclosures

  • Presentation of the statement of financial position, income statement and statement of comprehensive income
  • Earnings per share
  • Events after the reporting date
  • Accounting policies, changes in accounting estimates and errors
  • Related party disclosures
  • Operating segments
  • Reporting requirements of small and medium-sized entities (SMEs)

D Preparation of external financial reports for combined entities, associates and joint ventures

  • Preparation of group consolidated external reports
  • Business combinations – intra-group adjustments
  • Business combinations – fair value adjustments
  • Business combinations – associates and joint ventures

The standard training fee includes

  • 10 days of workshop courses.
  • Study materials including materials developed by PwC experts.
  • A comprehensive study plan for the final exam.
  • Advisory support of trainers for the period of the training course up to the exam.
  • Mock exam marked by the tutors and returned to the students.
  • Registration support provided by The Academy team.

Duration and structure: 10 modularised days

 

DipIFR course Autumn 2017
Part I. 13. - 14. September
Part II. 21. - 22. September
Part III. 16. - 18. October
Revision course 14. - 16. November
Mock exam 27 November
Official exam December 2017

 

Deadline for submitting registration documents is 4 March/10 September. Training materials and the exam are held in English language.

 

Fees  
Early bird (till 27th of February 2017) 1290 EUR without VAT
Standard registration 1510 EUR without VAT
3 days Revision course 345 EUR without VAT
Exam fee 260 EUR without VAT *

*Exam fee is subject to change

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Eva Hupková
Director, The Academy Leader
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Martin Šalgo
The Academy Sales Representative
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