An introduction to IFRS


This course provides an introduction to accounting under IFRS. It starts by considering the driving factors behind the development of IFRS accounting treatments and then introduces the overall structure and presentation of the accounts. It then provides an insight into the key accounting areas and how they impact the statement of financial position and the statement of financial performance.

For those experiencing IFRS for the first time this course provides the perfect starting point by providing a solid basis upon which additional knowledge can be added at a later time. Key aspects of accounting treatments are presented and discussed in a straight forward and understandable manner.

Learning outcomes:

On completion of this course, participants will have a greater understanding of:

  • The international context of IFRS
  • The structure of the accounts
  • The presentation of the accounts
  • The key accounting areas

Authored by: Lincoln Miles

Lincoln Miles is a financial reporting consultant and trainer specialising in IFRS, US GAAP and UK GAAP. He has worked as an auditor for PwC, has been a presenter and technical author for BPP and provides bespoke consultancy and training to companies throughout Europe.

CPD Points: 1

CPD Duration (hours): 1

Access: 12 months from purchase date

Price (excludes VAT): £35.00