Financial Accounting, Reporting and Analysis

General

Program Description

Financial Accounting, Reporting and Analysis

Key Information

  • Course Code: AFB105
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Fee: £2725

Course Outline

Introduction

  • Financial reporting
  • The difference between profit and cash flow
  • Qualitative characteristics
  • Financial accounting
  • Limited companies’ financial statements
  • Accruals principle
  • Prudence
  • Pulling everything together

Financial Reporting in Context

  • The financial reporting system
  • Corporate governance, sustainability and ethics
  • Published financial statements of companies
  • Techniques for the interpretation of financial statements

Statement of Profit or Loss Reporting Issues

  • Reporting performance
  • Revenue from contracts with customers
  • Earnings per share
  • Taxation

Statement of Financial Position Reporting Issues

  • Property, plant and equipment, and impairment
  • Intangible assets
  • Inventories
  • Liabilities
  • Financial instruments
  • Leases
  • Employee benefits and share-based payments

Consolidated Financial Statements

  • Subsidiaries
  • Associates, joint arrangements and statements of cash flow

Target audience

This financial analysis training course is suitable for:

  • Accounting and financial specialists.
  • Those who wish to understand how to interpret the financial statements of business entities.
  • Those who wish to learn the mechanics of preparing financial statements under IFRS.
  • Individuals charged with the responsibility of providing financial information about a reporting entity that is useful to users in making decisions.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand:

  • How financial information is prepared and presented.
  • Why accounting is done in this way.
  • What the resulting information actually means for users.

What is Included:

  • 30 hours of classroom-based training
  • Apple iPad
Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

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