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Group Accounting - Fundamentals

BPP Professional Education
Course summary
6 hours
634 GBP excl. VAT
London, Manchester, Online courses
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Course description

Group Accounting - Fundamentals

This course covers the fundamentals of the production of consolidated financial statements.

Whilst a basic understanding of accounting is required, no knowledge or recollection of group accounting is needed, as the course will begin from first principles. The course allows time throughout the day for delegates to practise what they are learning by doing exercises based on consolidation schedules and the adjustments required.

More advanced group aspects are covered in Group Accounting – Advanced.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

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

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Learning outcomes include obtaining a greater understanding of:

  • Acquisitions and mergers.
  • Preparing consolidated financial statements.
  • Accounting for subsidiary undertakings.
  • Goodwill.
  • Minority interests.
  • Fair values.
  • Intra-group transactions.

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

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BPP Professional Education

BPP Professional Education -  Accountancy, Tax, Financial Services, Law & Insolvency Courses

BPP Professional Education is one of the specialist examination-based and professional development training arm of the BPP Group, Europe's biggest professional education and publishing provider with 2,000 staff members across 40 countries and over 30,000 students per year. BPP Professional Education...

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