|College:||The Learning Group|
|Course:||Certified Financial Accountant: Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks|
|School:||Bookkeeping and Accounting Studies|
|Programme Type:||ICB – The Learning Group Short Course|
|Partner Institute:||ICB – The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers|
|Award Issued by:|
|Accredited by:||Your Unit Standard Certificates will be accredited by FASSET|
|SAQA ID:||This short course is based on part of the SAQA Qualification “National Diploma: Financial Accounting”, SAQA ID 20366|
|NQF Level:||This short course is based on part of a SAQA Qualifications that has an NQF Level of 06|
|Course Duration:||7 – 9 months|
|Entrance Criteria:||Successful completion of ‘Management Accounting Control Systems’|
What is ICB Short Course: Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks
This course will give you a good knowledge and understanding of Financial Reporting, especially with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
Successful completion of ‘Management Accounting Control Systems’
Recommended 7 – 9 months of study
In order to complete the ICB Short Course: Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks course, students will have to complete the following subjects:
Introduction to IFRSM
The framework of accounting
Presentation of financial statements
Property, plant and equipment
Impairment of assets
Provisions, contingent liabilities and contingent assets
Events after the reporting period
The effects of changes in foreign exchange rates
Accounting policies, changes in accounting estimates, and errors
Earnings per share
Statement of cash flows
Group Statements Volume 1
A group of entities and its financial statements: theory and background
IFRS 3 (AC 140) Business combinations
Consolidation at acquisition date
Consolidation after acquisition date
Adjustments and sundry aspects of group statements
Consolidation of complex group
Interim acquisition of an interest in a subsidiary
Group Statements Volume 2
Sample questions 3, 10 and 11
Consolidated statement of cash flows
Assessment and Award
For this particular course, you will have to successfully complete and submit assignments prescribed by The Learning Group. Once you have successfully completed the necessary assignments prescribed by The Learning Group, you will be awarded with a Short Course Certificate from The Learning Group.
Also, once you have successfully completed the necessary assignments prescribed by The Learning Group you will have to successfully pass exams with the ICB.
In order to write exams with the ICB you will have to:
• Apply to the ICB and register with them to write their exams
• Submit a Portfolio of Evidence to the ICB on the day of your exams
The Learning Group will help you every step of the way with this.
Upon successful completion of your exams, the ICB will certify you with a Statement of Competence showing the respective Unit Standards which you have completed and FASSET will award you with a Unit Standard Certificate for any Unit Standards that you successfully complete.
Please note that this programme is accredited by FASSET.