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Online Diploma in IFRS

Study online at your own pace for this internationally recognised qualification and demonstrate your knowledge and competence in IFRS financial reporting. 

Why do this course?

The G20 along with other major international organisations support the goal of a single set of high quality, global accounting standards. Modern economies rely on cross border transactions and the free flow of capital. Currently more than a third of all financial transactions occur across borders and this number is expected to grow. IFRS standards address this challenge by providing a high quality, internationally recognised set of standards that bring transparency, accountability and efficiency to financial markets around the world. 

Course Aims

The Online Diploma in IFRS, run with IFRSacademy.net, provides participants with an in-depth knowledge of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). 

This Diploma will enable you to:

  • Understand and apply IFRS standards
  • Implement the standards within your organisation
  • Provide the best practical advice on the application of the standards
  • Create and interpret financial statements compliant with the standards

Method: Interactive Online Study
CPD Credit: 70 hours
Cost: €550 (+VAT) 
You will be directed to an external website for booking


1 IFRS: The Structure of Financial Statements
2 IFRS: Property, Plant and Equipment
3 IFRS: Other Non-Financial Assets
4 IFRS: Income, Revenue and Revenue Recognition
5 IFRS: Financial Instruments
6 IFRS: Expenditure, Provisions and Taxation
7 IFRS: Accounting for Business Combinations
8  IFRS: Key Accounting Policies and Other Reporting Considerations
IFRS: Specific Sectors

Key Details

 About the Diploma How it Works  Booking & Pricing  Author Information

Costing €550 (ex. VAT) with 70 CPD hours of fully interactive online study, together with exercises, scenarios, action plans and self-study assignments make the CPA Diploma in IFRS Financial Reporting the most engaging and learner friendly programme available.

Social features enable you to share and learn from other learners as well as the experts, so you feel supported along the way.

Each of the 9 modules has an assessment so you can monitor your progress and know how you are doing before you get to the final assessment.

online modules and accompanying assessments build towards completion of this prestigious certificate, fully accredited Diploma by the CPA Ireland.

Author: Dr Wayne Bartlett, CPA

Wayne Bartlett CPA, is an experienced public financial management specialist with experience of working in over thirty countries. He is heavily involved in CPA Ireland’s IPSAS work chairing the CPA Ireland IPSAS advisory board as well as being lead author on the ipsasacademy.net developed with CPA Ireland and Nelson Croom.

Academic reviewer: Professor Robert Kirk

Robert Kirk is Professor of Financial Reporting at the University of Ulster. He specialises in the training of qualified accountants for CPD and has taught in Ghana, South Africa, Zambia, United States and Cyprus as well as delivering regular in house courses for large listed companies, SMEs and public sector entities on the subject of International Financial Reporting Standards. He has written a number of books on the subject and is a much published commentator in the professional accounting press. Robert is also the author of CPA Ireland Skillnet’s publication A New Era for Irish and UK GAAP – A quick reference guide to FRS102