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Financial Accounting and Reporting Course


This course will bring you bang up to date with your knowledge and practical skills in corporate financial reporting. As well as providing a useful refresher in accounting fundamentals the course provides a comprehensive update on the most recent developments in the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) framework.

This workshop focuses not just on the preparation and presentation of financial statements but will also provide a thorough briefing on how to analyse and interpret modern corporate financial reports.


5 Days


  • Financial Accounting Team Members
  • Financial Planning and Budgeting Professionals
  • Strategic Planning and Head Office Team Members
  • Corporate Communication and Investor Relations Professionals
  • Investment Analysts and Advisers
  • Auditors and Tax Managers


At the end of this IRES training seminar, you will learn to:

  • Understand the Role of Financial Reporting in Managing Performance
  • Prepare Financial Statements in accordance with IFRS Standards
  • Critically analyse and Interpret Financial Statements and Reports
  • Assist in developing Integrated Reports for your own Organisation
  • Apply practical Excel skills in reporting and forecasting


  • The Business Context for Accounting and Reporting
  • Key Financial Accounting Principles and Practice
  • Update of recent developments in IFRS Reporting
  • IAS and IFRS Standards relevant to the Financial Statements
  • Framework, Structure, and Format of Financial Statements
  • Creative and Fraudulent Accounting Practices
  • Analysis and Interpretation of Corporate Financial Reports
  • Business Performance Benchmarking and Improvement
  • Predicting Corporate Failure from Financial Analysis
  • Using Financial Statements for Business Forecasts
  • Designing Internal Financial Reports with Impact
  • Recent Developments in Integrated Reporting (IR)


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.


The training is residential and will be held at IRES training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814


This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our training centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254715077817, +254(020) 211 3814 or mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 28th October 2019.

Send proof of payment to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Payment for all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

1.    Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.

2.    No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met.

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 5 Days
Event Date 04-11-2019
Event End Date 08-11-2019
Cut off date 28-10-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 69,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 790
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 920
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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