Courses and trainings for companies - Ernst & Young Academy of Business

IFRS Update - course in English

24 June 2021 | Online
Price: 150 Euro net

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The course aims to provide an update on recent developments in IFRSs.
Through case studies, we give practical guidance on and resolve difficult issues companies may face in preparing/analyzing financial statements under IFRS.
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This training course is addressed to those responsible for preparing and analyzing financial statements under IFRS. It is intended for people who already have a knowledge of international standards and need to update this knowledge, especially due to new or amended standards introduced in the last two years.

Course methodology

  • This is a one-day course, which will comprise a mixture of lectures, questions and answer sessions, practical exercises and illustrations. Delegates will receive full course notes in English
  • Training will be conducted in English
  • This is an ONLINE LIVE training programme with the following features:
    • Classroom effect’ so that everyone knows who the other participants are and can communicate with them and tutor via chat;
    • Sharing screens so that participants can view the trainer’s screen and work together with them in real time;
    • Possibility to communicate via audio with small groups or when the trainer allows;
    • Downloadable materials all in one location, printable;
    • Surveys, polls, MCQs and open questions during the training: responses broadcast in real time (under the trainer’s control);
    • CPD certificates issued to participants.


All participants will be given course materials which include:
  • Summaries of the IFRS standards governing the issues included in the programme 
  • Case Studies with solutions
The above materials are for use during the course and, more importantly, as a reference for participants in their day-to-day work.


  • IFRS 16 - leases: practical issues of the new lease standard
  • IFRS and IC updates
  • IFRS 15 - revenue from contracts with customers: lessons learned - the first practical experience
  • Implementation of IFRS 9 on Financial Instruments

See the brochure (under the Download tab) for more details.

Date: 24 June 2021

Our training days run from 10:00am to 13:00pm.

Price: 150 Euro net

This is an ONLINE LIVE course - join us wherever you are in the world!

The Trainer: Brian Connolly, FCA, ACMA

Brian is an expert trainer with the EY Academy of Business and lectures in US GAAPACCA and the International Finance Postgraduate Studies programme. He has co authored the 12 day EY Diploma in IFRS programme.

Brian graduated from University College Dublin in Ireland. He is professionally qualified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland (ACA), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (ACMA) and the Institute of Taxation in Ireland (AITI). He has trained clients in many countries, including Germany, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Kuwait, Bahrain and UAE.

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Aleksandra Trych

tel. +48 505 171 636

Please ask me about our corporate rates and about organising this course in-house - I will be happy to discuss your needs and accommodate this course to your timezone. 

Participants will receive 7 CPD (Continuous Professional Development) credit hours.

Our courses fulfil the requirements of the professional development schemes of international professional bodies such as ACCA, IIA, PMI®, etc.