Introduction to IFRS

General information Programme Date & participation Location

IFRS Master Class Module 1

Module 1 covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to the IFRS Masterclass
  • The IFRS Framework
  • First time adoption (IFRS 1)
  • Segment reporting (IFRS 8)
  • Presentation of financial statements (IAS 1)
  • Interim reporting (IAS 34)
  • How to solve IFRS accounting topics

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For whom?

The IFRS Master Class is intended for professionals with a background in finance having a responsibility in the accounting, reporting and/or controlling area. Basic accounting knowledge and experience is required to use the knowledge offered during this Master Class to its utmost.

Why is this training relevant?

The IFRS Masterclass is relevant to finance employees of companies reporting (or planning to report) under IFRS.

Who are the trainers?

The trainers are professionals and members of the PwC Accounting and Valuation Advisory Services (AVAS) group who use the IFRS standards assisting clients with IFRS transitions and/or complex IFRS accounting topics on a daily basis.


8:30 Introduction
8:45 IFRS Background
9:45 Basics: IAS 1 and the Framework
10:15 Coffee break
10:45 Interim reporting
11:00 First time adoption (IFRS 1)
11:15 Segment reporting
12:30 Conclusion


  • Spring 2015

PE Points

Attending an individual module earns Auditors and Controllers 4 PE points. You will receive a certificate after attending the training.


The price for attending an individual module amounts to € 475,- excluding VAT.
This amount includes course material and lunch.

The price for the full IFRS Masterclass amounts to € 3.450,- excluding VAT.


Would you like to register to one of these trainings? Please send us your application one month ahead of the training outset. In case you wish to register after the deadline has passed, please contact us by telephone.


  • Kantoor PwC Amsterdam

    Thomas R. Malthusstraat 5

    1066 JR Amsterdam