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Centennial 2010
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Competency: Accounting & Financial Reporting Standards
Seminar Code: 00777
Format: Two Day
CPD Hours: 14
Availability: Spaces available

Register before Feb 28, 2018 and pay the early fee!
Date: Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM-4:00 PM
Location: Aloft University Hotel
2359 Banff Trail NW
Calgary, Alberta
Meeting Room: Tactic 3
Fee Options: Tickets Required: 14 ticket(s)
Fee Required: $1,025.00 - Early Member
$1,025.00 - Early Non-Member
$1,105.00 - Regular Member
$1,105.00 - Regular Non-Member
Seminar Description: This two-day seminar is designed to review ASPE from cover to cover encompassing all the Handbook sections and guidelines and is aimed at individuals seeking a complete review of ASPE together with some not-for-profit impacts. The seminar will provide information about all of the standards that make up Part II of the Handbook with illustrative examples and exercises in certain measurement, recognition and disclosure areas. In addition, the seminar will identify and outline the accounting policy choices available to management in applying ASPE.

Examples and exercises will cover some of the newer or more common concepts of accounting used by private enterprises or areas where practice review has identified struggles or challenges. Some supplemental information to address ASPE application for not-for-profit organizations will be included at a high level.

Familiarity with current accounting frameworks

The seminar and the materials provided do not review in depth the transition to ASPE or provide a comparison of ASPE to the previous accounting standards or IFRS.
Seminar Outline:
  • Accounting standards framework & general standards
  • Financial instruments
  • Tangible assets
  • Long-term assets
  • Non-financial liabilities
  • Shareholder equity
  • Revenue & other expenses
  • Other disclosures & other matters
  • Sample financial statements
  • Numerous note examples
  • ASPE basics related to joint ventures
  • ASPE basics related to real estate transactions
  • Transition guidance as an appendix
Who Will Benefit: Those seeking a robust and complete review of ASPE including individuals who have been detached from Canadian standards in recent years may find this seminar beneficial to regain a technical accounting base of standards to be used by private enterprises. Individuals involved in the not-for-profit sector may also find this seminar useful because of the ASPE measurement, recognition, presentation and disclosure requirements applicable to not-for-profit accounting and reporting.
Seminar Leader(s): GREAVES, Kent
Special Notes:
Additional Offerings:
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