U.S. GAAP: Cash, Receivables, and Inventory

Financial accounting & reporting


U.S. GAAP: Cash, Receivables, and Inventory

Instructor: Kelen Camehl, CPA, MBA

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Duration


This course outlines U.S. GAAP accounting for cash and cash equivalents, receivables, and inventory; it includes the application of alternative methods used for writing off bad debts and costing inventory.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify types of cash equivalents and accounts receivable
  • Differentiate between methods used for bad debts write-offs
  • Recall the differences between perpetual and periodic inventory systems
  • Compare FIFO, LIFO, and weighted-average inventory cost methods
  • Recognise disclosures requirements regarding inventory

£39.00 (CIMA members only)


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Product information


This course outlines U.S. GAAP accounting for the following: cash and cash equivalents; receivables, including methods used for bad debts write-offs; and inventory, including differentiation between types of inventory systems (perpetual and periodic), inventory costing methods (FIFO, LIFO, and weighted-average).

This course is included in the U.S. GAAP Fundamentals for Finance Professionals Certificate.

Topics discussed:

  • Cash and cash equivalents
  • Receivables
  • Inventory systems
  • Inventory costing methods

Please note: This course is not designed for CPAs or individuals pursuing the CPA licensure pathway.

Who should take this course?

  • Accounting and finance professionals who work for enterprises required to comply with U.S. GAAP or are interested in understanding U.S. accounting fundamentals

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

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  • Kelen Camehl, CPA, MBA


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