U.S. GAAP Fundamentals for Finance Professionals Certificate

Financial accounting & reporting

Course

U.S. GAAP Fundamentals for Finance Professionals Certificate

Instructor: Kelen F. Camehl, CPA, MBA

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Duration

    25 hours

This online certificate course provides accounting and finance professionals an overview of U.S. accounting fundamentals and financial accounting and reporting principles.

Learning outcomes

  • Recognise reporting requirements for financial statements prepared using U.S. GAAP
  • Identify U.S. financial accounting concepts
  • Recall U.S. GAAP financial accounting and reporting requirements for specific transactions
  • Understand U.S. management accounting concepts.

£399.00 (CIMA members only)

£499.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Product information

Overview

As a financial professional you have already build your expertise in IFRS; however, a proficiency in U.S. GAAP will help you thrive in a global environment. The U.S. GAAP Fundamentals for Finance Professionals Certificate provides the core knowledge needed to work with company involved in the U.S. capital markets. Develop your global financial reporting fluency and set yourself apart.

On completion of all 15 self-paced modules within this programme, you will earn a digital badge to demonstrate your new global financial reporting fluency. Alternatively, you can purchase modules individually to specifically address your learning goals.

Modules include:

  • Regulatory Environment for Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Governance
  • The Accounting Cycle and Objectives of General Purpose Financial Statements
  • Overview of Financial Statements - Part I
  • Overview of Financial Statements - Part II
  • Planning, Budgeting, and Performance Assessments
  • Cost Accounting Concepts and Systems
  • Internal Control, Ethics, and Fraud
  • Key Principles and Financial Statement Presentation
  • Cash, Receivables, and Inventory
  • Other Assets, Property, Plant and Equipment, and Intangibles
  • Liabilities and Leases
  • Equity, Earnings Per Share, and Accounting Changes and Error Corrections
  • Revenue Recognition
  • Income Taxes, Interest, Compensation, and Other Income and Expense

This CPD program is eligible for a digital badge. Find out more about Digital Badges from the CGMA Store.

Group Learning

We offer group discounts and tailored learning plans for your team. Get started at CIMAglobal.com/learning.

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.

Duration:25 hours
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£399.00 (CIMA members only)

£499.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Instructor

  • Kelen F. Camehl, CPA, MBA

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