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IASCA Holds Various Training Courses in December in Jordan

30-Jan-2019

 

  • Jordanian Certified Public Accountant (JCPA) Preparation Course
    The Arab Society of Certified Accountants (ASCA)-Jordan held a graduation ceremony for the participants in the preparation course for the Jordanian Certified Public Accountant (JCPA) certificate. All subjects of the first paper “Legislation and Laws” as well as the second paper “Accounting and Auditing” were discussed. A CD containing the latest series of the Jordanian financial laws and regulations related to the requirements of practicing the profession and the questions of previous years was presented to the participants. Furthermore, books were also distributed that include the Jordanian legislation related to the profession and its associated decisions and all accounting and auditing subject materials related to the requirements of practicing the profession of a Certified Public Accountant in Jordan for the purpose of obtaining  the JCPA certificate.

    ‘Preparation and Presentation of Financial Statements’ Training Course 
    The Society held the course for employees representing various sectors in the Kingdom. The course aimed to educate the participants on the objectives of the financial statements and the specific characteristics of the financial information, the concepts and the principles underlying the preparation of financial statements. Moreover, the course also aimed at familiarizing the participants with the form and content of the financial statements and disclosures to be issued in accordance with the international accounting standards focusing on the requirements imposed by the newly issued international standards. Participants received a certificate of attendance at the end of the training course.   


     ‘Accounting for Non-Accountants’ Training Course 
    The Society held the course for a number of participants. The course aimed at introducing participants to the basic accounting concepts, the accounting cycle, approaches of recording and deferring accounting entries and inventory settlements. It also aimed at explaining the basic financial statements and the significance and benefits of every financial statement and how to analyze and explain financial statements for the purpose of managerial decision-making. At the end of the course, all participants received certificates of attendance. 

    ‘International Financial Reporting Standard 9 (IFRS 9) (Financial Instruments)’ Training Course 
    The Society held the course for a group of employees at the Jordan Engineers Association. It aimed at introducing the participants to the requirements of International Financial Reporting Standard 9 (IFRS 9): Financial Assets, which replaces the International Accounting Standard 39 (IAS 39). Furthermore, the course also aimed at introducing the participants to the initial recognition, classification, and subsequent measurement of financial assets on the date of the preparation of financial statements, along with the methods of recognizing the evaluation of financial assets' profits or losses and the needed disclosures. At the end of the course, all participants received certificates of attendance.

    JCPA Certificate Preparation Course
    The Arab Society of Certified Accountants (ASCA)-Jordan held a graduation ceremony for a group of employees of the Income and Sales Tax Department (Ministry of Finance) in the preparation course for the Jordanian Certified Public Accountant (JCPA) certificate. This course is the first in a series of courses to be held during the coming period with the purpose of training a large group of employees of the Ministry of Finance.  All subjects of the first paper “Legislation and Laws” as well as the second paper “Accounting and Auditing” were discussed. A CD containing the latest series of the Jordanian financial laws and regulations related to the requirements of practicing the profession and the questions of previous years was given to the participants. Furthermore, books were also distributed that include the Jordanian legislations related to the profession and its associated decisions and all accounting and auditing subject materials related to the requirements of practicing the profession of a Certified Public Accountant in Jordan for the purpose of obtaining  the JCPA certificate.

    ‘How to Prepare a Balance Sheet’ Contractual Training Course
    The Society held the course for a group of employees of the National Center for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Genetics. During the course, the participants were introduced to the procedures and policies to be followed related to revenue and collection, other topics related to procurement and payments, cash and banking, salaries and wages, and how to ensure the completion of internal control systems along with the importance of items. All participants received certificates of attendance