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Introduction to Charities - A Practical Guide

Training - Practical Workshops

Course Summary

Item Detail
Date TBC
Location Central London
Duration 9.30 - 4.30 PM
Participants Trainees and qualified staff wanting a better understanding of charity assignments
Speaker Andrew Jarvis
Member price £195 + VAT
Non member price £250 + VAT
Upcoming dates On demand training covering these topics will be available from May 2024. This course can also be run in house for firms. Please contact us for more details.

Content of Course

This course provides attendees with a comprehensive overview of the charity environment in England and Wales and the resulting financial reporting and audit implications. It is intended as an introduction for staff working on charity assignments for the first time or as a refresher for more experienced staff.

  • Introduction to charities and the charity sector
  • The different types of charity structure
  • An overview of dealing with charities, this will cover audits and independent examiner's reports in accordance with both the Companies Act 2006 and the Charities Act 2011
  • Financial Reporting, including the Charity SORP 2015 (FRS 102)
  • Consideration of Practice Note 11
  • How to approach key audit areas
  • Recent updates in the charity sector


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