International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) Practice Guide for Public Sector Accountants and Auditors

Date Format Fees  
02 May - 05 May, 2023 Classroom ₦200,000 Register
12 Sep - 15 Sep, 2023 Classroom ₦200,000 Register
19 Dec - 22 Dec, 2023 Classroom ₦200,000 Register
02 May - 05 May, 2023 Classroom ₦200,000 Register

Event Details

Many governments around the world are extending the information provided by transitional cash-based accounting with accrual-accounting information in accordance with IPSAS or similar standards. This four-day workshop will impact the practical guide of IPSAS for public sector Accountants.



Accounting Policies, Changes in Accounting Estimating and Errors

  • Changes in accounting estimates
  • Changes in accounting policies
  • Correction of fundamental errors
  • Extraordinary items
  • Items requiring separate financial statement disclosure


Impairment of Cash-Generating and Non-Cash- Generating Assets

  • Impairment Identification
  • Recognition and Measurement
  • Impairment reversals
  • Disclosure requirements
  • Cash-generating items



  • Public sector entity inventories
  • Inventories held for sale
  • Inventories held or distribution


Financial Instruments

  • Financial assets, liabilities or equity classification
  • Off-balance sheet instruments
  • On-balance sheet instruments


Segment Reporting and Related Party

  • Identification of related parties
  • Disclosure requirements
  • Distinguishable Activities


Practical Guide for Accountants

  • Role of Accountants
  • IPSAS Guidelines for Accountants
  • Recent development and changes


Disclosure of Financial Information about the General Government Sector

  • Disclosure Requirements



All Accountants and Auditors in the Public Sector.



The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH:              2nd - 5th May, 2023  

2ND BATCH:             12th - 15th Sept, 2023

3RD BATCH:             19th - 22nd Dec, 2023

  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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