Accounting standards update 2017 - Webinars

This webinar goes through the changes in financial reporting that have occurred in the previous six months and key issues for the reporting periods.

Each webinar is facilitated by leading financial accounting expert, Carmen Ridley.  

Carmen is considered an expert in Australian and International Accounting Standards and is able to help entities interpret the requirements in plain English and in a practical manner. She specialises in presenting and authoring financial reporting and auditing training courses to a range of entities in both the for-profit and not-for-profit spaces. Carmen is also a member of the Australian Accounting Standards Board.

Carmen is also a key speaker for CPA Australia, having written and presented a number of the Financial Reporting Professional Development Courses and is a regular speaker at CPA Congresses and Conferences.

Carmen is a regular contributor to the professional accounting body publications, including Charter, InTheBlack and National Accountant.

Webinars are 1 CPD hour each.

Access to the recording of the webinar will be made available approximately 24 hours after the  webinar. Access is available for 12 months, giving you the flexibility to watch anytime, anywhere, on any device.

For an optimal experience please check webinar technical support  for testing and technical instructions.

Learning objectives

  • Changes in accounting standards
  • Accounting interpretations issued
  • Other relevant changes / publications / pronouncements
  • Discuss ASIC’s area of focus on financial reports
  • Where time permits, this session will also include information regarding contentious issues during the previous reporting period and/ or difficult accounting standards


Those working in external reporting, financial management, accounting administration, management accounting and financial accounting.

1 hour