events | 01 February 2021

IFRS Consolidation Masterclass

This comprehensive course on consolidations is intended to give participants a refresher of the fundamental consolidation techniques and will subsequently delve into a number of complexities commonly encountered in medium to larger group consolidations.

Course Description:

The course will be based on 7 case studies giving participants a practical perspective to the subject matter.

The course consists of 4 sessions which will be covering the following topics:

Session 1: Basic Consolidations: going into the fundamental of one-tier group consolidations of subsidiaries under direct control and equity accounting for associates and joint ventures

Session 2: Multi-tier Group Structures: including consolidation of sub-subsidiaries and sub-associates

Session 3: Changes in Group Structures, dealing with piecemeal acquisitions, partial disposals and full disposals

Session 4: Consolidations with Foreign Subsidiaries illustrating the consolidation of a foreign subsidiary and the applicability of IAS 21

Target Audience :

Professional Accountants in Business (Financial Controllers and Group Accountants)

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course participants will be able to prepare consolidation workings for groups of different sizes and situations with minimal guidance


This course is aimed at accountants with some knowledge of group consolidations


10/11/2021, 15:00 – 19:15
17/11/2021, 15:00 – 19:15
24/11/2021, 15:00 – 19:15
01/12/2021, 15:00 – 18:15

VenueLive online session – details of how to join the meeting will be sent once registration is complete

Fee: €200 for all 4 sessions (€60 per session if taken individually) if booked by 31 August

If purchased after 31 August, the cost of the 4 sessions will be €250

MIA Accredited

CPE Hours:

This event has been accredited 15 hours of Structured CPE by the Malta Institute of Accountants and categorised as an activity relevant to the attainment of Core Competencies in terms of the Accountancy Board’s CPE Scheme and the Accountancy Board’s Accreditation Rules. The proof of attendance declaration will be sent at the end of the course.

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