CERTIPSAS - Certificate In International Public Sector Accounting Standards - (English)

UAE, Dubai
Dates flexible (4 weeks)
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Course Overview

IPSAS have been developed to enhance the quality consistency and transparency of public sector financial reporting worldwide. Issued by the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board - IPSASB - they are cash-based standards and accruals standards used for the preparation of general purpose financial statements by governments and other public sector entities around the world.

Who should take this course



Certificate Awarded

Course content

An overview of the work of the Board - IPSASB - including its organisation the characteristics of public sector entities the relationship between IPSAS and the corresponding International Accounting Standards - IAS or International Financial Reporting Standards -IFRS - the purpose of financial statements and any on-going projects:

  • Financial statement presentation and accounting
  • Financial Performance
  • Accounting for assets and liabilities
  • Consolidation
  • Cash basis IPSAS
  • First time adoption of accrual based IPSAS
  • Forthcoming proposals for change

About Course Provider

The Accountants & Auditors Association (AAA) is the national accountancy body of the United Arab Emirates. We are a not-for-profit organization and have Undertaken Key strategic initiatives to develop the accountancy and finance profession in the country. The Association was established in 1997 through a federal mandate with the key objective of building capacity of the national accountancy and finance profession in line with best global practices and standard. We actively work with related authorities to propose the accounting and auditing standards in the country , suggest new regulatory standards for the profession. We deploy the highest standards of ethical and professional conduct to our members.

AAA's mission is to serve our members, the profession and society. We support the Ministry of Economy ‘s vision of achieving 100 professionally qualified UAE nationals in the field of accounting practice by the year 2021. Our core values are: credibility and transparency, professionalism, continuing professional development, effective relationship and partnership management, and community & public service.

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