The objective of GRAP 13 is to ensure that appropriate recognition criteria and measurement bases are applied to leases and that sufficient information is disclosed in the notes to the financial statements.
ABOUT THIS COURSE
This module aims to provide participants with a thorough understanding of the requirements of GRAP 13, including the following areas:
- Identifying the type of lease or lease arrangements.
- The characteristics of finance leases.
- The appropriate accounting treatment for recognising and measuring finance and operating leases as well as how to deal with sale-and-leaseback arrangements.
- The disclosure requirements for finance and operating leases.
WHO SHOULD ENROL?
Understanding of basic accounting principles based on any national standards in the public sector. No advance preparation is required for this course. It is recommended for those individuals who require a high level overview and awareness of the core GRAP accruals based standards including:
finance and accounting managers of public sector entities that have adopted GRAP or are in the process of doing so
accounting practitioners, consultants and external auditors, analysts of public sector entities
accountants and finance staff of public sector entities and similar agencies (e.g. Municipalities) that have adopted GRAP or are in the process of doing so
accountants and finance staff moving from private to public sector environments
government officials and project managers responsible for GRAP transition
operations managers of public entities needing an awareness of public sector financial reporting
internal auditors of entities that have adopted GRAP or are in the process of doing so.
- Lectures 8
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 10 week
- Language English
- Students 0
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes