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The CPA Diploma in IPSAS Financial Reporting and the CPA Foundation Certificate in Cash Basis IPSAS Financial Reporting are brought to you by a partnership of CPA Ireland and Award winning e-learning publisher, Nelson Croom.


Dr Wayne Bartlett  Author

Dr Wayne Bartlett specialises in public sector financial management and budgeting and has worked as a consultant and lecturer throughout the world. After 7 years in the NHS in the UK, he joined the Home Office as Head of Accountancy Advice. He has worked closely with a number of Supreme Audit Institutions and has become an expert of the implementation if international accounting standards. Recent projects have taken him to Kosovo, Montenegro, Egypt, Guernsey, Macedonia (EU), Serbia, Romania, Rwanda, Lao PDR and Mozambique (World Bank), Fiji and the Philippines (AusAid). He is currently working with the World Bank in Romania and on projects in Azerbaijan and the Maldives and is about to undertake an IMF mission to Malaysia.

Professor Robert Kirk Academic reviewer

Robert Kirk is Professor of Financial Reporting at the University of Ulster. He specialises in the training of qualified accountants for CPD and has taught in Ghana, South Africa, Zambia, United States and Cyprus as well as delivering regular in house courses for large listed companies, SMEs and public sector entities on the subject of International Financial Reporting Standards. He has written a number of books on the subject and is a much published commentator in the professional accounting press. He has just completed his latest book, a practical guide to UK and Irish GAAP on the IFRS for SMEs.

CPA Ireland

CPA Ireland is a founding member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and a member of the Fédération des Experts Comptables Européens (FEE), the representative organisation for the profession in Europe.The CPA designation is the most commonly used designation worldwide for professional accountants.

Nelson Croom

Nelson Croom is a leading publisher of online professional development courses, providing CPD directly to accountants throughout the world through its own accountingcpd.net and through partnerships with professional bodies throughout Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Nelson Croom has twice been named E-Learning Development Company of the Year.


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