Intermediate Financial Reporting 1: CPA preparatory courses

Learn about the Intermediate Financial Reporting 1 CPA preparatory course.

If you are seeking admission to the CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP) or the Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance (ACAF), you can take CPA preparatory courses to gain the knowledge requirements you are missing.

Intermediate Financial Reporting 1 is an instructor-facilitated (core) course that builds on the skills acquired in Introductory Financial Accounting, focusing primarily on the assets side of the statement of financial position, including:

  • cash
  • receivables
  • inventories
  • capital
  • intangible assets
  • investments

The syllabus provides detailed information on the content of the course as well as the other CPA preparatory courses.

Prerequisite courses

You must complete or receive exemption from the following prerequisite courses in order to take Intermediate Financial Reporting 1:

2017 schedule

This course is delivered provincially — or, in some cases, regionally — on a part-time basis to offer maximum flexibility and accessibility. Please contact your provincial/regional body to see which offerings are available in your area.

Semester 2:

  • Course start date: March 18, 2017
  • Final examination date: May 12, 2017
  • Final marks release date: May 29, 2017

Semester 3:

  • Course start date: June 24, 2017
  • Final examination date: August 11, 2017
  • Final marks release date: August 28, 2017

Semester 4:

  • Course start date: October 7, 2017
  • Final examination date: November 24, 2017
  • Final marks release date: December 11, 2017