An Introduction to Charity Accounting and Independent Examination

When 28 March at 9:45am to Wednesday 29 March at 4:00pm, 2017
Provided by ACIE: Association of Charity Independent Examiners

This two-day course aims to introduce participants to:

a) The principles of Charity Accounting and the form and content of charity accounts as required by the Charities SORP (FRS 102).

b) The principles and practicalities of undertaking an Independent Examination and the Charity Commissions’ Directions to independent examiners.

The cost includes course notes, refreshments and lunch during both days, but varies - see:  for details.

Non-ACIE members are welcome and the cost for them includes Affiliate membership for one year.

The trainer is Sarah Smith BA(Hons) FCCA FCIE.

Registered charity in England & Wales 1139609 & in Scotland SC039066.

Registered Company Limited by Guarantee 7461134.

Registered in England at The Gatehouse, White Cross, Lancaster LA1 4XQ.

Venue Northern Ballet
Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PA
Learning outcomes Attendees will be made familiar with the theory and practice of performing independent examinations on charity accounts in England & Wales in accordance with the Charities SORP (FRS 102).
Suitable for Participants will have little previous knowledge or experience in charity accounting but will be familiar with generally accepted accounting principles and reporting. They are likely to be qualified or experienced accountants and may have experience of auditing, but will be unfamiliar with independent examination.
How to book For on-line booking and payment go to: and search under Events Alternatively, if you wish to pay by by BACS or by cheque, download the PDF booking form from the website for details. Payment must be received by the ACIE office in advance of the course. If an invoice is required, request one from the ACIE office by email: or tel: 01524 34892.
Cost Varies - depending on if already a member of ACIE, and whether acting as a Voluntary Independent Examiner; see the ACIE website for details.