Course Details

Session 1: Financial Reporting Focus for 2020

  • Triennial Review Implications for Financial Statements 1st of January 2019
  • Practical Review of New Format Financial Statements under Triennial Review
  • Top Financial Reporting Challenges and Mistakes in 2019
  • Reporting requirements for Accountants and Auditors in 2020

Session 2: Regulatory & Practical Issues for Irish Firms

  • FSSU and the New Schools Reporting Regime February 2020
  • Solicitors Accounts Regulations in 2019
  • Accounts and Audit for Property Management Companies
  • Audit Exempt Company Considerations for 2020

Session 3: Company Law for 2020

  • MLD4, MLD 5 & The RBO Deadline of November 2019
  • Practical Company Law Opportunities for Accountants
  • Directors and Intercompany Transactions and Disclosures
  • New Legislation in 2019 and Top Company Law Challenges for 2020

Session 4: Audit & Regulation Update

  • The New June 2019 IESBA Ethical Standards and Practical Application of Companies (Statutory Audits) Act 2018
  • The Brexit Audit Impact
  • Practical Opinion forming for 2020
  • Top Audit Challenges and Mistakes in 2019

Feedback from Previous Participants

“Course is one of the most relevant I have attended. Pace is fast but enough info to highlight areas of concern for further consideration. Presentation is excellent and clear.”
Siobhan McEvoy, McEvoy & Co.

“Excellent course, plenty of useful material delivered at a manageable pace. Great takeaways for future reference.”
Clair Grant, David M Breen & Co.

“Once again, Des has demonstrated why OmniPro are the market leaders in assisting accountants in practice.”
Gary Loughlin, Loughlin & Co.

“Keep doing what you are doing. Well done! Very well-structured delivery, excellent presentation. Presenter very knowledgeable in all aspects of the course”
Margaret Fahey, Eamonn Keane & Co


Downloads / Bonus Material

  • FRS102 Triennial Review Fact Sheet
  • FRS 102 Triennial Review Template Financial Statements
  • FSSU Practical Guidance Document
  • Schools Letters of Engagements – Audit, Non-Audit, Incorporated & Un-Incorporated
  • Annual Company Compliance Checklist
  • Annual Client Opportunity Checklist
  • New Client Results Conversation Template
  • Director and Intercompany Transactions Quick Guide
  • RBO Customer Communication Pack
  • 2019 Live Sample Audit Opinion Pack

CPD Facilitator

Des O’Neill: Co-Founder and Managing Director, OmniPro

Having worked for a number of years in practice, Des O’Neill co-founded OmniPro to develop tools, techniques, products and services, empowering accountants to achieve their best. Over 15 years, he has grown the company to a multi-million-euro turnover business and established OmniPro as Ireland’s largest independent provider of CPD for accountants.

Des speaks regularly, at national and international fora, on practice development, auditing, accounting, company law and regulation. He is passionate about bringing innovation to the profession and empowering accountants to achieve what they want in their careers and practice.