International Financial Reporting Standards for Compensation Professionals
Understand the international accounting standards that steer global compensation and benefits decisions.

Global compensation is shaped by ever shifting international accounting standards and reporting requirements: Keep up with this critical information and ensure you and your financial peers are communicating clearly and using the same terms by gaining the insights provided in this course.

What You Will Learn 

  • Gain an overview of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and International Accounting Standards (IAS).
  • Understand the objectives of financial reporting and how to identify and work with key stakeholders.
  • Determine how financial statements relate to your compensation and benefits work.
  • Learn key financial statements (such as income, financial position, cash flows and more) and the power of the notes that accompany accounts.
  • Examine IAS 19 short- and long-term benefits, as well as post-employment and termination benefits.

Who Will Benefit from This Course? 

This course is ideal for HR, payroll, and global rewards professionals who want to become more fluent in international accounting standards and key financial statements while understanding how these relate to short- and long-term employee benefits.

Course Credits

WorldatWork Certification: 
Successful completion of this course and its accompanying exam can be applied to the Global Remuneration Professional certification.

WorldatWork Recertification: 

  • Course — 2.0 credits
  • Exam — 0.5 credits 


  • Course — 1.6 credits
  • Exam — 0.9 credits

    HRCI Recertification: 

    • Course — 16 classroom hours 

    SHRM Recertification: 

    • Course — 16 classroom hours

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