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IFRS for SMEs study options

There are two ways to study for the IFRS for SMEs learning and assessment programme: Self-study online learning and Classroom and distance learning.

Self-study online learning

The IFRS for SMEs learning and assessment programme is certificate-level and available worldwide. Accessible online, it is a flexible and self-taught programme, so you can learn at a time convenient for you. The programme is a unique resource to help you develop a comprehensive understanding of the IFRS for SMEs standard.

The programme is available as a full learning and assessment programme, including online learning materials and online assessment. Alternatively, you can purchase the learning materials or assessment separately, giving you the flexibility to choose the programme element(s) that you really need. Whichever element you purchase, you will receive 12 months access.

You will also have access to regular IFRSs updates to the online programme to ensure your knowledge is up to date. While not forming part of the assessment, you will have access to technical updates throughout your 12-month access.

Study time

To complete the full learning and assessment programme we recommend on average 25-30 hours' study time, which may vary depending on your level of prior knowledge.

Classroom and distance learning

Some tuition providers offer classroom tuition and distance learning study options to support the IFRS for SMEs learning and assessment programme.