ACCOUNTING FOR NON-ACCOUNTANTS
by Dr. Rufo R. Mendoza
Former Vice-Chair for Professional Regulatory Board of Accountancy
October 21, 2020
1:30pm – 4:30pm
Regular Rate Php 1,499.00 + VAT starting October 15, 2020
Early Bird Rate Php 1,399.00 + VAT until October 14, 2020
Group Rate Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 or more pax
Inclusive of the Webinar Session and the Digital Certificate
This webinar provides the foundation for understanding accounting as the language of business. It is designed primarily for individuals without accounting background but whose work requires an understanding of how business transactions are captured in accounting records and transformed into financial statements. The seminar covers the whole accounting cycle from transaction analysis to financial statement preparation.
Who Should Attend the Seminar?
- Entrepreneurs and business owners
- Business analysts and decision-makers
- Bookkeepers and accounting assistants
- Employees, officers, and managers of businesses
Outline of Topics
Session 1 – Accounting as the Language of Business
This session introduces accounting as the language of business. It clarifies the different types of business transactions that impact on the accounting process. Discussions will provide the participants with working knowledge on how accounting information could be used in various functions of the management, specifically in making business decisions.
a. Business Transactions, Supporting Documents, and Books of Accounts
b. The Accounting Process
c. Types of Financial Information
d. Business Decisions Derived from Accounting Information
e. Accounting Information System Requirements
f. Types of Business and Forms of Business Organizations
g. The International Financial Reporting Landscape
Session 2 – Capturing Business Transactions in the Books of Accounts
This session covers the constructive phase of accounting and details the steps in the accounting cycles. The focus will be on the different books of accounts that should be maintained by an organization.
a. Chart of Accounts
b. Specialized Books of Accounts
c. Need for Adjusting Entries
d. Mandatory Accounting Procedures
Session 3 – The Structure and Contents of the Financial Statements
This session deals with the structure and contents of the balance sheet and income statement. It covers the classification of assets, liabilities, owners/shareholders’ equity, income or revenues, and expenses.
a. Current and Non-Current Assets
b. Current and Non-Current Liabilities
c. Owners’ or Shareholders’ Equity
d. Presentation of Income and Expenses
RESOURCE SPEAKER – Dr. Rufo R. Mendoza
- Dr. Rufo R. Mendoza was a member of the Professional Regulatory Board of Accountancy for seven years, where he was the Vice-Chair for three and a half years. He was also the Chair of the PRC’s Continuing Professional Development Council for Accountancy for five years. In his tenure in the BOA, he represented the country in the ASEAN Meetings of Professional Regulatory Authorities for the Mutual Recognition Arrangement on Accountancy Services. He was also the country’s delegate to the APEC Senior Officials Meeting in Accounting Services. He was PICPA’s national awardee as Outstanding CPA in Professional Development in 2008 and Outstanding CPA in Government Service in 2010.
- He has more than 20 years of experience in external audit and internal audit of private businesses. He has 15 years of extensive experience in consulting with international development organizations in the area of public financial management that covers the internal control system, risk management, and internal audit. He was Consultant at World Bank, UNDP, European Commission, Australian Agency for International Development, and United States Agency for International Development.
- He has a master’s degree in development management and a Ph.D. in community development and agribusiness management both from the University of the Philippines Los Baños, where he was awarded membership in three international honor societies.
- He taught in the graduate school of leading universities in the Philippines, including the Asian Institute of Management, Ateneo de Manila University’s School of Government, UP Open University, University of Philippine Los Baños, and De La Salle Lipa.
- Currently, he is a National Capacity Development Expert at the Asian Development Bank.
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