This site uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some are essential to make our site work; others help us improve the user experience. By using the site, you consent to the placement of these cookies. Read our privacy policy to learn more.

Health & welfare plans

About this topic

Based on the AICPA Competency Framework: Employee Benefit Plan Auditing, these learning resources are designed to enhance CPAs’ knowledge and skills necessary to perform high-quality employee benefit plan audit engagements. Use these resources to build competencies around auditing employee benefit plans and set yourself apart in the market so that clients and employers feel confident in your work and ability to conduct these audits.

Check your knowledge

Take a knowledge check to evaluate your proficiencies and find related learning resources.

Get started

Employee Benefit Plans: Audit and Accounting Guide

Designed to bridge the gaps between the what, why and how to satisfy your auditor responsibilities, this guide gives you confidence when issuing your audit reports, or...

Publication Financial reporting Intermediate

Codification of Statements on Auditing Standards

Delivers the current Statements on Auditing Standards (SASs) and related interpretations in a codified format, giving you the most up-to-date information, you need to...

Publication Authoritative guidance Foundational

Documenting Your EBP Audit: What You Need to Know

Tackle the areas of Employee Benefit Plans (EBP) audits where detailed documentation is critical to supporting the audit conclusions.

Webcast Defined contribution plans Foundational

Employee Benefit Plans Industry Developments - Audit Risk Alert

Features discussions on new developments and issues auditors may face in their current audits, and a look at what's in the pipeline that may affect your engagements.

Publication Audit risk assessment Foundational

Intermediate Employee Benefit Plans Audit Certificate Exam

Complete this exam to demonstrate your ability to perform employee benefit plan audits and earn the Intermediate Employee Benefit Plans Audit Certificate.

Course – Online Defined contribution plans Intermediate

Advanced Auditing for Employee Benefit Plans

This interactive CPE course will help to enhance your competencies related to employee benefit plan audits. It contains mock audit case studies and advanced learning...

Course – Online Audit risk assessment Advanced

Advanced Health and Welfare Plans Audit Certificate Exam

This exam tests your ability to plan, perform and evaluate health and welfare plans, in accordance with AICPA standards and DOL rules and regulations.

Course – Online Health & welfare plans Advanced

Auditing Employee Benefit Plans

Written by a member on the expert panel for EBP, this CPE course is designed to give you an understanding of requirements and audit procedures related to defined...

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Financial reporting Foundational

AICPA Peer Review Must-Select Industry Update: Employee Benefit Plans

Offering valuable information essential to all peer reviewers of employee benefit plan (EBP) audit engagements, this course discusses key areas of focus in the Peer...

Course – Online Defined contribution plans Foundational

Documenting Your EBP Audit: What You Need To Know

Tackle the most common areas in EBP audits where detailed documentation is critical to supporting the audit conclusions.

Course – Online Defined contribution plans Foundational

Audit Workpapers: Documenting Field Work

Master the building blocks of working paper preparation to ensure your audits are properly documented.

Course – Online Audit Foundational

Audit Workpapers: Reviewing Field Work Documentation

Addressing common misconceptions found by peer reviewers, this course explores typical working paper deficiencies and how to minimize potential liability for your...

Course – Online Audit Foundational