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Assurance

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CPAs are expected to maintain a level of competence to meet the profession’s technical and ethical standards, and provide valuable services to the public, employers and clients. Based on the AICPA Competency Framework: Assurance, these learning resources are designed to help you understand the knowledge and skills necessary to perform high-quality compilation, review, attest, and audit engagements. You’ll also find resources here to support your advisory and consulting engagements.

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Covers the required elements of quality control as well as the recent changes in the public interest and the impact they have on reviewed firms.

Course – Textbook Peer review Foundational

Advanced Topics in a Single Audit

Enhance your knowledge and test in your ability to plan, perform and evaluate single audits in accordance with the requirements of the Uniform Guidance.

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Single audit requirements Advanced

Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update

Covers the latest accounting and auditing developments affecting governments and not-forprofits

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Single audit requirements Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Risk Assessment

Dive into risk assessment tasks.

Course – Online Audit risk assessment Foundational

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Working Paper Review

Learn to review others’ working papers.

Course – Online Audit Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Understanding the Concept of Sampling

Get the right sample size.

Course – Online Sampling Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Understanding the Concept of Sampling Substantive Sampling

Understand substantive sampling.

Course – Online Sampling Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Further Auditing Procedures

Meet the challenges of the in-charge auditor.

Course – Online Audit Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Engagement Management and Supervision

Get ready to manage an audit engagement.

Course – Online Audit Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge – Research Tools

Get to know your research tools.

Course – Online Authoritative guidance Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Auditing Contingent Liabilities and Going Concern

Look at the bigger picture of auditing.

Course – Online Going concern Intermediate

Experienced Staff/New In-Charge - Auditing Investments

Gain an understanding of the types of investments most commonly encountered and the terminology which goes with them, as well as a review of the risks and the risk...

Course – Online Audit Intermediate