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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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Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Finance and Accounting Professionals Certificate - Webcast

Join us for this 2-part certificate webcast so you can understand cybersecurity and become part of the solution. Develop your fluency and gain the confidence to...

Webcast Cybersecurity Foundational

Internal Control and COSO Essentials for Financial Managers, Accountants and Auditors

Learn the basic tools used to document processes and controls and identify departmental policies and procedures that function as the primary controls against errors...

Course – Online Internal control Foundational

Codification of Statements on Auditing Standards

Get the up-to-date information you need to conduct successful audits and provide high-quality services to your clients.

Publication Authoritative guidance Foundational

Codification of Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Services

Your complete guide to the authoritative standards and interpretations applicable to preparation, compilation, and review engagements.

Publication Authoritative guidance Foundational

Applying Professional Skepticism in an Audit

This interactive webcast uses case studies to provide an overview of professional skepticism, including what it is and why it is important in audit engagements.

Webcast Audit Foundational

Codification of Statements on Standards for Attestation Engagements

This 2020 edition delivers the current clarified Statements on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAEs) and related interpretations in a codified format,...

Publication Authoritative guidance Foundational

Are You Ready For Your Peer Review?

Attend this webcast to learn about the peer review process and understand what you can do to prepare for your next peer review.

Webcast Peer review Intermediate

AICPA Practitioners Symposium and Tech+ Conference

Jun 7, 2020 - Jun 11, 2020 - Las Vegas, NV/Live Online - Whether it's honing your personal skill set, positioning your practice for growth or transforming your...

Conference – Live Strategic planning Intermediate

Advanced Accounting and Auditing Conference

June 7 - 11, 2020 - Las Vegas, NV - AICPA Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical Symposium will be offered at AICPA ENGAGE this year. Attend the NAAATS conference...

Conference – Live Audit Intermediate

Professional Ethics: 2020 Update and Refresher

A refresher on important ethics requirements to ensure your services are performed with integrity and objectivity, and, where required, independence.

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Audit Sampling: Audit Guide

Introduces statistical and nonstatistical sampling approaches, and features case studies illustrating the use of different sampling methods, including classical...

Publication Sampling Intermediate

AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference

Join us June 8-10, in Washington D.C. to refine your planning — reinforced by accounting, audit, tax, and regulatory and compliance updates from standard setters...

Conference – Virtual,   Conference – Live FASB financial accounting & reporting Intermediate