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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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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

Integrating Audit Data Analytics into the Audit Process

Get introduced to the concept of audit data analytics, a brief overview of what audit data analytics are and how these tools can be integrated into your current audit...

Webcast Data analytics Foundational

Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Finance and Accounting Professionals Certificate - Webcast

This 3-part webcast introduces key terms related to cybersecurity, the impact of digital transformation on business and how it relates to cybersecurity, and major...

Webcast Risk identification & assessment Foundational

Purchasing, Inventory, and Cash Disbursements: Common Frauds and Internal Controls

Learn how to analyze existing controls and consider or implement new controls to more effectively and efficiently address the needs of your organization.

Webcast Internal control Intermediate

AICPA Code: Ethics in Practice

This webcast details what you need out of the AICPA Code of Professional Ethics. You will explore the various ethical pronouncements and changes occurring in the...

Webcast Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Health Care Entities - Audit and Accounting Guide

Considered the industry’s standard resource, this guide will help you to understand the complexities of the specialized accounting and regulatory requirements of the...

Publication Authoritative guidance Intermediate

Annual Update for Accountants and Auditors

This webcast will help you identify and apply pronouncements, exposure drafts and other guidance recently issued in the accounting, auditing, preparation, compilation...

Webcast FASB financial accounting & reporting Foundational

Risk Assessment Deep Dive: How to Avoid Common Missteps

At the core of every audit are the goals of identifying, assessing and responding to risks of material misstatement. In this webcast, you'll learn about the most...

Webcast Audit risk assessment Foundational

Annual Update for Accountants and Auditors

Covers relevant pronouncements, exposure drafts, and other guidance recently issued in the accounting, auditing, compilation, preparation and review arenas.

Course – Online Audit Foundational

Applying the Risk Assessment Standards to Ensure a Quality Audit

This 2016 CPE course teaches auditors how to utilize a risk-based approach within their engagements to enhance audit quality.

Course – Online Audit risk assessment Foundational

Investment Companies - AICPA Audit and Accounting Guide

This 2018 guide provides authoritative how-to accounting and auditing advice, including implementation guidance and illustrative financial statements and disclosures.

Publication Authoritative guidance Intermediate

Depository and Lending Institutions: Banks and Savings Institutions, Credit Unions, Finance Companies, and Mortgage Companies - Audit and Accounting Guide

Updated for 2018, this industry standard resource offers clear and practical guidance of audit and accounting issues such as: transfers and servicing, troubled debt...

Publication Authoritative guidance Intermediate