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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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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

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

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

Public Company Update: SEC, PCAOB, and Other Developments

Stay abreast of changes and modifications to the requirements for public companies, their management, and auditors.

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online SEC regulatory compliance & reporting Foundational

AICPA Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments

Join us on December 7 - 9, 2020 in Washington, D.C. for an update on the latest accounting and reporting issues affecting SEC registrants and their auditors at the...

Conference – Live,   Conference – Virtual SEC regulatory compliance & reporting Intermediate

PCAOB Standards and Related Rules

A must-have for practitioners, this 2020 edition offers staff guidance on approved PCAOB standards.

Publication Authoritative guidance Foundational

AICPA National Conference on Banks & Savings Institutions

September 14-16, 2020 - National Harbor, MD - It's time again to look at the banking industry's most reliable guidance. You'll find coverage of banking's pressing...

Conference – Live Financial instruments Intermediate

AICPA Peer Review Update Course

Provides information essential to all peer reviewers, including a high-level overview of changes to standards and guidance, as well as an update on results from the...

Course – Online Peer review Foundational

AICPA Construction & Real Estate Conference

The AICPA Construction and Real Estate Conference is dedicated to bridging the gap between two industries so that you can better serve your firm and clients as a...

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

General Accounting and Auditing Developments - 2019/20 Audit Risk Alert

Gain a robust understanding of the business, economic, and regulatory environments in which you and your clients operate.

Publication Audit risk assessment Foundational

AICPA Peer Review Must-Select Industry Update: Governmental Auditing Standards

Familiarize yourself with recent changes in peer review guidance.

Course – Online Single audit 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