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Peer review

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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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Risk Assessment Deep Dive: How to Avoid Common Missteps

Learn about the most pervasive issues the Peer Review team has uncovered and how to avoid them in your practice.

Webcast Audit risk assessment Foundational

AICPA Introductory Technical Reviewer Training Course

Provides a basic level of understanding of the technical review process and the responsibilities of individuals serving in the role.

Course – Online Peer review Foundational

Are You Ready For Your Peer Review?

Gain an understanding of the peer review process and learn what you can do to prepare for your next peer review.

Webcast Peer review Intermediate

Upcoming Peer Review: Is Your Firm Ready?

Covers how to prepare for your next review and what can be done daily to create a strong quality control environment for your firm.

Course – Textbook Peer review Foundational

Becoming an AICPA Peer Review Team or Review Captain

Learn the foundation of an effective peer review engagement in this two-part online course.

Course – Online Peer review 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

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 Peer Review Must-Select Industry Update: Governmental Auditing Standards

Familiarize yourself with recent changes in peer review guidance related to engagements performed in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, as well as other...

Course – Online Single audit Foundational

AICPA Technical Reviewer Ongoing Training Course

Covers the responsibilities of technical reviewers and addresses frequently asked questions and issues encountered by experienced technical reviewers.

Course – Online Peer review Foundational

AICPA Peer Review Program Manual - Free Trial

Developed by the AICPA Peer Review Board, the Manual provides up-to-date standards, policies, procedures, checklists, and programs for use when arranging,...

Publication Peer review Intermediate

Avoid Potholes: For a Smooth Ride to Peer Review

This guide will help you pinpoint areas your firm might need to take a closer look at to ensure quality standards are being met.

Report Peer review Intermediate

AICPA Peer Review Program Manual

Developed by the AICPA Peer Review Board, the Manual provides up-to-date standards, policies, procedures, checklists, and programs for use when arranging,...

Publication Peer review Intermediate