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Webinar (CPA Crossings): Audit Skills Training Lvl 1: Beginning Auditor Day 1

Description

Auditing Skills Training: Level 1 is a two-day course presented on 09/19/2022 and 09/20/2022. Information and skills taught on Day 2 rely upon foundational skills built in the Day 1 session. Attendance for both days of the course is highly encouraged in order to receive the full range of information being presented. If attending both days, register for Day 1 and Day 2.

CPE credit for Regulatory Ethics will only be eligible for those who attend the Day 1 session for Audit Skills Training Level 1. CPE credit for Day 2 will count towards Auditing only.

Learn the basic skills new staff need to hit the ground running and efficiently complete assigned tasks. This includes what new auditors are expected to know and do, factoring in the nature, timing, and extent of common audit procedures. Focus on why certain procedures are performed and perform typical procedures.

Learning Objectives

After attending this presentation you will be able to…

  • Recall the foundational principles of the Code of Professional Conduct
  • Indicate the importance of maintaining professional skepticism
  • Distinguish the differences between varying levels of professional services
  • Identify minimum audit documentation requirements
  • Recognize the proper application of the audit risk model
  • List tips for evaluating the design and implementation of internal controls over financial reporting
  • Identify common risks and audit techniques for cash and PP&E, including leases
  • Recognize best practices for interviewing the client
Major Topics

The major topics covered in this class include:

  • Code of Professional Conduct – Exploring the foundational principles underlying the CPA profession as a whole
  • Professional skepticism – Creating a mindset for finding fraud and error
  • Adapting to the engagement – Differentiating the requirements of preparation, compilations, reviews, and audits
  • Audit documentation basics – Creating workpapers that pass review
  • The audit risk model – Understanding the foundational principles
  • Internal control fundamentals – Satisfying the requirements for evaluating the design and implementation of internal control over financial reporting
  • Auditing cash and cash equivalents – Applying basic skills to the starting point of any audit
  • Auditing PP&E, including leases under Topic 842 – Digesting the risks of the improper treatment of tangible long-lived assets
Provider
CPA Crossings, LLC
Course Level
Basic
CPE Field of Study
Auditing
6
Regulatory Ethics
2
Who Should Attend

Designed for auditors with limited to no practical experience

Instructor(s)
Jennifer Louis
Prerequisites

None

Advanced Preparation

This webinar is produced by CPA Crossings. You will receive your login link/instructions and Certificate of Attendance directly from this third-party vendor. It is important that you review your COCPA confirmation for details on receiving your login instructions and COA from said vendor.

Location
Webinar
Event Information
When
Sep 19, 2022
7:00 am - 3:00 pm MDT
Location
Webinar
Total CPE Credits
8
Format
Webinar

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Webinar (CPA Crossings): Audit Skills Training Lvl 1: Beginning Auditor Day 1


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