CPAR Auditing Practice

CPAR - 2018/October, Seg.2 - What You Can Do to Enhance Accounting and Auditing Quality

Course Overview
For many years, the accounting profession has been aware that the users of financial statements may not fully understand the intended communications contained in, or the level of assurance that can be derived from, the auditor's report. At the same time, auditors are under a microscope to ensure they are achieving a high-quality review of the systems of internal control and financial reporting. Collemi Consulting & Advisory Services' Salvatore Collemi provides us with a prescription for making the accountant's work, as well as the auditor's report, more relevant and useful.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize why auditors need to have professional skepticism;
  • Identify the keys to audit quality;
  • Recognize the implications of the introduction of critical audit matters and key audit matters;
  • Identify the things accountants and auditors need to do in order to do their jobs effectively.

Content Partner:

CPA Reports Online

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in financial reporting or auditing, or an introductory course in auditing

Speaker / Author:

SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS

Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : CPAR1356-FM

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Auditing

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