CPAR GOV - Auditing Practice  |  Format: Flash

What Does a Revised and Updated Yellow Book Mean for You?

Course Overview
The U.S. Government Accountability Office recently released a new revision of the Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards, also known as the �Yellow Book.� Fortunately for us, the Loscalzo Institute�s Allen Fetterman stays up-to-date on all of these developments, and focuses this quarter on how the latest changes to the GAO Yellow Book will affect your clients as well as have an impact on your auditing practice.

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

  • Recognize what the Yellow Book is;
  • Identify the elements of the new format and organization of the
    2018 Yellow Book;
  • Recognize the implications of the new Yellow Book as it relates
    to independence;
  • Identify what's changed in the new Yellow Book as it relates to
    CPE as well as Quality Control and Peer Review.

    Catalog Number: CPAR1361-FM
    CPE Credits: 2 Registry / 2 QAS
    Author: CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
    Advanced Preparation:
    Work experience in government accounting or auditing, or an introductory course in government accounting
    Course Level: Update
    Field of Study: Auditing - Governmental
    Content Partner: CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-Study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
      You are allowed 2 attempts to pass the final exam in a 30 day period. You will be locked out of the final for 30 days after any second failure.
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Sound card with speakers/headphones
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Dec 05, 2018 / Jan 15, 2021