2 Credits: Auditing
This comprehensive online CPE course is specifically tailored for public accountants to deepen their understanding of audit reporting requirements and best practices. It includes an in-depth exploration of the latest SAS updates, the intricacies of auditing accounting estimates, and the newly introduced audit risk assessment requirements. By focusing on key compliance provisions, especially documentation, the course equips participants with the knowledge to navigate complex audit scenarios confidently. Additionally, the course tackles common problem areas in peer reviews, helping practitioners improve their practices. A unique feature of this webcast CPE course is the “Focus on Fraud” segment, where the case of FTX is analyzed, providing participants with a practical perspective on applying audit principles in real-world situations. This CPE course is an essential tool for accountants aiming to enhance their audit skills and stay abreast of the latest developments in the field.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Apply the provisions for auditing accounting estimates;
- Apply the provisions for risk assessment;
- Describe peer review problem areas;
- Apply better practice skills for documentation; and
- Describe what happened at FTX.
July 11, 2023
CFP Notice: Not all courses that qualify for CFP® credit are registered by Western CPE. If a course does not have a CFP registration number in the compliance section, the continuing education will need to be individually reported with the CFP Board. For more information on the reporting process, required documentation, processing fee, etc., contact the CFP Board. CFP Professionals must take each course in it’s entirety, the CFP Board DOES NOT accept partial credits for courses.
Meet The Experts
Jeff Sailor, CPA, received a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Florida. Upon graduation, he joined the auditing staff at Peat Marwick in Jacksonville, Florida, where he worked on a large number of national accounts. Jeff has managed his own accounting firm in Ocala, Florida, since 1984. During that time, he has also developed unique auditing approaches and auditing software. Since 1992, Jeff has been teaching accounting and auditing courses he developed to combat traditional “boring CPE.” Using a variety of creative teaching methods sprinkled with humorous video spoofs, Jeff is able to combine his in-depth accounting insights …