CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS
Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Auditing

Course Description

Technology controls are more important than ever. In the absence of properly-functioning controls, entire systems and the data contained therein can quickly become infected, breached, or simply stop functioning. Auditors, business managers, and consultants all need to know how to evaluate critical technology controls and in this session, you will learn the best ways to evaluate essential information technology general controls and application controls.

MAJOR TOPICS COVERED

  • Differentiating between information technology general controls and information technology application controls
  • How to identify and evaluate information technology general controls, including deficiencies
  • How to identify and evaluate information technology application controls, including deficiencies
  • Analyzing technology controls relative to risk
  • Creating catalogs of controls

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Distinguish between information technology general controls and information technology application controls
  • Identify key information technology control risks within an organization
  • Design and perform tests of information technology controls
  • Create recommendations for improving information technology controls in an organization

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC19206839
Revision Date
March 20, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

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Evaluating Technology Controls

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Auditing

$125.00

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Auditing

Course Description

Technology controls are more important than ever. In the absence of properly-functioning controls, entire systems and the data contained therein can quickly become infected, breached, or simply stop functioning. Auditors, business managers, and consultants all need to know how to evaluate critical technology controls and in this session, you will learn the best ways to evaluate essential information technology general controls and application controls.

MAJOR TOPICS COVERED

  • Differentiating between information technology general controls and information technology application controls
  • How to identify and evaluate information technology general controls, including deficiencies
  • How to identify and evaluate information technology application controls, including deficiencies
  • Analyzing technology controls relative to risk
  • Creating catalogs of controls

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Distinguish between information technology general controls and information technology application controls
  • Identify key information technology control risks within an organization
  • Design and perform tests of information technology controls
  • Create recommendations for improving information technology controls in an organization

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC19206839
Revision Date
March 20, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA) Read More »

Evaluating Technology Controls

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Auditing

$125.00