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WEB-BASED NEW HIRE TRAINING

Basic audit and tax training without the travel!
 

For in-house and custom options, call 800.775.9866.


WEB-BASED AUDIT TRAINING

This course is a series of modules adapted from AuditWatch University Level 1 designed for new auditors and delivered on WebEx, a web-based, interactive learning platform. The course includes live instruction by an AuditWatch instructor combining lecture, interactive exercises, discussion and question and answer sessions. The course covers topics most important for new staff at an audit firm.

CPE CREDIT: 16 CPE Credits | Auditing

DESIGNED FOR: New auditors with 0 – 6 months experience.

LEARNING OBJECTIVE: To enable participants to complete typical tasks assigned to new staff auditors.

MAJOR TOPICS:

Role of the Staff Accountant and Scope of Services

  • Identify basic roles and responsibilities of staff accountants in the public accounting industry.
  • Describe key differences between types of engagements (audits, reviews, compilations and preparations) and the performance of accounting services.
  • Describe tips for professionalism and communication best practices as a staff auditor.

Workpaper Documentation and Audit Procedures

  • Explain the requirements of AU-C 230 audit documentation
  • Create, organize, and prepare audit workpapers
  • Describe accepted types of audit evidence
  • Describe accepted types of auditing procedures

Introduction to the Audit Plan

  • Describe the key phases of the audit plan
  • List basic requirements of risk assessment procedures
  • Identify the objectives and contents of key planning forms

Common Audit Areas

  • Cash, A/R, Property, Plant & Equipment, Inventory, payroll and A/P
  • Identify and explain the basic audit risks
  • Perform common audit procedures and explain how the procedures address documented risks and assertions

AVAILABLE AS:

  • Public Web Seminar:
    November 8 - 9, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST
    $379 per attendee
    Register Online
     
  • In-House (sale to firm) Program.
    $6,995 for first 10 participants, $295 per person for additional participants.
    Please call 800.775.9866 for more information.

WEB-BASED TAX TRAINING

We have taken our popular TaxWatch University Level 1 Staff Training course and redesigned it to be delivered via the web. In this course, we will use WebEx, a web-based interactive learning platform, to lead participants through the key information they need to succeed as new staff. The course is led by a TaxWatch instructor and combines lecture, interactive exercises and discussion. Topics include the role of the staff accountant, individuals, sole proprietorships, rental property and corporations.

CPE CREDIT: 16 CPE Credits | Taxes

DESIGNED FOR: New tax professionals with 0 – 6 months experience.

LEARNING OBJECTIVE: To enable participants to prepare basic individual and corporate tax returns and to begin to recognize more complex tax issues.

COURSE FEATURES:

  • Individual forms and rules
  • Corporate returns and rules
  • Introduction to common terms and tax situations


AVAILABLE AS:

  • Public Web Seminar:
    August 16 - 17, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST
    $379 per attendee
    Register Online
     
  • In-House (sale to firm) Program.
    $6,995 for first 10 participants, $295 per person for additional participants.
    Please call 800.775.9866 for more information.
     

CUSTOMIZATION AVAILABLE: These courses can be modified to meet firm specific needs. Modules can also be combined to create longer sessions. Please call 800.775.9866.

NOTE: Participants in the course should have access to a reliable internet connection and a phone line. The session can be presented to a group; however each participant must operate their own computer to receive CPE credit and to participate in exercises during the live-group session.

 

 

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