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Audit Staff Essentials + Yellow Book training
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Audit Staff Essentials + Yellow Book training

Build your foundational knowledge of audit concepts and techniques while keeping up to date with guidance found in the 2018 revision of Government Auditing Standards.

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2

Format

Multiple

CPE Credits

26.5

Product Number

ASEYB21BUN

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As you take on new audit roles and responsibilities, you'll want to have in place a strong conceptual groundwork for all future audit engagements.

Combined with keeping up to date with the latest standards, this bundle will help you remain relevant as you begin your audit career.

What’s included in this bundle
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NASBA Field of Study: Auditing
$810
$501.50 - $688.50
15% bundle discount applied
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Learning Outcomes
  • Recognize the audit's purpose, phases, and procedures performed during each phase of an audit.
  • Distinguish among the performance requirements of preparation, compilation, and review engagements.
  • Identify key concepts and techniques of interpersonal behavior and communication.
  • Recall the importance of professional skepticism and identify when and how to use professional judgment and skepticism in the audit.
  • Recall the basics of the audit risk model, including assertions.
  • Recognize the different qualities of audit evidence and the techniques used to obtain evidence in order to form an opinion on the financial statements and related disclosures.
  • Identify the purpose and importance of audit documentation and the fundamental principles and their application.
Key Topics
  • Audit basics
  • New auditor's role in an engagement
  • Key communication skills
  • Working papers and documentation
  • Audit risk model
  • Professional skepticism
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Audit concepts and techniques you can use throughout your career

As you take on new audit roles and responsibilities, you'll want to have in place a strong conceptual groundwork for all future audit learning.

This course focuses on the skills and knowledge needed to perform duties commonly assigned to first-year audit staff.

Level 1 covers the audit from the firm's perspective. On this level, you'll learn about the core concepts and the dynamics of in-firm and client relationships. Level 1's courses include:

When taken together with Level 2 - New Staff: Practical Application, this level will help you become a successful auditor and firm member right from the start!

About Audit Staff Essentials − Taking you on your audit learning journey.

From start to finish, Audit Staff Essentials (ASE) provides the training road map and support you need along your career journey. Designed to help you master your current position and excel in each phase of your career, this self-study series offers four levels that cover hands-on technical skills, conceptual expertise, and soft skill training.

Regularly refreshed, this series is perfect for individual staff members or as a comprehensive group training program for firms. Get ready to position yourself or your staff members to become successful auditors and essential firm members. Levels include:

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NASBA Field of Study: Accounting (Governmental)
$239
$160.65 - $203.15
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The guidance you need.

Understand the concepts and standards of generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS) so that you can perform Yellow Book audits.

Baseline

Gain an excellent baseline of information for understanding the Yellow Book, with guidance found in the 2018 revision of Government Auditing Standards. With guidance related to independence and peer review, increase your knowledge of the requirements and application guidance related to the following:

  • Ethics
  • Independence
  • Standards for financial audits
  • Attestation engagements
  • Performance audits

Who Will Benefit

Government auditors and public accountants that will be planning or conducting engagements in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision (Yellow Book)

Key Topics

  • Foundation and principles for the use and application of generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS)
  • General requirements for complying with the Yellow Book
  • Ethics, independence, and professional judgment
  • Competence and continuing professional education
  • Quality control and peer review
  • Standards for financial audits
  • Standards for attestation engagements and reviews of financial statements
  • Fieldwork standards for performance audits
  • Reporting standards for performance audits

Learning Outcomes

  • Distinguish the types of engagements that are performed under generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS).
  • Recognize the requirements found in Government Auditing Standards (Yellow Book).
  • Identify the requirements and guidance related to independence.
  • Recall the requirements regarding CPE, professional judgment, quality control, and peer review under GAGAS.
  • Identify the additional requirements for performing and reporting on a financial audit under GAGAS.
  • Recall the requirements for performing attestation and review of financial statement engagements and performance audits under GAGAS.
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