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SOC for Service Organizations Reporting Essentials
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SOC for Service Organizations Reporting Essentials

Gain a basic understanding of SOC for service organizations examinations before learning how to perform a SOC engagement or use the report.

$49 - $59
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Format

Online

NASBA Field of Study

Auditing

Level

Basic

CPE Credits

1

Author(s)

Patrick A. Morin

Availability

1 year

Product Number

SOCOV21SSO

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Product Details

New to SOC reporting?

Many organizations outsource services for various reasons. They rely on controls at those service organizations for assurance.

A SOC for service organizations report on internal control related to the services provided by a service organization provides valuable information that users need to address and assess the risks and controls associated with outsourcing.

Patrick Morin, an experienced service auditor, will provide you with an overview of SOC for service organizations reporting. Obtain a basic understanding of SOC for service organizations examinations before learning how to perform an engagement or use a report.

Who Will Benefit

  • Service auditors
  • Service organization management
  • Financial statement auditors
  • Internal auditors
  • Entities that outsource functions to service organizations

Key Topics

  • Purposes of SOC 1®, SOC 2®, and SOC 3® reports
  • Differences among the reports and their intended users
  • Standards that are relevant and applicable to SOC 1, SOC 2, and SOC 3 reporting engagements
  • Common peer review findings related to SOC engagements

Learning Outcomes

  • Recall key information related to SOC for service organizations examinations.
  • Differentiate between SOC 1, SOC 2, and SOC 3 reports.
  • Identify the guidance that is relevant and applicable to SOC 1, SOC 2, and SOC 3 reporting engagements.
Credit Info
CPE Credits
Online
1
NASBA Field of Study
Auditing
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Access
Online
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 1 year after purchase date.
For more information, please refer to CPE requirements and NASBA sponsorship information
Pricing
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$59.00
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Online
$49.00

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Instructors
Patrick A. Morin
CPA, CISA, CITP
Patrick (Pat) is a principal and director of the risk and business advisory practice at Baker Newman Noyes, specializing in a wide range of topics related to business process and information systems. He has been with the firm since it was founded, having previously been with one of our predecessor firms since 1988. Pat has significant experience providing services such as assessment and evaluation of business processes and the identification of information system solutions, creation of control frameworks to mitigate risk, information technology control and security reviews and SSAE 16 Service Organization Control examinations, developing solutions to analyze large-scale data sets, and developing information technology strategies and business resumption plans. Pat is a nationally recognized expert in SOC for Service Organizations examinations; he provides SOC for Service Organizations examination quality review services for three regional CPA firms. Pat earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Maine, Orono.
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