Surgent's Reviewing Workpapers - Avoiding Deficient Audits (Audit Skills Training: Level 6) (A6M1)

Course Details

Date

Self-Study

Location

Online

Field of Study

Accounting & Audit

CPE Credit

3 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge

Advanced

Vendor

Surgent McCoy CPE, LLC

Prerequisites

Experience on complex audit engagements

Description

Upper-level reviewers have significant responsibilities for ensuring high quality audit engagements. Unfortunately, deficient audits have serious negative consequences for both the CPA firm and the profession as a whole. This module highlights the most important considerations for those with quality control responsibilities on audit engagements.

Highlights

  • Common peer review deficiencies
  • Important considerations of second-level and other upper-level reviewers
  • Quality Control Standards requirements
  • PCAOB Inspections
  • Identifying potential peer review issues

Objectives

  • Discuss how to avoid common peer review comments
  • Describe important quality control standards
  • Explain the importance of upper level workpaper reviews, including engagement quality control review

Designed For

Accountants with audit quality control responsibilities

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