Audit Engagements - Review of the Standards (VO)

OBJECTIVE:
Developed with the needs of professional accountants working in public practice in mind, the seminar provides a solid foundation in the practical application of the Canadian Auditing Standards (CAS) to audit engagements. The course reviews key CAS requirements with an emphasis on areas identified as common pitfalls by CPA national practice inspection findings. Participants will also explore the key elements of documenting an engagement working paper file including, planning, engagement execution, and reporting.

Using a case study approach, participants will develop a deeper understanding of how to apply the Canadian Auditing Standards to a set of client-specific facts. Participants will explore documentation alternatives, and learn practical tools and techniques for planning, performing, concluding and documenting their audit engagements in an effective and efficient manner.

WHO WILL BENEFIT:
Audit practitioners at all levels of experience, who want to refresh their understanding of the CAS in order to apply the standards more effectively and efficiently. 

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify common pitfall areas in audit engagements as noted by CPA national practice inspection findings
  • Apply key CAS requirements appropriately to a set of client-specific case study facts
  • Recognize key items to be documented in an audit engagement working paper file

PREREQUISITE:  
Participants should have some familiarity with the CPA Handbook – Assurance.

Course Code:  VO2005
CPD:  Estimated CPD Hours: Total - 14  Licensing - 14  Ethics - 1
Competency:  Assurance
Course Level:  Introductory
When
4/20/2020 - 8/30/2020
Where
Video on Demand
Canada

Program


Monday, 20 April 2020

 
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Time
4/20/2020 - 8/30/2020
4/20/2020
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Time
4/20/2020 - 8/30/2020
4/20/2020

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