Self-Study

Preparation, Compilation, and Review Staff Essentials

  • Monday, May 1, 2017 – Monday, April 30, 2018

  • 17
    CREDITS
    Accounting, Auditing

The AICPA's SSARS No. 21 standard, with its introduction of the preparation engagement, has brought a level of change to this area of practice not seen in over 30 years. This 17-hour curriculum, presented in 1 to 3 hour self-paced modules, will provide the comprehensive training needed to consistently and accurately perform these types of engagements. This online learning program combines real-world examples, practice exercises, and case studies, to create a flexible, engaging learning experience. Each module features a different "learning coach" that offers tips and best practices that will help you put the learning concepts into context.

Objectives

  • The performance requirements for preparation, compilation, and review engagements
  • The reporting requirements associated with compilation and review engagements
  • The various financial reporting frameworks used in the preparation of financial statements
  • Recent SSARS, accounting, and reporting developments

Highlights

  • Preparation, compilation and review engagement fundamentals
  • Performing preparation, compilation, and review engagements
  • Reporting on compilation and review engagements, including illustrative reports
  • Special purpose frameworks
  • Recent SSARS development
  • Current accounting and reporting issues
  • Future projects of the Accounting and Review Services Committee

Additional Information

Designed For

CPA firm staff members that perform review, compilation and financial statement preparation engagements

Vendor

American Institute of CPAs

Field of Study

Accounting, Auditing

Course Number

17AIS0080

Level of Knowledge

Basic

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