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Surgent’s Auditing Revenue Recognition (Audit Skills Training – Level 3) (A3M6) (SSAA049/21)

Event Description

Revenue recognition is presumed to be a significant risk requiring special audit consideration for financial statement auditing purposes. This module will provide tips and techniques for obtaining sufficient and appropriate audit evidence to support conclusions.

Designed For

Accountants responsible for auditing revenue recognition


  • Discuss typical revenue recognition risks
  • Explain linkage of assessed risk of material misstatement to detailed audit plan for revenue recognition
  • Describe multiple element transactions, bill and hold sales, right of return, and other special revenue recognition considerations
  • Explain the impact of changing accounting standards

Major Subjects

  • Generally accepted accounting principles related to sales, including the new revenue recognition model
  • Using analytic procedures to identify and respond to risk of material misstatement related to sales
  • Common revenue recognition fraud schemes and potential audit responses
  • Installment sales and multiple element arrangement special considerations
  • Audit responses to significant risks requiring special audit consideration


Familiarity with SASs and FASBs