Surgent’s Internal Control Fundamentals (Audit Skills Training: Level 1) (A1M7) (SSAA06/19)

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Event Description

Obtaining an understanding of the entity and its environment is part of assessing risk of material misstatement, in order to design the nature, timing and extent of further audit procedures necessary to obtain sufficient appropriate audit evidence to support the auditor’s report. A critical component of understanding the entity and its environment is to evaluate the design and implementation of internal control over financial reporting.

Designed For

Professionals new to evaluating the design and implementation of internal control

Objectives

  • Describe how to properly obtain an understanding of the entity and its environment
  • Discuss the COSO Internal Control – Integrated Framework
  • Explain important considerations in documenting a systems description narrative
  • Describe how to evaluate internal control design and implementation

Major Subjects

  • Gaining an understanding of the entity and its environment
  • The inter-relationship of the five foundational components of the COSO Internal Control – Integrated Framework
  • Various methods for documenting and evaluating the design and implementation of internal control over financial reporting
  • Critical elements of entity-level and transactional-level controls
  • Case studies related to identifying deficiencies in internal control documentation

Prerequisites

None

Instructions

When you purchase a Surgent CPE on-demand course, it must be taken by June 30, 2019, to receive credit.
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