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Government Auditing Standards: Review and Update

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Session Schedule Location Tuition Status
Oct 12 - Oct 12, 2017
08:30 - 16:30 , THU
Washington , DC $499 G
Nov 01 - Nov 01, 2017
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
Washington , DC $499 O
Jan 17 - Jan 17, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
San Francisco , CA $499 O
Mar 07 - Mar 07, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
Chicago , IL $499 O
Mar 07 - Mar 07, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
Washington , DC $499 O
Mar 08 - Mar 08, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , THU
Atlanta , GA $499 O
Mar 21 - Mar 21, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
Philadelphia , PA $499 O
Mar 28 - Mar 28, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
Boston , MA $499 O
Jun 19 - Jun 19, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , TUE
Washington , DC $499 O
Jul 18 - Jul 18, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
Denver , CO $499 O
Sep 12 - Sep 12, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED
Washington , DC $499 O
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Course overview

Receive an in-depth review and update on the Government Auditing Standards, plus a brief history on the development of the standards. Discuss the structure of the recent revision of the standards and the major changes, focusing on the sections applicable to performance audits. Discuss the purpose and requirements of individual standards, with emphasis on the recent changes. Apply specific standards to real life cases through a series of quizzes and exercises which make this course an interesting and enjoyable learning experience.

The course can be tailored for on-site delivery in segments of four hours or less to meet your needs.

Who should attend?

All auditors who apply the Government Auditing Standards to their audits.Level: All.

Learning outcomes

  • Understand the foundation of GAGAS and auditors' ethical principles
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of the Standards for use and application of GAGAS including types of audits and engagements
  • Be familiar with the General Standards including recent updates
  • Review the Performance Audit Standards including recent updates
  • Understand the Supplemental Guidance specifically Appendix I
  • Preview the supplemental guidance
  • Explain the General Standards, including application of the conceptual framework approach to independence and other updates

Course outline

  • Chapter 1: Government Auditing: Foundation and Ethical Principles
  • Chapter 2: Standards for Use and Application of GAGAS
  • Chapter 3: General Standards
  • Chapter 4: Financial Audits
  • Chapter 5: Attestation Engagements
  • Chapter 6: Field Work Standards for Performance Audits
  • Chapter 7: Reporting Standards for Performance Audits
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