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5 Elements of a Finding (Yellow Book) Webinar

CPE

When
Oct. 6
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

CPE Credits
2-A&A

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $79 | Nonmember: $104


 More Information

Course No.
LFFEFYW2
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Note
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, CPA Crossings, LLC. After registering, you will receive an email from messenger@webex.com with the log-in information.

Description

*Qualifies for Yellow Book CPE credit* A logically organized finding is a gift to the reader of an audit report. In this short session, learn how to quickly create a logically organized finding. This course is centered on the five elements of a finding as required by the GAO’s Yellow Book, the Uniform Guidance and the IIA. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.

Learning Objectives:

After attending this presentation you will be able to...

  • Generate concise and logical findings in an hour or less
  • Choose the strongest content for your finding
  • Justify how much detail to share in the report
  • Quantify findings
  • Edit findings and provide meaningful feedback

Highlights

This course is centered on the five elements of a finding as required by the GAO’s Yellow Book, the Uniform Guidance and the Institute of Internal Auditors.


Speaker(s)

Leita Hart-Fanta, CPA, CGFM, is the founder of Yellowbook-CPE.com, a training and development company designed specifically for governmental auditors. Since 1995, she has authored and taught more than 20 seminars targeted at CPAs and governmental auditors. Ms. Hart-Fanta is the author of The Yellow Book Interpreted and Implementing the New Risk Assessment SASs -- self-study manuals for CPAs. She includes among her clients the AICPA, the Colorado Society of CPAs, the Texas State Auditor's Office and the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers. She is a guest columnist for Thompson Publishing's Single Audit Information Service.


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