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24SR-0022: Staff Training: Basic (In-person)

Multi-day course:
Wednesday, January 8, 2025 - Thursday, January 9, 2025
8:00am - 4:30pm Central Time
16 CPE (15 technical, 1 non-technical)
Minnesota Society of CPAs, Bloomington

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Invest in your new staff and set them up for success at your firm. At this in-depth, in-person course, staff will get tools to improve efficiency, work productively and meet quality control standards. The curriculum bridges the gap between the theory students learn in college and the tools staff members need to hit the ground running at your firm. Participants will get hands-on experience and case study practice with workpapers, compilations, reviews and audit tests.

Major subjects

  • Role of new staff
  • Audit objectives and major steps in the audit process
  • Accounting data analytics
  • Working paper techniques
  • Analytical procedures
  • Compilations and reviews
  • Tax recognition and research
  • Auditing and reviewing selected accounts
  • Hands-on case study practice with real-world situations
  • Common mistakes for new staff -- and how to avoid them

Learning objective(s)

  • Improve knowledge, skills and attitude to enable staff to be more productive and profitable on audits, reviews and compilations

Who should take this program?

First-year CPA firm staff


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More program information

Instructor Katie Davis
Location Minnesota Society of CPAs
1650 W 82nd St
Ste 600
Bloomington, MN
of study
Accounting & audit
of study
Business Management & Organization - Non-Technical (1.0)
Auditing - Technical (11.4)
Accounting - Technical (3.6)
Level Basic
Format Group Live
Sponsor MNCPA
NASBA ID#: 139884
Prerequisites Prereq. None
Items needed: Laptop, course materials (provided prior to class), calculator and access to tax research materials. Advanced preparation: Approximately 20-30 minutes of advanced reading.
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