Introduction to Forensics Accounting

  • Credits: 1
  • Format: Self-Study eBook
  • Field of Study: Accounting | Auditing
  • Author/Speaker: Robert Minniti
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Advanced Preparation: None
Experience Level: Overview
Program Prerequisites: General Understanding of Auditing
Course ID: RM-302
Published Date: © July 2020
COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is designed for individuals who would like to obtain a basic introduction to forensic accounting. We will review the history of the forensic accounting profession in the United States. Participants will be exposed to various professional associations and certifications in the forensic accounting field. We will discuss the career opportunities in the forensic accounting field and the skills and knowledge necessary to be a successful forensic accountant.

In the accounting industry, one of the topics it’s often broached is the area of forensic accounting. Many accountants are interested in learning more about forensic accounting or are interested in getting into the forensic accounting profession. This basic level CPE course is designed to help answer some of the basic questions about forensic accounting and working in the forensic accounting field.

Learning Objectives:

After reading the course material, you will be able to:

  • Define forensic accounting.
  • Identify professional associations and designations in the forensic accounting field.
  • Identify various types of forensic accounting engagements, certifications, and designations.

Who Should Attend:
  • All Certified Public Accountants (CPAs)
  • This course is appropriate for CPAs, CFEs, CFFs, MAFFs, CIAs, CMAs, CFOs, CEOs, business owners, business managers, internal auditors, external auditors, corporate accountants, government accountants, risk management personnel, and others interested in learning about forensic accounting.

Qualifies and Approved with all State Boards of Accountancy and the following sponsorship’s:
NASBA