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Surgent's Annual Accounting and Auditing Update (ACAU)
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 8:00am - 4:00pm
Designed for accounting and attestation practitioners at all levels in both public accounting and business and industry, this course provides a comprehensive review of recent standard setting activities of the PCC, FASB, ASB, and ARSC, as well as an update on recent SEC trends. Not only will this course bring you up-to-date on the requirements, it also provides you with many hands-on examples and illustrations to help you apply the guidance in practice. You will learn about the latest standards, exposure drafts, and guidance focusing on issues applicable to accountants and attestation practitioners in public accounting and private industry. This course also includes a compilation, preparation, and review update specifically covering SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, other changes coming with the issuance of SSARS No. 22 and 23, and other matters of interest to all accountants.
- Keep abreast of current private company standard setting activities of the PCC Review and apply recently issued FASB, ASB, and ARSC pronouncements Be aware of various standard setters' agendas, technical plans, and project updates Understand the newly effective SSARS No. 21 relating to the preparation of financial statements and new guidance on compilations and reviews Be aware of attestation matters on the radar Be familiar with other important A&A practice matters Utilize hands-on examples and illustrations to increase your overall understanding and application of the material
- Richard Daisley (view bio)
Accounting and auditing practitioners at all levels desiring to remain up-to-date on recent pronouncements and other standard setters' activities
- Private company standard setting activities Recently issued FASB Accounting Standards Updates Revenue recognition Leases Other items on the FASB's Technical Agenda Recent SEC activity Recently issued SASs, AICPA and PCAOB activity SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification and other recently issued SSARS Attestation matters on the radar * Other important A&A practice matters
Fields of Interest
Rich Daisley, CPA, Rich is an CPA and has over 25 years of experience in the accounting and auditing field. He has worked in both the client service setting as well as in internal capacities as a facilitator of accounting and auditing courses. He was an assurance manager with PwC, spending time in both the assurance practice as well as with PwC’s Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services group, where he advised clients on the implementation of new accounting pronouncements as well as on issues related to public offerings. He also worked in PECO Energy’s Merger and Acquisition group, where he performed financial due diligence that supported PECO’s acquisition activity in the energy sector. He has experience in the manufacturing, health care, energy and pharmaceutical industries.
Rich also has over ten years of experience as a course developer and facilitator, creating and leading training courses on such topics as revenue recognition, stock based compensation, equity instruments and performing integrated audits under the Sarbanes-Oxley legislation. He also designed and delivered courses on instructor development and facilitation skills to senior PwC internal course instructors.