Cooking the Books: What Every Accountant Should Know About Fraud

Cooking_the_Books_Workbook  CPE Credits: 10
Course Level: Basic
Prerequisite: None


 

 

Description: 

 

In this compelling self-study course, you will hear the stories of two notorious financial statement fraud cases including WorldCom and HealthSouth. Through the use of these real life case studies, learn the various methods of detecting and preventing financial statement and financial reporting fraud. This self-study course also provides an overview of the responsibilities of the accountant, auditor and fraud examiner in responding to allegations of financial statement fraud.

    

 You Will Learn How To:
 

Explain the legal elements of financial statement fraud

Recognize improper revenue recognition schemes, including substance vs. form and percentage
of completion

Apply different methods of detecting potential financial statement and financial reporting fraud

 

Course preview:  

 

Table of Contents 
Sample Chapter 

Field of Study: Accounting
Last updated: May 2013

 

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Please note: To be eligible for CPE credit, you must complete the final exam within one year of purchase date. You may only claim CPE credit for a course once. 

 


 

nasba-cpe.gifThe Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org 
 

Online Video: 

 

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This course includes access to exclusive online video content intended to enhance your understanding of the material covered in the workbook. While working through the course, you will occasionally be directed to the accompanying website to view a video corresponding with topics covered in the workbook. The videos feature insights from convicted fraudsters and subject matter experts to help reinforce workbook topics with real-world examples.
 
Internet connectivity is required to view the accompanying videos.
 

Online CPE exam grading available for this course: 

 
Online grading is available for ACFE self-study workbook courses. Complete the course offline at your convenience, but take the exam online the moment you're ready. Featuring instant exam results and a printable certificate, online grading offers a quick and convenient way to earn CPE.
 

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