Practice and Audit Orientation Online Certificates

CPA Ireland Practice and Audit Orientation Online certificates bring with it the flexibility to complete the courses at a time and a location that suits you. The online course offers a blended learning style of webinars, reading materials and activities to engage you throughout.  All applicants for a CPA practising certificate are required to have completed the Practice Orientation Online Certificate and to have successfully passed the associated assessment.

Those requiring audit qualification must also complete the Audit Orientation Online Certificate and pass the associated assessment.
  • The course is valid for a three year period
  • The online assessment must be completed successfully within two attempts
  • The course completion certificate must be presented with your application for a practising certificate
More detail
The Practice Orientation Online Certificate provides an overview of the regulatory framework that a practitioner operates within over the course of four modules as follows (8 hours CPD); 
Module 1 – The regulatory environment
Module 2 – Reporting obligations
Module 3 – Key Ethical Requirements
Module 4 – Establishing and Managing a Practice
Module 5 – Managing Audit Exempt Clients

The Audit Orientation Online Certificate explores the audit process from the initial audit engagement and acceptance stage through planning and finally to the audit report. It consists of four modules as follows over the course of six hours auditing CPD;
Module 1 – Audit Engagement and Audit Planning
Module 2 – Audit Execution
Module 3 – Audit Completion
Module 4 – Audit Reporting

To book both courses see Practice & Audit Orientation Online Certificate.