Keep abreast of the fast-paced changes in accounting and auditing. This comprehensive course covers relevant pronouncements, exposure drafts, and other guidance recently issued in the accounting, auditing, review, compilation, and preparation engagement arenas. Let us sort through the complexities and help you identify and apply recently issued FASB, PCAOB, ARSC, and ASB standards and guidance. With the rate of change in today's regulatory environment, you must stay current on the topics impacting the profession - don't get left behind!


When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Identify key points related to recently issued FASB standards and guidance.
  • Recognize the effect of recently issued auditing standards, attestation standards, and standards on accounting and review services.
  • Identify key concepts related to exposure drafts and other projects in accounting, auditing, compilation, preparation, and review services.


  • Recently issued ASUs
  • Current FASB exposure draft and projects
  • Audit and attest engagements update
  • Recent PCAOB guidance
  • Latest activity from ARSC

Who Will Benefit

CPAs in public practice and industry who want to remain upto- date on accounting, auditing, preparation, compilation and review pronouncements


Category Amount
Accounting 4.00
Auditing 4.00
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  • Ronald Kral

    Ronald Kral is a partner of Kral Ussery LLC, a public accounting firm with a national focus on advisory services, litigation support and internal auditing. He serves public and private companies to protect and grow shareholder value, as well as non-profits and governments on internal controls to combat errors and fraud. Ron is an advisor and trainer who focuses on practical approaches anchored in professional and regulatory standards. He has worked with hundreds of clients as a public accountant offering robust solutions on accounting, auditing, controls, ethics, anti-fraud programs, governance and SEC regulatory matters. Ron formed Candela Solutions LLC in 2003, which merged to form Kral Ussery LLC in 2017. Previously, he was a general manager of a business unit for a multi-billion-dollar company traded on the NYSE and a principal consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) where he led operational audits and internal control projects. He began his public accounting career with a California CPA firm as a financial auditor and was responsible for signing audit opinions upon becoming managing director of the firm's Orange County office. Ron launched his career as a performance auditor with the California State Auditor. He is a highly rated speaker and author of numerous technical articles. Ron holds an M.B.A. from Arizona State University and a B.B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a member of four of the five COSO sponsoring organizations: the FEI, AICPA, IIA, and IMA.

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