A How-to on the AICPA EBP Certificates and Competency Framework

Session Date: 
May 10th, 2017 - 7:00AM7:50AM


A targeted approach to learning can play a crucial part in your career advancement and ability to add value for employers and clients. Learn how the AICPA's Employee Benefit Plan Audit Certificates and the AICPA Competency Framework: Employee Benefit Plan Auditing can help you and your staff structure learning related to employee benefit plan engagements.

Attendees will learn to:

  • Distinguish between the four AICPA Employee Benefit Plan Audit Certificates
  • Identify differences between a digital badges and paper certificate
  • Identify example test questions
  • Recall the purpose of the EBP auditing competency framework and how it can be used to structure professional development plans
  • Recognize the differences between compliance between:
    • compliance-based learning
    • competency-based learning 
  • Recall how these AICPA resources can be used to complement your EBP practice

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Speaker(s) Speaker Details Session(s)
Jodi Malis CPA, Partner, Hancock Askew & Co., LLP, Atlanta, GA 23, 204
Carey Mitchell CPA, Senior Technical Manager, AICPA, Durham, NC 204

Field of Study Legend

Behavioral Ethics
Business Management & Organization
Personal Development
Specialized Knowledge

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L1 - Level 1
L2 - Level 2
L* - Level 1 & Level 2