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Audit and Assurance Faculty webinars

Audit and Assurance Faculty webinars cover a range of topics to keep you updated. Register for an upcoming webinar or listen again below.

Watch previous webinars

If you missed an Audit and Assurance Faculty webinar you can still view the recordings. See the full list below.   

How to watch webinar recordings
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  • Watch again. Click on the link to the recording. This will take you to an online version of the recording where you may play, stop, fast forward and rewind the recording as you want. For older recordings, this will open up the file in Windows Media Player.
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Issues for auditors arising from audit inspections

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This webinar recording will be of particular interest to auditors from smaller firms, both those expecting a visit from the ICAEW Quality Assurance Department (QAD) in the near future, and also those who are just seeking guidance on how best to improve their audit quality.

Interaction with management on smaller entity audits

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This webinar covered the technical requirements to communicate as set out in ISA 260 and will look at the practical impact of the standard to a less structured manner of communication with regards to the smaller owner run business.

Increasing audit exemption limits

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This webinar will look at the changes to audit exemption and the implications for accountants. It will reinforce and build upon the main points of the Audit and Assurance Faculty Spring Roadshow 2014. It will include new examples and new questions based upon feedback from delegates on the roadshow. Broadcast 01 September 2014.

The practical audit of groups

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This webinar advises on completing an audit that is both efficient and compliant with the recent revision of ISA 600. Broadcast 08 May 2014.

The trouble with mortgage references!

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This webinar covers ICAEW guidance and builds on it to help practitioners in the real world. Broadcast 22 April 2014.

The Thinking Auditor

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This webinar revisits the Audit and Assurance Faculty's autumn roadshow in 2013 and looks at areas where auditors need to ensure that audit quality is maintained and professional scepticism is demonstrated. Broadcast 25 February 2014.

Group audits - webinar

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Group audits are rarely straightforward. This webinar covered the Audit and Assurance Faculty's latest guidance on the practicalities of group audits. Broadcast 27 January.

Mastering audit documentation

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This webinar explored what needs to be documented and how this can be done efficiently. It included practical examples of particular interest to SME auditors. Broadcast 14 November 2013.

Monitoring audit quality

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This webinar drew on the real life experiences of practitioners. It gave an insight into how firms can carry out effective internal monitoring of their audit quality in line with ISQC 1. Broadcast 24 October 2013.

Accounting estimates in SMEs

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This webinar was broadcast on 5 September 2013 and was a repeat of the ICAEW's popular Audit and Assurance Faculty's London evening lecture on the audit of accounting estimates in smaller entities.