Course Detail(ADT128v : Overview of Essential Singapore Standards on Auditing (Live Webinar))

UTAP Funding

ADT128v : Overview of Essential Singapore Standards on Auditing (Live Webinar)

14.00 CPE Hours (Category 3)
Live Webinar

This course is available in both Live Webinar (virtual) and Classroom (physical).

For this session, it will be delivered as LIVE WEBINAR. If you prefer to join the Classroom session, please register here.

Programme Objective

The objective of this two-day course is to discuss all the Singapore Standards on Auditing (SSAs) issued by ISCA. The major provisions of each SSA will be highlighted and illustrated.
 

Programme Outline

Singapore Standards on Quality Control
SSQC1Quality control for firms that perform audits and reviews of financial statements and other assurance and related service engagements
200-299 - Audit of historical financial information 
SSA 200Overall objectives of the independent auditor and the conduct of an audit in accordance with Singapore Standards on Auditing
SSA 210Agreeing the terms of audit engagements
SSA 220Quality control for an audit of financial statements
SSA 230Audit documentation
SSA 240The auditor’s responsibilities relating to fraud in an audit of financial statements
SSA 250Consideration of laws and regulations in an audit of financial statements
SSA 260Communication with those charged with governance
SSA 265Communicating deficiencies in internal control to those charged with governance and management
300-499 : Risk assessment and response to assessed risks
SSA 300Planning an audit of financial statements
SSA 315Identifying and assessing the risk of material misstatement through understanding the entity and its environment
SSA 320Materiality in planning and performing audit
SSA 330The auditor’s responses to assessed risks
SSA 402Audit considerations relating to an entity using a service organization
SSA 450Evaluation of misstatements identified during the audit
500-599 : Audit evidence
SSA 500Audit evidence
SSA 501Audit evidence – specific considerations for selected items
SSA 505External confirmations
SSA 510Initial audit engagements – opening balances
SSA 520Analytical procedures
SSA 530Audit sampling
SSA 540Auditing accounting estimates, including fair value accounting estimates, and related disclosures
SSA 550Related parties
SSA 560Subsequent events
SSA 570Going concern
SSA 580Written representations
600-699: Using the work of others
SSA 600Special considerations – audits of group financial statements (including the work of components auditors)
SSA 610Using the work of internal auditors
SSA620Using the work of an auditor’s expert
700-799 : Audit conclusions and reporting
SSA 700Forming an opinion and reporting on financial statements
SSA 701Communicating key audit matters in the independent auditor’s report
SSA 705Modifications to the opinion in the independent auditor’s report
SSA 706Emphasis of matter paragraphs and other matter paragraphs in the independent auditor’s report
SSA 710Comparative information – Corresponding figures and comparative financial statements
SSA 720The auditor’s responsibilities relating to other information in documents containing audited financial statements

 
Training Methodology
Lecture style with case studies, and references to PMP review points issued by local and also international regulators
 
Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

A Foundation to Intermediate Level programme intended for Practicing and Non-Practicing Accountants and Auditors especially those whose work involves audit of historical financial statements.

Competency Mapping

Category 3 = 14.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

20 Oct 2021 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
21 Oct 2021 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Chinnu Palanivelu

Testimonial

Funding

1] NTUC Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) is an individual skills upgrading account for NTUC members.

NTUC members enjoy 50% *unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP. NTUC members aged 40 and above can enjoy higher funding support up to $500 per individual each year, capped at 50% of unfunded course fees, for courses attended between 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2022. *This excludes miscellaneous fees such as GST and registration fee etc.
 
This course is approved for UTAP support for intakes conducted between 01 April 2021 – 31 March 2022.
 
As UTAP is given on calendar year basis, and calculated based on year of training taken, it cannot be accumulated.

  • Maintained paid-up NTUC membership before course, throughout course duration and at the point of claim and;
  • Course by training provider must be supported under UTAP and training must commence within the supported period and;
  • Unfunded course fee must not be fully sponsored by company or other types of funding
  • Unfunded course fee must be S$20.00 and above, and;
  • Member must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and sat for all prescribed examination(s), if any and;
  • UTAP application must be made within 6 months after course ends.

To submit for UTAP claims, please visit http://skillsupgrade.ntuc.org.sg/. Terms and conditions apply.
Should you have queries on the funding scheme, you can email to UTAP@e2i.com.sg or call NTUC Membership Hotline at 6213-8008

Programme Facilitator(s)


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Dr Chinnu Palanivelu, FCA (Singapore), ACA (England and Wales), FCCA (UK), CPA (Australia), AMA (Australia), FAIA, D.Litt. (Finance), MBA (Finance), BSc (Hons) Accounting, GRCA (USA), Dip IFRS, Cert IAS, ATP (Income Tax), Dip Tax.

 

Dr Chinnu is currently an Audit Partner and Head of Audit at Stamford Assurance PAC, an award-winning medium size audit practice. He worked with one of Big5 international audit firm for a decade and small and medium-size practices for few years before co-founding Stamford Assurance PAC. Prior to embarking audit career, Dr Chinnu held various finance and operations related to appointments with large construction and properly development group for a decade.

He has served for a wide range of clients including SGX-listed companies including few fund management companies, several US SEC registrants, subsidiaries of large multi-national corporations, significant subsidiaries of overseas listed companies, societies, charities, co-operatives, statutory boards, government linked companies, private equity funds and small and medium enterprises and owner-managed business. He also carried out pre-IPO audit, fraud investigation work and internal audit, etc. 

He is a regular trainer in ISCA’s CPE in several core auditing and financial reporting courses. He is also Adjunct Lecturer for Singapore CA, ICAEW professional courses, James Cook University’s degree and master degree courses. Dr Chinnu also conducted in-house training and technical consulting assignments for more than 30 small-medium practices. He has passion for training and development and has conducted numerous presentations which include seminars organised by the James Cook University, ISCA, Kaplan, London School of Business and Finance, National Council of Social Service, and Republic Polytechnic, just to name a few.

He is currently serving and has served in many public and civic institutions in various capacities, including: Ministry of Education, Ministry of Social and Family  Development, Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, National Youth Council, Youth Corp Singapore, London School of Business and Finance, SCAPE, Singapore National Paralympic Council, ACCA, Singapore Disability Sports Council, People’s Association, Association for Person with Special Needs, SHINE Childers and Youth Service, Singapore Disability Sports Council, The Society of Kalai Pithers, Toastmasters Club, SAA Global Education and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He also chaired audit committee of Association for Person with Special Needs, SCAPE and also served member of finance, investment, tender, Marketing, Programe committees, Honorary Treasurer and Auditor of various charities.

Dr Chinnu received the President award for Lifelong Learner award in 2018, Appreciation Award from People’s Association for community services, Excellent Volunteers Service Awards from National Council of Social Service for contributing to charities and youth at risks institutions and Ministry of Social and Family Development for contribution to Family policies development and initiatives.

Dr Chinnu is also member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association, Singapore Institute of Directors, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Institute for Adult Learning Singapore and International Association for Accounting Education and Research.

As a lifelong learner, Dr Chinnu completed Executive Tax Programme from Tax Academy of Singapore, pursuing Graduate Certificate in Digital Strategies and Data Analytics from Singapore Management University, Qualified Listed Company Directors Programe from Singapore Institute of Directors and ICAEW, Higher Education Teaching Certificate from Harvard University and CVA from the NTU.

This course is available in both Live Webinar (virtual) and Classroom (physical).

For this session, it will be delivered as LIVE WEBINAR. If you prefer to join the Classroom session, please register here.

Programme Objective

The objective of this two-day course is to discuss all the Singapore Standards on Auditing (SSAs) issued by ISCA. The major provisions of each SSA will be highlighted and illustrated.
 

Programme Outline

Singapore Standards on Quality Control
SSQC1Quality control for firms that perform audits and reviews of financial statements and other assurance and related service engagements
200-299 - Audit of historical financial information 
SSA 200Overall objectives of the independent auditor and the conduct of an audit in accordance with Singapore Standards on Auditing
SSA 210Agreeing the terms of audit engagements
SSA 220Quality control for an audit of financial statements
SSA 230Audit documentation
SSA 240The auditor’s responsibilities relating to fraud in an audit of financial statements
SSA 250Consideration of laws and regulations in an audit of financial statements
SSA 260Communication with those charged with governance
SSA 265Communicating deficiencies in internal control to those charged with governance and management
300-499 : Risk assessment and response to assessed risks
SSA 300Planning an audit of financial statements
SSA 315Identifying and assessing the risk of material misstatement through understanding the entity and its environment
SSA 320Materiality in planning and performing audit
SSA 330The auditor’s responses to assessed risks
SSA 402Audit considerations relating to an entity using a service organization
SSA 450Evaluation of misstatements identified during the audit
500-599 : Audit evidence
SSA 500Audit evidence
SSA 501Audit evidence – specific considerations for selected items
SSA 505External confirmations
SSA 510Initial audit engagements – opening balances
SSA 520Analytical procedures
SSA 530Audit sampling
SSA 540Auditing accounting estimates, including fair value accounting estimates, and related disclosures
SSA 550Related parties
SSA 560Subsequent events
SSA 570Going concern
SSA 580Written representations
600-699: Using the work of others
SSA 600Special considerations – audits of group financial statements (including the work of components auditors)
SSA 610Using the work of internal auditors
SSA620Using the work of an auditor’s expert
700-799 : Audit conclusions and reporting
SSA 700Forming an opinion and reporting on financial statements
SSA 701Communicating key audit matters in the independent auditor’s report
SSA 705Modifications to the opinion in the independent auditor’s report
SSA 706Emphasis of matter paragraphs and other matter paragraphs in the independent auditor’s report
SSA 710Comparative information – Corresponding figures and comparative financial statements
SSA 720The auditor’s responsibilities relating to other information in documents containing audited financial statements

 
Training Methodology
Lecture style with case studies, and references to PMP review points issued by local and also international regulators
 
Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

A Foundation to Intermediate Level programme intended for Practicing and Non-Practicing Accountants and Auditors especially those whose work involves audit of historical financial statements.

Competency Mapping

Category 3 = 14.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

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Dr Chinnu Palanivelu, FCA (Singapore), ACA (England and Wales), FCCA (UK), CPA (Australia), AMA (Australia), FAIA, D.Litt. (Finance), MBA (Finance), BSc (Hons) Accounting, GRCA (USA), Dip IFRS, Cert IAS, ATP (Income Tax), Dip Tax.

 

Dr Chinnu is currently an Audit Partner and Head of Audit at Stamford Assurance PAC, an award-winning medium size audit practice. He worked with one of Big5 international audit firm for a decade and small and medium-size practices for few years before co-founding Stamford Assurance PAC. Prior to embarking audit career, Dr Chinnu held various finance and operations related to appointments with large construction and properly development group for a decade.

He has served for a wide range of clients including SGX-listed companies including few fund management companies, several US SEC registrants, subsidiaries of large multi-national corporations, significant subsidiaries of overseas listed companies, societies, charities, co-operatives, statutory boards, government linked companies, private equity funds and small and medium enterprises and owner-managed business. He also carried out pre-IPO audit, fraud investigation work and internal audit, etc. 

He is a regular trainer in ISCA’s CPE in several core auditing and financial reporting courses. He is also Adjunct Lecturer for Singapore CA, ICAEW professional courses, James Cook University’s degree and master degree courses. Dr Chinnu also conducted in-house training and technical consulting assignments for more than 30 small-medium practices. He has passion for training and development and has conducted numerous presentations which include seminars organised by the James Cook University, ISCA, Kaplan, London School of Business and Finance, National Council of Social Service, and Republic Polytechnic, just to name a few.

He is currently serving and has served in many public and civic institutions in various capacities, including: Ministry of Education, Ministry of Social and Family  Development, Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, National Youth Council, Youth Corp Singapore, London School of Business and Finance, SCAPE, Singapore National Paralympic Council, ACCA, Singapore Disability Sports Council, People’s Association, Association for Person with Special Needs, SHINE Childers and Youth Service, Singapore Disability Sports Council, The Society of Kalai Pithers, Toastmasters Club, SAA Global Education and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He also chaired audit committee of Association for Person with Special Needs, SCAPE and also served member of finance, investment, tender, Marketing, Programe committees, Honorary Treasurer and Auditor of various charities.

Dr Chinnu received the President award for Lifelong Learner award in 2018, Appreciation Award from People’s Association for community services, Excellent Volunteers Service Awards from National Council of Social Service for contributing to charities and youth at risks institutions and Ministry of Social and Family Development for contribution to Family policies development and initiatives.

Dr Chinnu is also member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association, Singapore Institute of Directors, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Institute for Adult Learning Singapore and International Association for Accounting Education and Research.

As a lifelong learner, Dr Chinnu completed Executive Tax Programme from Tax Academy of Singapore, pursuing Graduate Certificate in Digital Strategies and Data Analytics from Singapore Management University, Qualified Listed Company Directors Programe from Singapore Institute of Directors and ICAEW, Higher Education Teaching Certificate from Harvard University and CVA from the NTU.


Upcoming Schedule

Registration is closed

Date & Time

20 Oct 2021 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
21 Oct 2021 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 652.70   $ 522.16
For Non-Members: $ 783.24   $ 626.59
Discount till 31 Dec 2021

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Chinnu Palanivelu

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore