Internal Control Over Financial Reporting: Understanding Section 404 of Sarbanes-Oxley (KLplus CPE Course)

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This basic-level training provides an overview of Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. The course explains the requirements and effective dates, defines internal control over financial reporting, and identifies which companies must comply and when.

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Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify the requirements and key guidelines of Section 404
  • Identify the definition and characteristics of internal control over financial reporting
  • Identify who should be involved in complying with Section 404
  • Identify steps in an approach to complying with Section 404

Estimated Course Duration: 40 minutes (0.5 CPE)

Delivery Method: Online Self-Study

Field of Study: Auditing

Program Level: Basic

Advance Preparation/Prerequisites: None


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