School of Continuing Studies

XCPD-680 Cost Management and Internal Controls

Available dates

Mar 13—21, 2020
4 daysModules info
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
USD 1055
USD 263 per day

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About the course

In this course participants will be introduced to the concepts and policies foundational to developing and overseeing an organization's internal control process. Participants will discuss the role that management can take to successfully develop and maintain robust systems of internal controls. Course participants will gain a thorough understanding of the internal control theory, the COSO financial controls framework, and compliance regulations such as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

Using case studies, students will evaluate a variety of internal control systems to identify and critique strengths and vulnerabilities, determine the cause of control weaknesses, and implement solutions.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Describe the concepts and policies foundational to developing and overseeing an organization’s internal control process.
  • Discuss basic concepts of internal control theory, the COSO financial controls framework, and compliance regulations such as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
  • Critique an internal control system and provide recommendations for improvements.

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Available dates

Mar 13—21, 2020
4 daysModules info
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
USD 1055
USD 263 per day

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with School of Continuing Studies.

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