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Forensic Audit: Document Review and Handwriting Analysis

CPE Course on Handwriting Analysis

2 Credits


Subject Area


Webinar Qualifies For

2 CPE credit of Accounting for all CPAs

2 CPE credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)

2 CPE credit for Certified Internal Auditors (CIA)

2 CPD credit (Verifiable) for Canadian CPAs

2 CPE credit for Qualification in Internal Audit Leadership (QIAL)

2 CPE credit for Internal Audit Practitioner (IAP)

2 CPE credit for Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs)

2 CPD credit (Verifiable) for CPA/CFF

2 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals / Bookkeepers / Accountants

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  • Appendix - Common Terms
    6 mins
  • Analyzing Documents
    14 mins
  • Document Analysis
    28 mins
  • Quality Control
    48 mins
  • The Scientific Foundation for Handwriting Analysis
    64 mins
  • The Methodology of Handwriting Examination
    72 mins

Course Description

Forensic Accounting and Auditing, as a specialty area of accounting, use many disciplines to investigate whether firms/individuals engage in wrongful conduct in a variety of ways. It applies a range of skills and methods to determine whether there has been financial reporting misconduct. 

In this Online CPE webinar, the expert speaker Lynn Fountain will discuss how you can apply the investigative techniques of document review and handwriting analysis to ensure your clients have a safe system of accounting. She will also shed some light on the rules of evidence and the accountants’ potential need to testify in a court of law. 

This Online Accounting CPE Webinar is designed to cover the following Key Topics: 

  • Delve a bit deeper into the world of forensic accounting and auditing. 
  • The specific areas of expertise required to become a forensic accountant or auditor.
  • The art of document analysis and handwriting analysis.

This Online CPE webinar is going to be super valuable for CPAs, CFEs, and Internal auditors who assist the clients with potential fraud and forensic investigations.

Learning Objectives

  • To discuss the history and credentials of forensic accounts.
  • To recognize the areas of expertise.
  • To analyze investigative techniques of Document analysis.
  • To identify the scientific foundation for handwriting analysis and investigative techniques of Handwriting analysis.
  • To recognize common terms and resources that may help in the application of Forensic Accounting.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Managers
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chief Accounting Officer
  • Cloud Accountants
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Young CPA