Audit and the COVID-19 Crisis - The Key Issues Recording


During this extended 2-hour webinar, the Practice Consulting Team are going to focus in depth on the key auditing issues that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 crisis for micro, small and medium sized companies

Venue details:  
Online EU, , Online
Start date & time:  
01 January 2020 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2021 00:00
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Training ticket cost:  
2.00 Training Tickets accepted
CPD hours:  
Speaker details
First nameLast name
Conal Kennedy
Jeremy Twomey


Product type:  
CPD online course
Audit and assurance, Practice and business improvement

This is a recording of a live webinar

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for accountants, auditors, and other business professionals, both from small and mid-sized practices and in business, from across the island of Ireland

Course Overview

The key COVID-19 auditing related issues that will be covered include:

  • Audit Planning
  • Audit Risks
  • Practical issues Impacting Audits at this time
  • Stocks and Stocktakes
  • Debtors
  • Audit of Income, Expenditure and Transactions
  • Impairments of Assets and Investment Property
  • Going Concern
  • Post Balance Sheet Events
  • Reporting - Limitation of Scope and Uncertainties
  • Completion Procedures

Key Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

Appreciate the key auditing issues for micro, small and medium sized companies, as a result of this COVID-19 crisis and how to address these

Speaker Bio's

Conal Kennedy is Head of Practice Consulting in Chartered Accountants Ireland. He, and his team, provide advice and support to practices throughout Ireland, and publish a range of practice toolkits covering audit, accounting and compliance. Over the last 12 years in Practice Consulting, Conal has coached and advised many practices through major change events such as mergers, acquisitions and retirements. He has also advised on practice development and marketing

Jeremy Twomey in his role as Practice Consulting Manager works to support our member practitioners across our service areas, with a particular focus on compliance support, training and our associated advisory services. Jeremy is a Fellow of the Institute, having trained with Ernst & Young; he has held senior management positions across both financial and professional services, as well as the public sector