Created for auditors seeking knowledge about the basics of a Uniform Guidance compliance audit, this course with Melisa Galasso includes an overview of requirements, and how GAAS and the Yellow Book apply to the compliance audit. It also covers the different types of federal awards, along with audit implications for a recipient or sub recipient. The schedule of expenditures of federal awards is introduced, along with a description of major program determination, and the auditor’s responsibilities related to testing and reporting.
This CPE course covers basic elements of Uniform Guidance and reviews who must undergo this type of engagement.
Auditors performing single audit engagements, Internal financial staff of governments, Staff of not-for-profit entities interacting with auditors.
Identify what a single audit encompasses. Identify key auditee and auditor responsibilities in the compliance audit of federal awards. Identify the basic audit requirements in a Uniform Guidance compliance audit. Recognize key considerations related to the auditor’s responsibilities regarding testing and reporting on compliance under the Uniform Guidance.
Melisa Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with over 15 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics, including not for profit and governmental accounting. Her passion is providing high-quality CPE that is meaningful, creates efficiencies and improves quality, and positively impacts ROI. She also supports essential professional development, audit level training, and train the trainer efforts.
Melisa is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and has earned the Association for Talent Development Master Trainer™ designation. Her passion for instructional design and adult learning techniques is one of the differentiators that set her apart from other CPE providers.
She also serves on the FASB’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC), the AICPA’s Technical Issues Committee (TIC), has had leadership roles on various A&A committees, and serves on the VSCPA’s Board of Directors.
Melisa is a 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Award recipient and was honored as a “40 under 40” by CPA Practice Advisor in 2017 and 2018. She was also named the 2019 Rising Star by her regional NAWBO chapter, received the Don Farmer award for achievement in technical content instruction, and earned several other awards for public speaking and technical training.
Non-Member Price $339.00
Member Price $279.00