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WSCPA In-House Training

Save time and money by letting the WSCPA help meet the specific training needs of your team through in-house training.

Enjoy the same high-quality materials and speakers featured in many of your favorite conferences and seminars. 

Advantages of WSCPA In-House Training:

  • All offerings qualify for NASBA CPE credits, administered by WSCPA, adding further value to the workshops.
  • The more staff you have attending, the more you save.
  • Training discussions are confidential and tailored to your organization
  • WSCPA offers other services upon request to make your in-house training as convenient and enjoyable as possible. 

Choose from:

  • WSCPA programs—classes customized by WSCPA instructors based on your organization’s specific needs
  • A full line of ready-made in-house training programs created by nationally-recognized professional development providers

Why waste another valuable minute of your time developing your own in-house training when the WSCPA makes it easy and affordable? Fill out our Interest Form below to get started!

Technical CPE


Ethics

Washington Ethics and New Developments with Mark Hugh

Award winning and entertaining discussion leader Mark Hugh will review the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and key Washington differences; discuss new developments at the national and state level in ethics in the last three years; unpack best practices for CPAs in public accounting and industry; highlight emerging issues; and discuss Washington administration and enforcement, including case studies based on recent Washington Board disciplinary actions.

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • CPE Credits: 4.0
  • Price: Starting at $2,900
  • Note: This course meets the Washington Board of Accountancy’s triennial 4-hour ethics requirement for all CPAs.

Rules, Regulations and Ethics for CPAs in Washington with Thomas Neill

Sit down with Tom Neill as he covers the Public Accountancy Act and related rules and policies of the Washington State Board of Accountancy. Tom will illustrate specific applications of RCWs and WACs to the practice of public accounting in the state of Washington and review major provisions of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • CPE Credits: 4.0
  • Price: Starting at $2,900
  • Note: This course meets the Washington Board of Accountancy’s triennial 4-hour ethics requirement for all CPAs.
Federal Tax Update with Greg & George

Join experts Greg White and George Koutelieris as they provide an update on the most recent changes affecting individuals that you’ll need to navigate through the maze of tax legislation, case law, and IRS releases.

  • Duration: 4-8 hours
  • CPE Credits: 4.0 - 8.0
  • Price: Starting at $3,000

Non-Technical CPE


Building Resilient Teams

Monette Anderson, VP of Membership and Education, leads a workshop that merges storytelling with practical team-building strategies. We kick off this session with an uplifting Make-A-Wish story that sets the stage for exploring resilience through a unique lens. We add interactive elements to equip your team with the tools they need to work together more efficiently and navigate challenges with confidence.

  • Duration: 1-4 hours
  • CPE Credits: 1.0 - 4.0
  • Price: Starting at $500 
Inclusive Meetings

Dive into the art of conducting inclusive meetings where every voice is valued and heard. In this essential workshop, we will explore the foundations of psychological safety and its critical role in creating a culture of vibrant engagement and constructive dissent. We will dissect the individual elements that shape meeting environments, from setting the agenda to facilitating open dialogue, with an emphasis on strategies that promote a sense of belonging and encourage active participation. This session aims to equip you with the tools to break down barriers to communication, ensuring that all team members feel confident to contribute their insights and perspectives.

Learn how to navigate the complexities of meeting management while fostering an atmosphere where constructive feedback is welcomed and embraced.

  • Duration: 1 Hour
  • CPE Credits: 1.0
  • Price: Starting at $500
Productivity Tips

Join us for a compelling workshop aimed at enhancing productivity within CPA and accounting teams. In this session, we'll embark on a journey to understand the intricacies of procrastination styles and the underlying motivations that drive our work habits. We'll uncover psychological strategies designed to streamline your workflow, enabling you to work smarter, not harder. Additionally, we will explore a blend of modern technological solutions and traditional paper-based methods that promise to elevate organizational skills across your team. Beyond tools and techniques, this workshop is dedicated to instilling a culture of productivity within your organization. We'll discuss actionable steps to incorporate a productive mindset into your daily operations, ensuring a professional environment that fosters both productivity and balance. Prepare to transform your team's approach to work, embracing efficiency and effectiveness at every turn.

  • Duration: 1-1.5 hours
  • CPE Credits: 1.0 - 1.5
  • Price: Starting at $500
Professional Update with WSCPA President & CEO Kimberly Scott

Ensure your team is up to date with a comprehensive update with Kimberly Scott, President & CEO of the Washington Society of CPAs, as she explores a broad spectrum of critical topics for every CPA in Washington. From legislative advancements and regulatory changes to pioneering the future of the profession, Kimberly will give a comprehensive overview of the development opportunities that are driving our profession forward. This session is your gateway to gaining invaluable insights, empowering you with the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities. Whether you’re looking to contribute to these efforts or simply stay informed, this session is a must-attend for every proactive CPA in Washington.

  • Duration: 1 hour
  • CPE Credits: 1.0
  • Price: Starting at $500

Elevate: GallupStrengths for Leaders and Managers

In today’s fast-paced business environment, effective leadership is not just about managing tasks but about inspiring teams, recognizing individual strengths, and fostering an environment where everyone can thrive. This training program is specifically designed to empower managers with the insights and tools they need to unlock the full potential of their teams.

Empower Your Leaders Our program leverages the CliftonStrengths assessment to help managers discover their own unique strengths and learn how to use this knowledge to enhance team performance. By focusing on what they naturally do best, managers can lead more effectively, increasing engagement, productivity, and satisfaction across their teams.

Customized Training Experience We understand that each manager and team is unique. That's why our training is customizable, ranging from two to four hours, and tailored to address the specific challenges and objectives of your firm. Whether it's improving communication, boosting team morale, or driving performance, our certified GallupStrengths trainers are equipped to guide your leaders every step of the way.

  • Duration: 2-4 hours
  • CPE Credits: 2.0 - 4.0
  • Price: Starting at $2,000
    • 2.5 hours free for Peak Firms
    • Assessment Options(in addition to base price)
      • CliftonStrengths for Managers Report: $39.99 per person
      • CliftonStrengths 34: $49.99 per person

Note: The pricing structure for GallupStrengths training includes a customizable element based on team size and desired outcomes, ensuring that you can tailor the training to your specific needs.

Strength of Numbers: GallupStrengths for Accounting Teams

In the intricate world of accounting, mastery of numbers is just the beginning. True success lies in building a culture where every team member can thrive, drawing on their unique strengths to meet the profession's challenges head-on. WSCPA's "Strength in Numbers: GallupStrengths for Accounting Teams," a specialized training program designed to foster a strong, cohesive company culture within the accounting sector.

Let WSCPA work with you and your team goals to create a team workshop that helps your team build an environment where open communication, mutual respect, and shared goals pave the way for success.

Through "Strength in Numbers," we aim to empower your accounting team by:

  1. Introducing your staff to their individual GallupStrengths: Guide staff to name, aim, and claim their unique talents. By analyzing team grids, we illuminate blind spots and foster strategies for more cohesive collaboration, ensuring teams can leverage their collective strengths for maximum effectiveness.
  2. Enhancing Internal Communication: Fostering a culture of clarity and openness, where every voice is heard and valued.
  3. Easing Busy Season Pressures: Equipping teams with strategies to handle peak times with confidence and support.
  4. Strengthening Team Resilience: Building a foundation of support that turns challenges into opportunities for growth and innovation.
  • Duration: 2-4 hours
  • CPE Credits: 2.0 - 4.0
  • Price: Starting at $2,500
    • Assessment Options (in addition to base price)
      • CliftonStrengths Top 5: $15.99 per person
      • Top 10 for Leaders: $39.99 per person

Note: The pricing structure for GallupStrengths training includes a customizable element based on team size and desired outcomes, ensuring that you can tailor the training to your specific needs.

In-House CPE Interest Form



The Washington Society of CPAs is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of group-live and group-internet-based continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: www.nasbaregistry.org