Avoiding Problems in Conducting Single Audits

Course Details


Monday, March 11, 2019

5:30am – 1:00pm
(Registration: 5:00am)

Field of Study

Auditing (Governmental)

Course Number


CPE Credit

8.0 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge



CalCPA Education Foundation


General knowledge of or experience in conducting single audits.


Cover the problems that the Federal Offices of Inspector General noted when it reviewed single audits. Engage in a discussion about techniques for addressing those issues.

The Single Audit Act of 1984, as amended, requires a single, organization-wide financial and compliance audit for state and local governments. The goal is to improve auditing and management of federal funds provided to state and local governments.

Materials are provided as an ebook.


  • Federal OIG concerns about single audits.
  • Assessing internal controls when auditing grant compliance.
  • Federal grant rules and expectations for audit findings.
  • Sampling problems.


  • Determine how to implement the COSO framework when auditing grant compliance.
  • Recognize the rules that govern federal grants.
  • Identify federal expectations for finding development.
  • Identify the interests of the federal OIG.

Designed For

CPAs and auditors.

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Course Pricing

Member Fee

Applicable if you are a HSCPA member in good standing.

Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a HSCPA member.

Your Price $375.00

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