Accounting Analysis Basics Webcast

Course Details


Friday, September 13, 2019

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

Field of Study


Course Number


CPE Credit

8.0 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge



CalCPA Education Foundation




Learn how to use your financial reporting expertise to conduct an accounting analysis which can help detect distortions in financial statements.

By understanding accounting, a business analyst can more effectively use a company's disclosed financial information to manage and implement business plans.  Gain the tools necessary to become skilled at such analyses, including the instructor's Open Balance Sheet. Plus, review the impact of financial and accounting data on the function of capital markets in relation to the changing economic landscape and globalization.

Materials are provided as an ebook for this course.


  • Accounting analysis and methodology.
  • Factors influencing the quality of accounting-based financial reports.
  • Impact of emerging business models on balance sheets.
  • Introduction to instructor's Open Balance Sheet.


  • Identify how to manage more effectively through higher-quality financial analysis.
  • Determine areas of improvement for better asset utilization.
  • Recognize how to implement better business plans through informed financial analysis.
  • Determine costs and restructure a stronger revenue-generating balance sheet.
  • Identify methodology consisting of six steps in analyzing accounting data.

Designed For

CPAs and financial professionals.

Registration for this course has passed.

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

CPE Choice

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This course does not qualify for CPE Choice.

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