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Blockchain Implications for Audit and Assurance Services
CPE Self-study

Blockchain Implications for Audit and Assurance Services

Provides accountants around the globe with an understanding of the current leading practices for audit and assurance services associated with entities utilizing blockchain technology

$239.20 - $379
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NASBA Field of Study




CPE Credits



Wesley Jamieson, Prashant Nisar, Jay Schulman, Bennett Moore


1 year

Learning Outcomes
  • Get a foundational understanding of Blockchain.
  • Incorporate Blockchain application within their organizations.
  • Become a responsible business partner by recognizing Blockchain Implications and how its application and uses can benefit the client's business.
  • Determine if there's interest in exploring Blockchain as a specialization, individually or as a firm.
  • Standout with a digital badge as someone who is committed to your clients new emerging technology needs.
  • Add value to your organization, create opportunities for career growth and earn CPE credit.
Key Topics
  • Impacts of Blockchain Technology on Audit and Assurance Services
  • Audit Considerations Associated with Digital Assets on the Financial statements Auditor's Lens – Fundamentals of Blockchain Technology
  • Data Reliability, Integrity, and Security of Blockchain Technology
  • Risk Assessments of Blockchain Technology
  • Audit Evidence and Assertions Associated with Blockchain Technology
  • The Future Role of CPAs and the Impact Due to Blockchain Technology
Product Details

How are audit and assurance services evolving because of blockchain?

This CPE course provides accountants and auditors across the globe with an understanding of the leading practices for providing audit and assurance services to entities using blockchain technology. You will attain the broad relevant knowledge necessary to conduct audit and assurance services, as well as understand and how your role and responsibilities as a CPA may evolve in the future.

Interested in developing your blockchain knowledge further? Customize your learning and earn a Digital Finance Skills badge in blockchain by visiting and purchasing a minimum of three courses.

Who Will Benefit
  • Auditors of businesses, and management of businesses, that are utilizing blockchain technology
  • Auditors of businesses, and management of businesses, that are holding, trading, or issuing digital assets
  • Individuals who are interested in getting a better technical understanding of blockchain technology and digital assets and their impact on a financial audit
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Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
Auditing, Information Technology
Basic knowledge of blockchain technology
This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for 1 year after purchase date.
Wesley Jamieson
Wes Jamieson is one of RSM's National Lead Blockchain Technical Resources. He also oversees the CT tax team in researching and servicing clients. He has provided tax consulting services on virtual currency taxation compliance considerations to high net worth individuals and investment companies as well as worked on various teams to assist with international and domestic structuring considerations for blockchain companies. He has also orchestrated a team of individuals to research and write reports about the ongoing regulatory environment on a state by state and international basis.
Prashant Nisar
Prashant Nisar is an experienced senior manager in the New York Financial Services Audit Practice of RSM US LLP. Prashant has more than thirteen years of public accounting experience. He has both private and public company experience, focusing on securities industries, business development company, financial institutions and Blockchain industry and advices clients on accounting and strategic issues. Prashant has experience in auditing Blockchain Company in the payment space, cryptocurrency trading, and bitcoin swap dealer and provides advisory services to regulated bitcoin exchanges. He is an active public speaker in the Blockchain industry. Prashant is a member of Digital Chamber of Commerce and is actively involved with the Accounting Blockchain Coalition.
Jay Schulman
Jay leads Cryptocurrency and Blockchain practice for RSM. He has helped a major commodities exchange roll out an initial coin offering, consulted multiple trading firms on the security of their cryptocurrency trading strategies, developed strategies for adopting blockchain and taught numerous classes on the basics of blockchain and cryptocurrencies."
Bennett Moore
"National Blockchain Innovation, RSM US LLP Bennett Moore is RSM's National Lead Blockchain Technical Resource where he is involved in actively sharing knowledge and consulting on complex technical projects related to blockchain technology. He works across all three lines of business, audit, tax, and consulting, and is a recognized thought leader by his firm on digital asset security, accounting, taxation, and architectural strategy. Bennett is an active educator, investor, advisor, and enthusiast of blockchain technology that gives frequent presentations and speeches on blockchain and digital assets at external and internal firm conferences. He is also a member of the CTCPA Technology Sub-Committee on Innovation, a representative for his firm on multiple initiatives at the Chamber of Digital Commerce, and participates in all of the working groups within the Accounting Blockchain Coalition."

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