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Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate
NASBA FIELD OF STUDY
Information Technology
LEVEL
Basic
CPE CREDITS
Video Webcast: 15.0
This certificate will expose you to the concepts related to real-world literacy on blockchain and crypto assets technology, structure and functionality, the knowledge needed to anticipate potential benefits and risks, and how to translate into relevant business application and value.
Webcasts included in October 1 - 3 series:

Introduction to Blockchain

October 1, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM ET

The Potential of Blockchain

October 2, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM ET

Blockchain Application

October 3, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM ET
Webcasts included in October 8 - 12 series:

Introduction to Blockchain

October 8, 2018
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM ET

The Potential of Blockchain

October 10, 2018
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM ET

Blockchain Application

October 12, 2018
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM ET
Webcasts included in October 24 - 26 series:

Introduction to Blockchain

October 24, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM ET

The Potential of Blockchain

October 25, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM ET

Blockchain Application

October 26, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM ET
Webcasts included in November 5 - 7 series:

Introduction to Blockchain

November 5, 2018
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM ET

The Potential of Blockchain

November 6, 2018
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM ET

Blockchain Application

November 7, 2018
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM ET
Webcasts included in November 12 - 16 series:

Introduction to Blockchain

November 12, 2018
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM ET

The Potential of Blockchain

November 14, 2018
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM ET

Blockchain Application

November 16, 2018
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM ET
Webcasts included in November 28 - 30 series:

Introduction to Blockchain

November 28, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM ET

The Potential of Blockchain

November 29, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM ET

Blockchain Application

November 30, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM ET

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  • Ubuntu Linux (Firefox only)
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Product details

Who Will Benefit?

Non-IT finance professionals, CFOs, controllers, management accountants, public accountants, partners, staff, managers and internal auditors who want to do any of the following:

  • 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

  • Technology concepts behind blockchain and cryptoassets
  • Benefits, values and opportunities of blockchain
  • Blockchain risks and challenges
  • Regulatory concerns and governance
  • Practical applications and opportunities
  • Blockchain trends
  • Permissioned vs. permissionless ledgers
  • Transactions, blocks & smart contracts
  • Process and technical controls
  • Big picture review
  • Decision tree

Learning Objectives

  • Recall the foundational constructs behind blockchain technology and cryptoassets, structure and functionality.
  • Recognize the benefits, values and opportunities of blockchain for your organization.
  • Recognize blockchain risks and challenges as you consider implementing this technology within your organization.
  • Recognize regulatory concerns and governance related to blockchain implementations.
  • Recall practical applications and use cases by looking into ledgers, transactions and smart contracts.
  • Recognize the current landscape, business applications and financial control considerations associated with blockchain use.

Want to learn more about Blockchain Certificate Programs? Learn More

The accounting profession will play a significant role in driving the adoption of this world-changing technology and you, as an accounting and professional, can choose to shape how the adoption comes to life.

The new Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate offers you the opportunity to build a foundation toward becoming a strategic business partner within your organization and with your clients. Advance your career with this certificate and digital badge and earn up to 15 hours of CPE credit.

This interactive video webcast certificate program is a three-part series. You must purchase the bundle option and attend all three webcasts to earn the certificate.

This webcast series is also offered as a live event. The AICPA has chosen Fast Lane as their partner to offer premier professional development training in a live learning format from trusted experts. Explore numerous dates and locations.

Digital Badge

Upon completing the three-part webcast series, you will be awarded with a certificate in the form of a digital badge to be proudly displayed anywhere on the internet—a personal blog, a social network like LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Mozilla Open Badges, a biographical page on a company website or an online resume.

Important Information on Your CPE Credit

Group Sales Savings

Register 5 or more participants and receive significant savings. For more information, contact 800.634.6780 (Option 1) | Contact Us.

Speaker bio

Amy Vetter, CPA, CITP, CGMA

Amy Vetter, CPA, CITP, CGMA is the CEO of The B3 Method Institute and authored the book Integrative Advisory Services: Expanding Your Accounting Services Beyond the Cloud, published by Wiley. She is a transformative keynote speaker on the mindful use of technology and business transformation. Amy has been named one of the “Most Powerful Women in Accounting” by the AICPA and CPA Practice Advisor and has been recognized as a Top 100 Most Influential Person by Accounting Today multiple times. Amy shares her accounting and business insights as a regular contributor to AICPA’s Journal of Accountancy, Accounting Today, CPA Practice Advisor as well as Inc.com and Entrepreneur.com. Learn more at www.amyvetter.com.

Kirk Phillips, CPA, CMA, CFE, CPB

Kirk is author of The Ultimate Bitcoin Business Guide For Entrepreneurs and Business Advisors and was the first CPA to accept bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. He's a contributor to Bitcoin Magazine. As a speaker and continuing education crypto lecturer for CPAs and attorneys, he's a recognized thought leader on crypto security, strategy, accounting and taxation. Kirk is a cryptocurrency, blockchain and ICO advisor, investor and evangelist who weaves risk management into business processes. He is Digital Currency Council Certified, a Certified Bitcoin Professional and holds a certificate for the Introduction to Digital Currencies Course by the University of Nicosia.

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CREDIT INFO
CPE credits
Video Webcast: 15.0
NASBA Field of Study
Information Technology
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
ADVANCE PREPARATION
None
Delivery Method
Group Internet Based
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