Tag Archives: CPE Standards

NASBA, AICPA Issue Proposed Revisions to CPE Provider Standards

Public Comments Sought on Provisions to Maintain the Professional Competence of Certified Public Accountants and Ensure they Continue to Provide Quality Service NASHVILLE and NEW YORK (MAY 19, 2015) — The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) today issue proposed revisions to the Statement on Standards…

NASBA, AICPA Issue Exposure Draft of Proposed Changes to CPE Standards

May 19, 2015 NASBA and the AICPA have issued proposed revisions to the Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs (Standards) for public comment. Published jointly by NASBA and the AICPA, the Standards provide a framework for the development, presentation, measurement and reporting of CPE programs. The following documents are available for download:…

Board Releases Proposed CPE Standards

State Board Report May 2015 Revisions for the Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education Programs, as appended to the Uniform Accountancy Act, were released for comment on Friday, April 24, by both the NASBA and the AICPA Boards of Directors. The comment deadline is October 1, 2015. Among the most significant proposed changes being…

NASBA Announces 2015-16 Vice Chair Nominee

May 5, 2015 On Thursday, April 30, NASBA’s Nominating Committee met to select a candidate for NASBA’s vice chair, 2015-2016. It is our pleasure to present Telford (Ted) A. Lodden, CPA of West Des Moines, Iowa, as the Committee’s nominee. Since 2004, Ted has served in numerous capacities as a NASBA member. He is currently serving…

IN Pilots Competency-Based CPE

State Board Report September 2014 The Indiana Board of Accountancy has approved a competency-based learning pilot program that will permit CPAs currently licensed in Indiana to take up to two on-line course modules from the Indiana CPA Society’s “CPA Center of Excellence” and receive a waiver for 16 hours of CPE credit. These are competency-based…

CPE Standards Under Study

State Board Report July 2014 The CPE Standards Working Group and the Continuing Professional Education Model Rule Task Force are both currently considering innovations in the delivery methods of CPE, blended delivery methods and nano-learning, NASBA Director of Compliance Services Maria Caldwell and National CPE Sponsor Registry Associate Director Jessica Luttrull reported to the Regional…

CPE Standards Under Review

State Board Report March 2014 2014 is a year of review and evaluation of the Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education. The 13-member CPE Standards Working Group, comprised of representatives from the State Boards, the NASBA Board of Directors and representatives of CPE stakeholders, is studying the Standards, last revised in 2012, to make…

Revised Applications Now Available for National Registry Sponsors

May 1, 2012 In January 2012, the Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs (Standards) was revised. The revised Standards are effective July 1, 2012, with the exception of self study programs already in existence as of December 31, 2011, whose effective date is March 2014. Approvals for applications submitted on the new…

Revised CPE Standards Approved

State Board Report February 2012 Standards for continuing professional education program sponsors that cover new formats of program delivery, as well as contemplated offerings, were unanimously approved by the NASBA Board of Directors at their meeting on January 20, 2012. The AICPA Board had approved the joint standards at their previous meeting. NASBA CPE Committee…

CPE Provider Standards Revisions Finalized

NASBA and AICPA Announce Final Approval of Revisions to CPE Provider Standards NASHVILLE, TN and NEW YORK, NY (January 24, 2012) – The Boards of Directors for both the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) today announced final approval of the proposed revisions to…