UtlimQuest Knowledge

UltimQuest courses are designed to be highly interactive, engaging and problem based, using case studies and real-world examples to share knowledge and experience.

Event Details

Location and date:
Elearning October 28 - December 31, 2020

 

 

UltimQuest has successfully created and delivered training in the areas of improving governance, internal control, corporate finance, financial management and financial literacy. Our courses are designed to be highly interactive, engaging and problem based. We use case studies and real-world examples to share our knowledge and experience.

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Session Descriptions

Canadian Business Ethics
Length: 4.00 hours of verifiable CPD in professional ethics
Cost: $219

This course provides a complete walkthrough of business ethics in the Canadian workplace. It contextualizes challenging ethical issues that CPA members and their organizations are facing across the country. Keeping the CPA Code of Conduct in mind, it provides detailed step-by-step guidance on how to deal with unethical situations as an individual and as a business.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

CPA Professional Code of Conduct
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD in professional ethics
Cost: $69

This course examines the contents of the CPA Professional Code of Conduct. A practical hands-on approach is taken to identify key components and guidance provided by the Profession. The role of the CPA bodies and how they can assist members in navigating and interpreting the Code is also examined. The course will walk members through how to understand the requirements of the Code, put things into context, and provide guidance on how to apply the Code in real business situations.

This course is designed for all those who would like to practice principled decision-making in the face of increasingly challenging situations.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Dealing with Unethical People in the Workplace
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD in professional ethics
Cost: $69

This course provides professional accountants with the tools they need to apply ethics in challenging situations in the workplace. Members will learn how to develop an ethical mindset, identify common ethical dilemmas encountered in the accounting profession, and apply a framework to assist with decision-making.

This course is designed for all those who would like to practice principled decision-making in the face of increasingly challenging situations.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Enterprise Risk Management
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD
Cost: $69

This course provides practical guidance on implementing effective risk management strategies in an organization. We examine methods and techniques commonly used that will help board members and senior managers in corporate, public sector and not-for-profit organizations fulfill their risk management duties. We consider risk management strategies through a case study and, also discuss national and global trends.

This course was designed for managers, board members and all other CPAs interested in learning about risk management strategies and implementation.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Fraud Prevention
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD
Cost: $69

This course provides a refresher or an introduction for fraud prevention. Participants will have an opportunity to review their fraud prevention knowledge, consider what the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners reported in 2018, and methods to evaluate fraud risk and weaknesses in their organizations. Participants will develop a better understanding of principles, methods, and limitations in a Canadian context.

This course is designed for CPA members who want to be more effective in discharging their fraud prevention responsibilities.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Improving Governance in Smaller Not-for-Profit Entities
Length: 2.00 hours of verifiable CPD
Cost: $119

This course examines significant aspects of governance, including the impact of leadership and culture on an organization’s governance from the perspective of smaller not-for-profit entities. It deals with tough issues that smaller organizations must face to be effective in their governance responsibilities. It provides practical approaches, ideas and guidance to bring about highly functioning boards and management teams.

This course is designed for board members, managers and auditors in smaller Canadian not-for-profit organizations that wish to develop the skills to become the “go to” people on improving governance.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Improving Governance in the Not-for-Profit Sector
Length: 2.00 hours of verifiable CPD
Cost: $119

This course examines ways to improve governance in not-for-profit organizations in Canada. It presents practical knowledge and tools to empower CPAs to implement strategies that are aligned with their organizational culture and leadership. Using case studies, the course will examine Canadian governance failures as well as success stories. Governance red flags and best practice ideas will be reviewed.

This course is designed for board members, managers and auditors in Canadian not-for-profit organizations that wish to develop the skills to become the “go to” people on improving governance.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Improving Your Bottom Line with KPIs
Length: 2.00 hours of verifiable CPD
Cost: $119

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to improve any organization’s bottom line. It examines how to establish KPIs in various industries, including professional services (ex. Accounting practice), retail, service, manufacturing, government, etc. It walks members through the process of implementing KPIs, including challenges and benefits that may arise.

This course was designed for CPA members in audit, management and board positions. This course will help them to use KPIs in their daily work to improve the bottom line.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Internal Control in Smaller Entities
Length: 2.00 hours of verifiable CPD
Cost: $119

This course provides practical guidance on evaluating and improving internal control systems in any organization. It provides guidance how to implement internal control standards and frameworks in smaller entities, including the COSO framework.

This course is designed for those in audit, management and board positions.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Introduction to Capital Budgeting
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD
Cost: $69

This course examines how companies apply capital budgeting analyses and the methods that are actively used in the corporate world. These techniques can also be useful in not-for-profit and public sector organizations, since well-informed and educated financial decisions are required in all organizations. The impact of debt versus equity financing will also be discussed.

This course was designed for those who want to gain a basic working knowledge of capital budgeting techniques.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Introduction to Internal Control
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD
Cost: $69

This course provides practical guidance on evaluating and improving internal control systems in any organization. It provides guidance how to implement internal control standards and frameworks in smaller entities, including the COSO framework.

This course is designed for those in audit, management and board positions.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Preventing Unethical Behaviour in the Workplace
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD in professional ethics
Cost: $69

This course focuses on the responsibilities of managers and directors in creating an ethical business environment. Members will learn how to identify threats and danger signs that are putting their organizations at risk and implement ethical safeguards successfully.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Using KPIs in Professional Practice
Length: 1.00 hour of verifiable CPD
Cost: $69

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in professional practices, such as an accounting practice. It provides practical guidance on the process of implementing KPIs, including challenges and benefits that may arise.

This course was designed for all CPA members whether running their own professional practices or involved in other professional practices such as a firm of lawyers, dentists, engineers, architects or others.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Using KPIs in Smaller Entities
Length: 2.00 hours of verifiable CPD
Cost: $119

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in smaller organizations. It provides practical guidance on the process of implementing KPIs, including challenges and benefits that may arise in smaller entities.

This course was designed for all CPA members working in smaller organizations.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

Using KPIs in the Public Sector
Length: 2.00 hours of verifiable CPD
Cost: $119

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in public sector organizations. It provides practical guidance on the process of implementing KPIs, including challenges and benefits that may arise.

This course was designed for all CPA members in audit, management, or agency board positions in public sector organizations.
Arun Mathur, FCPA, FCA

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Elearning


Contacts

Please contact:

Renée Dupuis-Leon, Coordinator, Professional Development and Member Events
Tel: (506) 830-3300
Email: rdupuisleon@cpanewbrunswick.ca