AUD 1150

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(Last Modified:10-Apr-2014)

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Course retired. Click here to view current DCAA course catalog.
You will learn the basic concepts, techniques, and procedures of DCAA contract auditing. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
(1) Identify the different auditing environments and apply decisive reasoning to the audit process;
(2) Understand Agency performance expectations, probationary period evaluation criteria and DCAA career opportunities;
(3) Discuss the nature of conflict and demonstrate effective communication skills when dealing with difficult individuals in the audit environment;
(4) Describe the Government procurement process and the types of audit services provided by DCAA;
(5) Understand the authoritative audit guidance that is found within FAR, DFAR, and GAGAS;
(6) Understand Government cost accounting systems and the importance of preaward accounting system audits;
(7) Correctly document and apply relevant risk assessment procedures, prepare an audit program and develop working papers through the use of an incurred cost audit case study.
Target Attendees
This course is designed for new auditors.
  • 1113, Orientation to DCAA
  • 1117, Orientation to DCAA Contract Audits
  • 1239, Risk and Materiality Assessment
  • 1261, Scanning Guidance
  • 1265, APPS Performance Support Module
  • 1269, Working Paper Documentation
  • 1440, GAGAS
  • 1601, FAR 31, Allowable and Unallowable Costs
  • Attendees need a basic proficiency in Microsoft Windows and Office applications.
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    None None None None
    Course Length
    10 Classroom days
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Resident
    Equivalent Courses None
    ACE Recommended Credits N/A
    PDS Code  
    DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
    Continuing Education Units   0
    Continuous Learning Points  0
    Reservist Retirement Points  
    Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • This training is conducted by DCAA. DCAA training is intended for DCAA auditors, and their residential courses are not open to non-government employees. Click the “Apply for this Course” icon in the upper right corner of your screen to request further information.
  • 63 CPE in Subject Matter Area Auditing-Governmental
  • 9 CPE in Subject Matter Area Personal Development
  • CPE credit currently only available to DCAA employees