SEC Training Made Simple

CPE INC. offers a complete set of programs to meet your SEC training needs. You can get an update on the latest SEC pronouncements, learn about key issues and regulations impacting oil and gas companies, review the major changes of COSO's Framework model or get expert advice on how to gain the most value from your SOX compliance program. We can also provide you with a review of Form 10-K, a best practices primer on writing a quality MD&A or details of the IPO process.

Here is a list of our current offerings:

SEC Conference 2017: An Accounting & Reporting Update for Public Companies
Every year, we hold this two-day update on SEC and FASB matters in major markets across the country. You'll hear from experts in US financial reporting drawn from the SEC, the Big 4 and industry.


SOX 404 Conference 2017: Compliance, Internal Controls & Risk Management
At this conference, industry experts will provide an important update on the key issues and regulations impacting SOX compliance. They will also share practical guidance on how to assess and improve the effectiveness of your SOX program.


SOX 404 Conference 2017: Insights on Innovation Through Analytics, Automation, Branding & Communications
In this unique, one-day conference, our unmatchable team of leading SOX experts will show you how to utilize modern technology to become more efficient and reduce the cost of SOX compliance.


Oil & Gas Companies SEC Accounting & Reporting Conference 2017
In this specialized conference, SEC regulators, Big 4 leaders and industry panelists will join together to give oil and gas company financial professionals an update on the key issues and regulations impacting oil and gas company reporting.


COSO's New Framework Forum 2017: Successfully Implementing the New Model
Due to the system-wide changes made to COSO's Framework, companies must learn how these changes impact their business and the best ways to successfully implement these updates to optimize the benefits and avoid costly mistakes.


Form 10-K: A Hands-On Workshop
Form 10-K is the major year-end reporting process for companies filing an annual report with the SEC. This workshop will thoroughly explain the current requirements of the legal, accounting and disclosure rules and give you the practical guidance you need to accurately complete the Form 10-K.


IPOs & Reverse Mergers: Financial Reporting & Filing Requirements
The process of going public is long and arduous and can be intimidating to an accountant going through the process. This seminar maps the process from start to finish and explains the accounting, SEC and financial reporting requirements of each process.


MD&A & Market Risk Disclosure: A Hands-On Workshop
SEC guidance encourages companies to take a "fresh look" at presentation and disclosures each time the MD&A is prepared. Using actual MD&A filings as examples, this hands-on course will show you how to comply and what the SEC considers disclosure deficiencies.


Sarbanes-Oxley: A Complete Review & Update
The Sarbanes-Oxley Act may be the most important legislation affecting public companies and their auditors since the SEC was created. An expert explains each section of the law and how it affects you now and in the future.


SEC Accounting & Reporting Advanced Topics
This seminar is designed for accountants who have to deal with the more complex issues of SEC accounting and reporting. It will arm SEC filers with the best ways to handle the problems that frequently arise and how to avoid being cited for deficiencies.


SEC Accounting & Reporting: A Two-Day Boot Camp
Led by an expert in SEC reporting, this two-day workshop will introduce you to the SEC reporting process and familiarize you with the SEC's filing forms and financial reporting requirements.


SOX 404: Best Practices for Process Improvement
With almost a decade of compliance under their belts, public companies now accept SOX 404 as a fact of life. But unless they stay immersed in best practices, companies can miss key efficiencies and opportunities to reduce costs.


SOX 404 Compliance: A One-Day Overview
This seminar is a comprehensive guide designed to provide you with the practical knowledge you need to successfully implement the SOX 404 process. You'll learn how to set up and manage your compliance project from start to finish.