An Introduction to the Audit of Pension Schemes

BPP Professional Education
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170 GBP excl. VAT
Edinburgh, Glasgow, Online courses
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An Introduction to the Audit of Pension Schemes

This course will provide an introduction to the issues to be considered during the completion of the audit of a pension scheme.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course will be relevant to all partners, managers and in charges who are new to this type of audit.

Training Course Content

  • An overview of the characteristics of a pension scheme
  • The importance of understanding the parties involved in the audit and their respective responsibilities
  • Types of pension arrangement
  • Pension scheme annual report and accounts
  • Accounting issues to be considered during the audit
  • Planning of a pension scheme audit
  • Issues to be considered during the audit fieldwork
  • The audit report and statement on contributions
  • Review of the Trustees’ report and Actuarial statements
  • Reporting to Regulators
  • Other reports that may be required
  • Statement of Recommended Practice for Pension Scheme Accounting following FRs 102
  • Common issues arising during the audit
  • Communication with the trustees.

Question and answer session on current audit issues and sharing of experience.

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