Course Detail(PAW003 : Practical Audit Workshop – Supervisory and Review (PAW – SAR))

SkillsFuture Credit, SSG Funding

PAW003 : Practical Audit Workshop – Supervisory and Review (PAW – SAR)

30.00 CPE Hours (Category 1, Category 2, Category 3)
Classroom

Note:
This is a certifiable course approved by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). As part of SSG requirements, ISCA will collect personal information from all participants for the purpose of uploading assessment results.

  • For more information, please refer to SSG website HERE.

 

Programme Objective

Building further on the concepts and knowledge highlighted in PAW–AWP 1 and PAW–AWP 2, and designed specifically for the reviewers and those tasked with supervising the audit engagement, PAW–SAR aims to provide practical guidance for those experienced audit personnel tasked with the audit engagement management responsibility.

Programme Outline

At the end of the 4-day PAW–SAR, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the role, ethical and professional requirements and responsibilities of the various levels of audit engagement team members and be able to coach the audit staff in the compliance with those requirements;
  • Recognize and be able to resolve common ethical challenges and dilemmas;
  • Understand the key audit concepts and requirements through the various audit case study examples:
    • Audit risk model and risk of material misstatements
    • Audit procedures in response to risk identified
    • Audit judgment and conclusion;
  • Understand and apply the relevant audit concepts and documentation techniques in the audit process, such as:
    • Staff selection and assignment of responsibilities;
    • Risk assessment and appropriate responses;
    • Evaluation of audit exceptions and alternative audit procedures;
    • Review of audit work paper, best practices, common weakness and practical challenges;
    • Evaluation of the sufficiency and appropriateness of audit evidence gathered by the engagement team, applying sufficient rigour and challenge to the audit evidence obtained and documentation on file;
    • Provision of adequate supervision over the audit staff/ engagement team members during the audit process on a timely basis;
    • Consultation and quality control process over audit engagement;
  • Understand and apply the concept of audit procedures and documentation requirements in relation to the audit completion process, such as communication with management, evaluation of corrected and uncorrected misstatements, audit conclusion, etc.; and
  • Understand and apply the best practices in improving the overall audit efficiency and effectiveness.

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment

If the registration is closed, please contact cpe@isca.org.sg if you wish to be notified when the next intake is opened for registration.

Assessment
Assessments will be conducted during mid and end of workshop.

Rescheduling of Assessment Date 
Participants can request for a rescheduling of assessment date. An administrative fee of $53.50 (including GST) will be payable. This fee will be waived if the rescheduling is due to medical or compassionate reason. Please provide relevant supporting documents.

Re-assessment
Participants who do not score an overall pass for the assessments can request for a re-assessment. An administrative fee of $107.00 (including GST) will be payable. A re-assessment will be arranged within 14 working days from the last day of the course. Participants may attempt the re-assessment once only.

Click PAW homepage for details on Practical Audit Workshop.

Intended For

This PAW-SAR workshop is specially designed for reviewers of small and medium-sized public accounting firms (SMPs) and those tasked with supervising the audit engagement with a minimum of 4 years of practical audit experience.

Competency Mapping

Category 1 = 8.50 Hours
Category 2 = 2.50 Hours
Category 3 = 19.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

09 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
11 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
16 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
18 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 1,819.00
For Non-Members: $ 1,819.00

Programme Facilitator(s)

Team of Professionals (PAW)

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

24 Sep 2019 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
02 Oct 2019 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
09 Oct 2019 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
16 Oct 2019 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Team of Professionals (PAW)

Date & Time

08 Oct 2018 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
15 Oct 2018 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
20 Oct 2018 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
22 Oct 2018 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
24 Oct 2018 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Team of Professionals (PAW)

Date & Time

23 Oct 2017 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
26 Oct 2017 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
30 Oct 2017 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
02 Nov 2017 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
06 Nov 2017 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Team of Professionals (PAW)

Testimonial

Funding

1] SSG Training Grant
Funding Period: Until 03 Jul 2021
Course Ref No. : CRS-N-0031792

1a] Company-sponsored Employees
If you wish to enrol participants with SSG Funding, please proceed with the following steps (For Corporate enrolments only) :

  • Step 1:Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for SSG Funding?”, click Yes and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SSG funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”. 
  • Step 2:After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit the Training Grant application via SkillsConnect Portal here: https://www.skillsconnect.gov.sg/

Employers of company-sponsored participants must submit training grant via SkillsConnect system to obtain training grant for course fees and Absentee payroll funding . You may submit the Training Grant application within the period from 30 days before the course start date to 30 days after course start date. Please note that there will be an administrative fee charged for any revision of invoice.

 

SME Enhanced
·Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident

Non-SME
·Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident

Mid Career
·Singapore Citizen
-40 years old and above

Workfare Skills Support (WSS)
·Singapore Citizen
-35 years old and above
-Monthly income of not more than $2,300

SSG Training Grant

$1,437.50

$431.25

$1,437.50

N.A

Nett Fees Payable to ISCA (Inclusive of GST)

$381.50

$1,387.75

$381.50

N.A

Company can claim the following Absentee Payroll

Absentee Payroll

80% of basic hourly salary, capped @ $7.50/hour

80% of basic hourly salary, capped @ $4.50/hour

80% of basic hourly salary, capped @ $4.50/hour

95% of basic hourly salary

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Company must be registered or incorporated in Singapore and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time.
  • Applicant must be employed, and is either Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all examinations /assessments and;
  • Applicant must be fully sponsored by the Company for all costs associated with the training and;
  • Payment has to be made via corporate means (e.g. corporate cheque, corporate GIRO, corporate credit card).


1b] Self-sponsored Individuals
If you wish to enrol with SSG Funding, please proceed with the following step:

  • Step 1:Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for SSG Funding?”, click Yes and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SSG funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.

ISCA will apply for Training Grant from SSG in respect of self-sponsored trainees.

 

Mid-Career
·Singapore Citizen
·40 years old and above

Baseline
·Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident

SSG Training Grant

$1,437.50

$431.25

Nett Fees Payable to ISCA (Inclusive of GST)

$381.50

$1,387.75


Applicant must either be a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must be at least 21 years old and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all assessments and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time.

Workfare Skills Support (WSS) Scheme

From 1 July 2020, the Workfare Skills Support (WSS) Scheme will replace the Workfare Training Support (WTS) Scheme. WSS encourages low wage workers to undertake training that leads to more impactful employment outcomes. Please click here for more details.
 

2] SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)

Funding Period: Until 03 Jul 2021

Course Ref No. : CRS-N-0031792

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500 from the government. The credits will not expire and periodic top-ups will be provided by the government. SFC may be accumulated to pay for skills related course fees. You may wish to use your SFC to pay for partial/full ISCA course fees.  (For more information on the SFC scheme, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit)

If you wish to enrol for the course with SFC Funding, please proceed with the following steps:

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for SkillsFuture Credit?”, click “Yes” and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SFC funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit SFC claim on Skillsfuture Portal within 60 days before the course start date and obtain the necessary approval. Please submit SFC claim via SFC portal here: http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit.

Failure to submit claim application and obtain necessary approval before the course start date will result in topping up of the SFC indicated for use. Please note that there will be an administrative fee charged for any revision of invoice.

 

Programme Facilitator(s)


Eric Tan
 
Eric is the founder of his own consultancy firm dedicated to working with public accountants in small and medium-sized practices to improve their assurance practice. Eric is appointed as the independent technical and quality assurance adviser to various public accountants. Eric is also a regular speaker on financial reporting and audit-related seminars with various professional organisations and is an adjunct associate professor at the Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Business School.
 
Eric has many years of experience in public accounting, including over 13 years with a Big 4 international accounting firm in Singapore and its Global office in New York. During this period, Eric has accumulated extensive experience in financial reporting advisory, audit of public and private entities, quality assurance and forensic file reviews, and audit firm practice risk related matters.
 
 
Goh Kia Hong
 
Kia Hong is currently with Nanyang Technological University, teaching Assurance and Auditing in the bachelor and master degree programmes. Kia Hong holds a Master of Science (Marketing) from NTU where he was awarded the Dean's Honours List.
 
Kia Hong worked with ISCA on ACRA’s Practice Monitoring Programme. He is a regular trainer in ISCA CPE in several core auditing courses. Kia Hong also provides regular training, consultancy and research works to accounting firms and corporate organisations and contributes to IS Chartered Accountant journal and the main media on business and accounting related topics.
 
Kia Hong is a member of ISCA’s Auditing and Assurance Standards Committee and ISCA’s Investigation and disciplinary panel. He was awarded the Service to Education Awards by the Ministry of Education in 2006 and 2011. He is currently the Chairman of Bukit Merah Seconday School Advisory Committee and a member of Mensa Singapore.
 
Kia Hong was an Audit Manager in Ernst and Young before he founded his audit and consultancy firm, specializing in financial audit, taxation, financial system control and review and business advisory. In 2005, Kia Hong retired from his audit practice and worked in South Korea as the Chief Executive Officer of a healthcare company. Upon completion of his overseas working stint, Kia Hong started his regional healthcare Group with companies in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and China. During the same period, he taught in various public and private institutions in auditing, accounting, marketing and entrepreneurship on adjunct arrangements. He had also developed advanced auditing and advanced accounting courses for a local university.
 
 
Teoh Poh Leng
 
Poh Leng is a Partner with many years’ experience in public accounting, including more than 15 years of professional experience in providing audit and advisory services to public listed and private companies in various industries during her employment in a Big 4 international accounting firm. Her existing portfolio of clients includes private limited companies in manufacturing, trading, consultancy services, investment holding, fund management and architectural.
 
Before joining her current practice, Poh Leng was the head of the Quality Assurance & Professional Development functions in the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.
 
She has a Bachelor of Accountancy degree and is a practising member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.  She is also a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
 
 
Joanne Lim
 
Joanne is a Partner with one of the Big 4 international accounting firms and has more than 14 years of public accounting experience in serving multinational and local companies in Asia Pacific, United States and Europe. Joanne’s extensive experience spans across various industries like shipping, consumer business and technology. At the same time, Joanne is also actively involved in advising companies on listing on the Singapore Exchange.
 
Joanne has also lectured in seminars and presentations for public, clients and within Deloitte on auditing approach as well as accounting standards.
 
Joanne graduated with a Degree of Engineering, Chemical and worked as a business analyst with Singapore Refining Company before joining Deloitte Singapore. Joanne is a Chartered Accountant in Singapore, as well as a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
 
 
Poh Chin Beng
 
Chin Beng has more than 20 years of experience in providing public accounting and commercial services to clients in Singapore. He also has 4 years of experience covering the Asia Pacific countries as regional internal auditor and regional financial controller with a global top 5 Swiss pharmaceutical group and a US Nasdaq listed electronics group respectively.
 
His clients comprise of listed companies, multinational corporations, growth enterprises and statutory boards in diverse industries including asset management, education, engineering & construction, fast moving consumer goods, hospitality & leisure, information technology, logistics, manufacturing, social enterprises, shipping, stockbroking and real estate investment trust.
 
Chin Beng is a member of BDO LLP’s Technical Committee and he conducts internal and external training on auditing and accounting subject matters. Graduated with a Degree of Accountancy (2nd Upper Class) at Nanyang Technological University, Chin Beng is also practicing member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a Certified Internal Auditor of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
 
 
Poh Poh Lin
 
Poh Lin has more than 15 years of experience in public accounting and 2 years of working experience in a Global Financial Institution. During her employment with one of the Big 4 international accounting firms, Poh Lin has accumulated extensive experience in providing training and accounting advice on accounting standards (in particular financial instruments related standards), giving comments on Exposure Drafts issued by IASB, participated in outreach meetings conducted by IASB and advising client on accounting technical issues.
 
Her audit portfolio comprise of various financial institution clients including multinational banks listed in Singapore as well as other multinational corporations in the publishing, manufacturing and trading industry. She was also involved in the Singapore Qualifying Programme (SQP) as a workshop facilitator, exam-scrip marker and reviewer of SQP training materials.
 
Graduated with a Degree of Accountancy at Nanyang Technological University, Poh Lin is also a non-practicing member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. Her expertise also include conducting due diligences, process improvements and investigation work for financial service industry as well as providing accounting advisory services on group restructuring exercise and hedge accounting.
 
 
Magdalene Ang
 
Magdalene is a Partner in a local accounting firm with over 14 years of professional experience. She has been involved in audit, internal audit, and special engagements such as Initial Public Offering, Reverse Take Over reporting accountant works and Due Diligence exercise. She has served clients ranging from small and medium enterprises to Singapore Listed Companies, and Multinational Corporations (MNC).

Magdalene went on to join an US MNC in 2011 where she oversees the tax planning, credit control and cash flow management of the Group’s operations in Singapore, Malaysia, China, Indonesia and India. In 2012, Magdalene joined the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (“ISCA”) where her role includes the launched of ISCA’s inaugural Quality Assurance Review Seminar (2013), the Quality Assurance Review Programme (2012), and Technical Clinics (2012). She also contributes monthly articles to ISCA Journal on audit related topics such as Inventories, Related Parties and many more based on the monthly technical clinics conducted, in a Q&A format targeted for auditors, in particular those from the small and medium-sized practices.

Currently, Magdalene conducts regular training for external organization mainly on audit and financial reporting topics.  She also provides training and consultancy services for local accounting firm.  Magdalene is also a regular workshop facilitator and exam marker for the Singapore Qualification Programme on the Financial Reporting Module.
Magdalene is a Chartered Accountants (Practising) (Singapore) and a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (“FCCA”).


Kee Sok Hwee Matilda
 
Ms Kee Sok Hwee Matilda is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).
 
She has 30 years of professional practice experience in auditing and financial accounting.  She has held appointments of Audit Senior Manager and Associate Director for Learning and Development at KPMG. As an Associate Director, she developed and conducted training on audit methodologies, FRSs and banking laws and regulations for 7 years.  She also held the position of Deputy Director at the Monetary Authority of Singapore with responsibilities for financial supervision of banks. Over the years, she has accumulated overseas working experience through international audit secondment and representation at international central bank supervisors meetings. 
 
She is an Associate Lecturer and teaches courses in financial and management accounting and business statistics.  She is also an independent technical and training consultant and a facilitator for the Singapore Qualification Programme (QP) Professional Development workshops.
 

Note:
This is a certifiable course approved by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). As part of SSG requirements, ISCA will collect personal information from all participants for the purpose of uploading assessment results.

  • For more information, please refer to SSG website HERE.

 

Programme Objective

Building further on the concepts and knowledge highlighted in PAW–AWP 1 and PAW–AWP 2, and designed specifically for the reviewers and those tasked with supervising the audit engagement, PAW–SAR aims to provide practical guidance for those experienced audit personnel tasked with the audit engagement management responsibility.

Programme Outline

At the end of the 4-day PAW–SAR, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the role, ethical and professional requirements and responsibilities of the various levels of audit engagement team members and be able to coach the audit staff in the compliance with those requirements;
  • Recognize and be able to resolve common ethical challenges and dilemmas;
  • Understand the key audit concepts and requirements through the various audit case study examples:
    • Audit risk model and risk of material misstatements
    • Audit procedures in response to risk identified
    • Audit judgment and conclusion;
  • Understand and apply the relevant audit concepts and documentation techniques in the audit process, such as:
    • Staff selection and assignment of responsibilities;
    • Risk assessment and appropriate responses;
    • Evaluation of audit exceptions and alternative audit procedures;
    • Review of audit work paper, best practices, common weakness and practical challenges;
    • Evaluation of the sufficiency and appropriateness of audit evidence gathered by the engagement team, applying sufficient rigour and challenge to the audit evidence obtained and documentation on file;
    • Provision of adequate supervision over the audit staff/ engagement team members during the audit process on a timely basis;
    • Consultation and quality control process over audit engagement;
  • Understand and apply the concept of audit procedures and documentation requirements in relation to the audit completion process, such as communication with management, evaluation of corrected and uncorrected misstatements, audit conclusion, etc.; and
  • Understand and apply the best practices in improving the overall audit efficiency and effectiveness.

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment

If the registration is closed, please contact cpe@isca.org.sg if you wish to be notified when the next intake is opened for registration.

Assessment
Assessments will be conducted during mid and end of workshop.

Rescheduling of Assessment Date 
Participants can request for a rescheduling of assessment date. An administrative fee of $53.50 (including GST) will be payable. This fee will be waived if the rescheduling is due to medical or compassionate reason. Please provide relevant supporting documents.

Re-assessment
Participants who do not score an overall pass for the assessments can request for a re-assessment. An administrative fee of $107.00 (including GST) will be payable. A re-assessment will be arranged within 14 working days from the last day of the course. Participants may attempt the re-assessment once only.

Click PAW homepage for details on Practical Audit Workshop.

Intended For

This PAW-SAR workshop is specially designed for reviewers of small and medium-sized public accounting firms (SMPs) and those tasked with supervising the audit engagement with a minimum of 4 years of practical audit experience.

Competency Mapping

Category 1 = 8.50 Hours
Category 2 = 2.50 Hours
Category 3 = 19.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Eric Tan
 
Eric is the founder of his own consultancy firm dedicated to working with public accountants in small and medium-sized practices to improve their assurance practice. Eric is appointed as the independent technical and quality assurance adviser to various public accountants. Eric is also a regular speaker on financial reporting and audit-related seminars with various professional organisations and is an adjunct associate professor at the Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Business School.
 
Eric has many years of experience in public accounting, including over 13 years with a Big 4 international accounting firm in Singapore and its Global office in New York. During this period, Eric has accumulated extensive experience in financial reporting advisory, audit of public and private entities, quality assurance and forensic file reviews, and audit firm practice risk related matters.
 
 
Goh Kia Hong
 
Kia Hong is currently with Nanyang Technological University, teaching Assurance and Auditing in the bachelor and master degree programmes. Kia Hong holds a Master of Science (Marketing) from NTU where he was awarded the Dean's Honours List.
 
Kia Hong worked with ISCA on ACRA’s Practice Monitoring Programme. He is a regular trainer in ISCA CPE in several core auditing courses. Kia Hong also provides regular training, consultancy and research works to accounting firms and corporate organisations and contributes to IS Chartered Accountant journal and the main media on business and accounting related topics.
 
Kia Hong is a member of ISCA’s Auditing and Assurance Standards Committee and ISCA’s Investigation and disciplinary panel. He was awarded the Service to Education Awards by the Ministry of Education in 2006 and 2011. He is currently the Chairman of Bukit Merah Seconday School Advisory Committee and a member of Mensa Singapore.
 
Kia Hong was an Audit Manager in Ernst and Young before he founded his audit and consultancy firm, specializing in financial audit, taxation, financial system control and review and business advisory. In 2005, Kia Hong retired from his audit practice and worked in South Korea as the Chief Executive Officer of a healthcare company. Upon completion of his overseas working stint, Kia Hong started his regional healthcare Group with companies in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and China. During the same period, he taught in various public and private institutions in auditing, accounting, marketing and entrepreneurship on adjunct arrangements. He had also developed advanced auditing and advanced accounting courses for a local university.
 
 
Teoh Poh Leng
 
Poh Leng is a Partner with many years’ experience in public accounting, including more than 15 years of professional experience in providing audit and advisory services to public listed and private companies in various industries during her employment in a Big 4 international accounting firm. Her existing portfolio of clients includes private limited companies in manufacturing, trading, consultancy services, investment holding, fund management and architectural.
 
Before joining her current practice, Poh Leng was the head of the Quality Assurance & Professional Development functions in the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.
 
She has a Bachelor of Accountancy degree and is a practising member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.  She is also a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
 
 
Joanne Lim
 
Joanne is a Partner with one of the Big 4 international accounting firms and has more than 14 years of public accounting experience in serving multinational and local companies in Asia Pacific, United States and Europe. Joanne’s extensive experience spans across various industries like shipping, consumer business and technology. At the same time, Joanne is also actively involved in advising companies on listing on the Singapore Exchange.
 
Joanne has also lectured in seminars and presentations for public, clients and within Deloitte on auditing approach as well as accounting standards.
 
Joanne graduated with a Degree of Engineering, Chemical and worked as a business analyst with Singapore Refining Company before joining Deloitte Singapore. Joanne is a Chartered Accountant in Singapore, as well as a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
 
 
Poh Chin Beng
 
Chin Beng has more than 20 years of experience in providing public accounting and commercial services to clients in Singapore. He also has 4 years of experience covering the Asia Pacific countries as regional internal auditor and regional financial controller with a global top 5 Swiss pharmaceutical group and a US Nasdaq listed electronics group respectively.
 
His clients comprise of listed companies, multinational corporations, growth enterprises and statutory boards in diverse industries including asset management, education, engineering & construction, fast moving consumer goods, hospitality & leisure, information technology, logistics, manufacturing, social enterprises, shipping, stockbroking and real estate investment trust.
 
Chin Beng is a member of BDO LLP’s Technical Committee and he conducts internal and external training on auditing and accounting subject matters. Graduated with a Degree of Accountancy (2nd Upper Class) at Nanyang Technological University, Chin Beng is also practicing member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a Certified Internal Auditor of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
 
 
Poh Poh Lin
 
Poh Lin has more than 15 years of experience in public accounting and 2 years of working experience in a Global Financial Institution. During her employment with one of the Big 4 international accounting firms, Poh Lin has accumulated extensive experience in providing training and accounting advice on accounting standards (in particular financial instruments related standards), giving comments on Exposure Drafts issued by IASB, participated in outreach meetings conducted by IASB and advising client on accounting technical issues.
 
Her audit portfolio comprise of various financial institution clients including multinational banks listed in Singapore as well as other multinational corporations in the publishing, manufacturing and trading industry. She was also involved in the Singapore Qualifying Programme (SQP) as a workshop facilitator, exam-scrip marker and reviewer of SQP training materials.
 
Graduated with a Degree of Accountancy at Nanyang Technological University, Poh Lin is also a non-practicing member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. Her expertise also include conducting due diligences, process improvements and investigation work for financial service industry as well as providing accounting advisory services on group restructuring exercise and hedge accounting.
 
 
Magdalene Ang
 
Magdalene is a Partner in a local accounting firm with over 14 years of professional experience. She has been involved in audit, internal audit, and special engagements such as Initial Public Offering, Reverse Take Over reporting accountant works and Due Diligence exercise. She has served clients ranging from small and medium enterprises to Singapore Listed Companies, and Multinational Corporations (MNC).

Magdalene went on to join an US MNC in 2011 where she oversees the tax planning, credit control and cash flow management of the Group’s operations in Singapore, Malaysia, China, Indonesia and India. In 2012, Magdalene joined the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (“ISCA”) where her role includes the launched of ISCA’s inaugural Quality Assurance Review Seminar (2013), the Quality Assurance Review Programme (2012), and Technical Clinics (2012). She also contributes monthly articles to ISCA Journal on audit related topics such as Inventories, Related Parties and many more based on the monthly technical clinics conducted, in a Q&A format targeted for auditors, in particular those from the small and medium-sized practices.

Currently, Magdalene conducts regular training for external organization mainly on audit and financial reporting topics.  She also provides training and consultancy services for local accounting firm.  Magdalene is also a regular workshop facilitator and exam marker for the Singapore Qualification Programme on the Financial Reporting Module.
Magdalene is a Chartered Accountants (Practising) (Singapore) and a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (“FCCA”).


Kee Sok Hwee Matilda
 
Ms Kee Sok Hwee Matilda is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).
 
She has 30 years of professional practice experience in auditing and financial accounting.  She has held appointments of Audit Senior Manager and Associate Director for Learning and Development at KPMG. As an Associate Director, she developed and conducted training on audit methodologies, FRSs and banking laws and regulations for 7 years.  She also held the position of Deputy Director at the Monetary Authority of Singapore with responsibilities for financial supervision of banks. Over the years, she has accumulated overseas working experience through international audit secondment and representation at international central bank supervisors meetings. 
 
She is an Associate Lecturer and teaches courses in financial and management accounting and business statistics.  She is also an independent technical and training consultant and a facilitator for the Singapore Qualification Programme (QP) Professional Development workshops.
 

Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

09 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
11 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
16 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
18 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 1,819.00
For Non-Members: $ 1,819.00

Programme Facilitator(s)

Team of Professionals (PAW)

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709