9.5 Total CPE Credits

Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate

Total CPE: 9.5

Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate

  • Instructor

    Kirk Phillips

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the basic concepts of blockchain technology.
  • Recognize a range of cases for using and securing crypto/ digital assets.
  • Identify the various opportunities associated with blockchain technology.
  • Identify the elements, benefits, and risks of permissioned ledgers.
  • Identify the risks and challenges of blockchain technology.
  • Recognize the impact of the various controls associated with blockchain.
  • Recognize recent blockchain trends and their potential impact to the accounting and finance profession.

Major Topics

  • Different technology concepts behind blockchain
  • Understand, use and secure the blockchain application of crypto and digital assets
  • Current and potential blockchain usage beyond cryptocurrencies
  • Blockchain applications in multiple industries and how it will affect accounting and finance
  • Blockchain processes, technical controls and the role of accounting and finance professionals
  • Risks and challenges of blockchain adoption
  • Attributes of permissioned and permissionless ledgers and other solutions
  • Blockchain trends

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE
Information Technology

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Basic

Professional Area of Focus

  • Business & Industry
  • Technology


  • None

Advanced Preparation


Intended Audience

  • Accounting and finance professionals looking for more information on how blockchain technology will impact the profession
  • CPAs that serve or advise clients and would like to understand the impact of blockchain technology
  • Managers/ CFOs/ Controllers/ decision makers looking to understand the benefits of blockchain and make informed business decisions



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    $ 219 219
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