AI for Accountants

by accountingcpd

Are you ready to embrace the future of accounting with AI? Artificial intelligence is beginning to reshape how accountants strategise, predict, and advise. This course will help you to get to grips with the growth of AI and what it means for the profession, and to develop the tools you need to use AI effectively.

price £75+vat
cpd hours 4 CPD hours
access 120 days' access

This course will enable you to

  • Explain the evolution of AI and its significance.
  • Analyse the implications for the accounting profession.
  • Investigate generative AI and how it can help productivity by automating simple tasks.
  • Understand the role AI can play in audit.
  • Evaluate the ethical issues involved.

About the course

Imagine an accountant who never sleeps, never makes mistakes, and tirelessly processes mountains of data in seconds. This is the power of artificial intelligence and, beyond mere automation, it is beginning to reshape how accountants strategise, predict, and advise. It's the wizardry that identifies hidden trends in spreadsheets, translates complex financial jargon into plain language, and enables auditors to scrutinise data with unparalleled accuracy.

This course will help you understand how to wield these new tools effectively and, as a result, increase productivity and efficiency.

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Contents

  • The importance of AI
    • What is artificial intelligence?
    • AI: a simple definition
    • A brief history of AI
    • AI and the world of work
    • The benefits of AI
    • Processes, products and insights
  • AI and accounting
    • The future of finance
    • AI and accounting
    • Accounting tools
    • The fear of AI
    • Data and AI
  • Automation
    • History of automation
    • The benefits of automation
    • Automation of accounting tasks
    • The future of automation
    • Dangers of automation
  • Generative AI
    • What is generative AI?
    • Types of generative AI
    • AI and efficiency
    • ChatGPT for accountants
    • ChatGPT and Excel
    • Other efficiency tools
  • AI and audit
    • Auditing and AI
    • Applications in audit
    • Auditing tools
    • Relying on AI
  • The future of work
    • Adapting to AI
    • How AI is changing the world of work
    • Growing your skills
    • Human qualities and technical skills
    • New roles
    • Scaling AI
  • Ethics and emerging trends
    • AI ethics
    • Challenges of AI
    • Accounting concerns
    • Emerging trends in AI
    • Staying up to date
    • The future of AI

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Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
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Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
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Need just a few unitshourshours?

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours4 unitshourshours
Access period120 days
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs

Why not upgrade?

Find the best way to complete your CPD

Pick n Mix

All you need for this year's CPD.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours21 units20 hours21 hours
Access period120 days
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
Learn more

Why not upgrade?

Find the best way to complete your CPD

Team

Keep your whole team up to date.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
Access period12+ months
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
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Recommended

All you need for this year and more.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
Access period12 months
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
Learn more

Course

Need just a few unitshourshours?

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours4 unitshourshours
Access period120 days
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs

Pick n Mix

All you need for this year's CPD.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours21 units20 hours21 hours
Access period120 days
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
Learn more

Team

Keep your whole team up to date.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
Access period12+ months
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
Learn more

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