• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course is designed for individuals who would like to obtain a basic understanding of how fraud affects small businesses. We will discuss various types of frauds and how the criminals commit the frauds. We will review some of the legal and ethical implications involved. Examples of real world cases will be provided to help develop and understanding of the risks involved. Participants will be introduced to the fraud triangle and occupational fraud with an emphasis on fraud in small businesses. We will review internal controls that can help to prevent and detect fraud in small businesses. This course would be appropriate for small business owners, employees in small businesses, CPAs, CFEs, auditors, bookkeepers, loan officers, and others working with small businesses.

Learning Objectives

Identify how fraud affects small businesses Recognize the methodologies for detecting fraud in small businesses

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.