About the Employee Benefit Plans Audit Certificate Programs

Earning an Employee Benefit Plans Audit Certificate will give you a competitive edge and a distinct place in the EBP audit practice area. With a digital badge, you can proudly and prominently display your achievement and market yourself as one who is committed to upholding audit quality.

Since launching in 2016, over 400 employee benefit plans audit certificate digital badges have been awarded and viewed nearly 120,000 times by employers, clients, prospective clients and peers. EBP audit certificates are designed to help auditors of employee benefit plans showcase their competencies in performing these specialized audits and prove their ability to uphold audit quality.

Success stories

Case Study: Proven Success. Employee benefit plans audit certificate programs in action
Calvin Martin, Managing Partner of Calvin Martin & Company P.L.LC. said, “ I saw the certificate as a must for us or any other CPA firm that wants to continue auditing retirement plans.”

Read Calvin’s case study to learn how the certificates enhanced and added value to his firm’s practice.


Digital Badges

A digital badge helps you gain recognition for earning your certificate by allowing you to easily display and share your achievement. Prospective clients and employers will be able to quickly verify your competencies and skills. The digital badge also provides greater credibility and visually declares your commitment to quality. According to a recent LinkedIn study, profiles with certifications and badges receive six times the number of profile views.

Digital Badge Sample

Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center

The Center serves as a comprehensive resource for CPA firms that audit ERISA-covered pension, savings and benefit plans, and provides members with tools, resources, advisories, primers, webinars and alerts that keep firms up-to-date on developments affecting EBP audits. For more information or to join, log on to www.aicpa.org/EBPAQC or email ebpaqc@aicpa.org

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