Construction Contractors: Accounting Considerations - Virtual Only

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Event Details

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

8:00am – 11:30am
(Registration: 7:30am)


Facility Pending

Webcast Only

Field of Study

  • Accounting

CPE Credit

4 hours CPE credit

Course Code



Level of Knowledge







All materials will be electronic only

The construction industry is one of the most unique when it comes to being in compliance with the various accounting standards. This course examines the core knowledge necessary to succeed and the key issues impacting construction accounting. Dig deeper into revenue recognition guidance and take a look forward for what leases guidance will bring. Find out what other new developments may mean for you, your company, or your clients. In addition, this course explores the relationship between the contractor and the surety. With construction comprising such a large portion of the economy and always growing, it is more important than ever for you to be on top of the very latest in accounting changes for the construction industry.


  • Types of contractors
  • GAAP accounting for contractors, including revenue and lease accounting
  • Contractor financial statements
  • Sureties and their place in the construction relationship


When you complete this course you will be able to do the following:

  • Recall key considerations regarding the construction industry and the players who take part.
  • Identify key concepts related up-to-date GAAP accounting methods applicable to construction contractors.
  • Recall the key portions of construction contractor financial statements
  • Understand what a surety is and how they assist in the overall construction process.

Designed For

Practitioners and financial professionals in the construction industry.

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