Understanding, Using, and Securing Crypto and Digital Assets



Understanding, Using, and Securing Crypto and Digital Assets

Instructor: Kirk Phillips, CPA, CMA, CFE, CPB

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level


  • Duration


This CPE self-study course will help you gain knowledge about the various ways of securing digital assets

Learning outcomes

  • Recall the importance of cryptocurrency security for accountants and auditors.
  • Identify the security attributes of the various wallet types.
  • Recognize the distinction between physical security and digital security.
  • Recall the benefits and features of multi-sig wallets.
  • Identify the ways two-factor authentication (2FA) and password managers are used for cryptocurrency security.

£59.00 (CIMA members only)


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Product information


What’s in your digital wallet?

Learn about different types of wallets, with a focus on the security of digital assets.

Gain knowledge about various ways of securing digital assets including multisig wallets, twofactor authentication, and password manager.

Learn about market capitalization of crypto assets, crypto asset exchanges, and how to use Block explorer to verify transactions.

Observe how assets will be secured and transactions will be recorded and verified in this new environment.

Who should take this course?

  • Non-IT finance professionals
  • CFOs
  • Controllers
  • Management accountants
  • Public accountants
  • Partners
  • Staff
  • Managers
  • Internal auditors

Professional development

This Course - Online offers 2 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Programme level:Basic
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£59.00 (CIMA members only)


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  • Kirk Phillips, CPA, CMA, CFE, CPB

    Kirk is author of The Ultimate Bitcoin Business Guide For Entrepreneurs and Business Advisors and was the first CPA to accept bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

    He's a contributor to Bitcoin Magazine. As a speaker and continuing education crypto lecturer for CPAs and attorneys, he's a recognized thought leader on crypto security, strategy, accounting and taxation. Kirk is a cryptocurrency, blockchain and ICO advisor, investor and evangelist who weaves risk management into business processes.

    He is Digital Currency Council Certified, a Certified Bitcoin Professional and holds a certificate for the Introduction to Digital Currencies Course by the University of Nicosia.


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