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CI105: IDEAScript for Analysts Level 2 | Live Online

Event Start Date: 1/21/2019 Event End Date: 1/21/2019

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Cost per place: $450.00

This one day course introduces experienced users to more advanced topics devoted to workflow automation with IDEAScript macros. IDEAScript, the IDEA programming language behind IDEAScript macros, is similar to and compatible with Visual Basic for Applications, the macro language used in Excel®, PowerPoint®, Word®, Access®, and other Microsoft Office® applications.

Course Level Advanced
Length One day (8 CPE)
Delivery Method Group Internet-Based
Event Time 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Prerequisites Working knowledge of IDEA. Familiarity with CI101 and CI102 course topics. Completion of CI104 is recommended.

You will be working within a virtual lab, no IDEA license is required to attend. If you have any further questions, please contact

Note: Payment is due before the course. Occasionally it is necessary for Audimation Services to cancel a scheduled course. If a course is cancelled, the prepaid tuition can be: 1) refunded; 2) applied to another course for the same or a substituted colleague.

  • Google Chrome is suggested. 
  • The use of two monitor screens is strongly recommended during your training course.
  • Courses are offered in Central Standard Time. Please adjust your schedule accordingly.
  • This is a live course, your attendance is required throughout the entire class.
  • Please provide your current email address during registration
  • Once registration is completed, you will receive pre-check instructions to follow. Your trainer will send your login information one week prior to the course.
  • Introducing IDEAScript
  • Recording a Macro
  • Understanding IDEAScript Syntax
  • Working with a Macro
  • Customizing a Macro
  • Using the Language Browser
  • Functions and Sub-Routines
  • Array Handling
  • Creating Dialog Boxes
  • Creating your own IDEAScript

After completing this training, participants will be able to:

  • Create custom dialog boxes and validate user input for correctness
  • Create scripts robust to usage by many people within the organization
  • Utilize arrays in IDEAScript

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Hands down, IDEA is easier to use than other analytics tools. To fully maximize your use of IDEA and for faster implementation, we recommend new and experienced users take advantage of our many training opportunities. Our courses are offered throughout the U.S. and online for all levels of users (Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced). Many will even earn NASBA CPE credit and help you work toward CaseWare Analytics IDEA Certification.

The best thing about our training - our first-class instructors. We've been working with IDEA for over 20 years - we know the product inside and out. Our instructors are Certified Public Accountants (CPAs), Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs) and Certified IDEA Data Analysts (CIDA) with experience working in the trenches of accounting, audit and finance. Plus, they make learning fun…now that’s worth signing up for!

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I learned A TON! I am very excited to start applying the new concepts I learned to projects at the office and to also share my knowledge with co-workers.