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The ACFE is the world's largest anti-fraud organization and premier provider of anti-fraud training and education. Together with nearly 70,000 members, the ACFE is reducing business fraud worldwide and inspiring public confidence in the integrity and objectivity within the profession.

The Colorado Springs ACFE Chapter is dedicated to upholding the principles and values of the International ACFE Organization. Our mission, like that of our parent organization (the ACFE), is to reduce the incidence of fraud and white-collar crime through education, training and service programs designed to assist our membership and the business community with identification, apprehension, prosecution and deterrence of fraud.

As a local chapter, our members promote an enhanced awareness of fraud and white-collar crime prevention techniques in Southern Colorado. Our Members have the ability to network with other local ACFE members and participate in local training opportunities and are provided with quality professional development and educational resources. This service to the community is accomplished by a group of dedicated volunteers.  If you are interested in the prevention and detection fraud, we encourage you to become a member of our organization.  Membership information can be found here.

 

The Office of the City Auditor for Colorado Springs is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: http://www.nasbatools.com or at 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417.

 


 

10/01/2014

What is Your Body Language Saying?

What is your body language saying?
Please join us on October 1st for a presentation by Eric Powers on interpreting body language and interviewing; he is an investigator in the 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office.  He will discuss how to observe and interpret body language in the context of performing an interview, reading nonverbal communication and how it can help explain what is not being said.
Eric has many years of experience in law enforcement, and provides a valuable perspective with experience in interviews, investigations, and collecting evidence.  At the 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office he assists Deputy District Attorneys with cases filed in court, locates witnesses, performs interviews, and provides assistance to local agencies.
 
You will learn

  • How to interpret basic body language cues to make your interviews more effective
  • How nonverbal communication can help you decode the unspoken
  • What actions speak louder than words

Meeting information
The meeting will be held at The East Coast Deli, located at 24 South Tejon Street. There is metered parking available on the street or in the city parking garage nearby at Colorado and Nevada.  Plated entrees will be served, to help ensure you receive your meal with everyone else, please comment on the event when you RSVP with your selection from the following menu:

  • Sandwich and side (available sides: side salad, cole slaw, potato salad, chips, or french fries)
    • Cheeseburger
    • Chicken BLT Wrap
    • Reuben
    • Washington DC (pastrami and corned beef)
  • Chef Salad
  • Chicken Quesadilla
  • Soup and House Salad

If you have special dietary restrictions, please let us know at events@csacfe.com
Check-in will begin at 11:15 a.m. and lunch will be served at 11:30 am. The presentation begins at noon. The estimated meeting time is approximately one and a half hours. The cost is $20 for chapter members, $25 nonmembers and $15 for students with a valid student ID.  Only cash or checks will be accepted at the door. Please RSVP by September 29, 2014.  Requests for refunds must also be received in writing before September 29, 2014 as they will not be granted after this date.

Delivery Method: Group Live
CFE Recommended Field of Study: Interview Theory and Application
NASBA Category: Specialized Knowledge & Application
Prerequisite: None
Knowledge Level: Overview
Advanced Preparation: None
Who Should Attend: Auditors, Law enforcement officers, Human resources professionals
Recommended CPE: 1
 
The Office of the City Auditor for Colorado Springs is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: http://www.learningmarket.org or at 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417.
Please send membership corrections/updates to Membership@csacfe.com.