Audit Skills is designed for audit/assurance professionals who require IT audit training, internal audit training or internal control training. While the other streams address specific audit methodologies, this stream focuses on the soft skills necessary for a successful career in audit/assurance.
Data Analytics for Internal Audit (AS14)
This course will help auditors understand what data analytics can do, what tools are available for data analytics, what is really involved starting a data analytics program, what areas should be targeted and most importantly, where to start.
Developing Audit Work Programs (AS07)
This course will take the mystery and pain out building an audit work program by introducing a methodology called “Closing the Loop Framework”. It provides a foundation for how to develop audit steps based on audit scope and the evidence required to achieve audit objectives.
Embedding Critical Thinking into the Internal Audit Process (AS18)
This session will provide you with skills and techniques necessary to embed critical thinking skills in all aspects of the audit cycle.
IT Auditing for Non-IT Auditors (AS12)
Information technology is an integral part of all financial and business processes. The internal auditor requires a fundamental understanding of IT’s impact on the audit processes and associated risk to effectively drive the audit process.
This seminar is aligned with our staff-level courses, and utilizes the same basic outline, but has been designed for the internal audit manager.
Managing Audits as Projects (AS03)
This seminar focuses on project management good-practices and relates them to the audit process.
Primer on Financial Reporting and Auditing for IT Auditors (AS04)
This course is designed to provide an understanding of financial accounting and auditing with a scope relevant to the IT auditor’s previous training and jobs responsibilities.
The Two-Page Audit Report (AS15)
This interactive course will address the challenges commonly associated with audit report writing and teach the skills that will ensure your audit reports will be read and your message received as intended.