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Modern International Standards Of Internal Audit Function Course

INTRODUCTION

The development, monitoring and continued improvement of a highly-integrated, internal audit function is essential for the continued financial success, stability and growth of world-class business entities. A well designed and effective internal audit system will provide verification and support that accounting and financial policies, procedures and controls are working adequately and will spotlight any significant matters that need attention.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Develop a comprehensive internal audit structure, including departmental staffing positions and lines of responsibilities
  • Understand and recognize the purpose and design of an internal audit function along with practical methodologies in establishing departmental policies and procedures
  • Implement the functions of an internal audit department, review various internal control processes and understand the objectives of preparing and presenting findings reports within an organization
  • Plan an internal audit examination and communicate the findings and conclusions to an Internal Audit Committee and senior management

DURATION

1 Week

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

All Internal Auditors, Database Managers, IT Managers, Financial Controllers, Database Administrators, IT Personnel, and Business Analysts.

COURSE CONTENT

Internal Audit Process, Functions and Responsibilities of the Internal Audit Department

  • Defining, developing and implementing an Internal Audit Function
  • Defining the distinctions and responsibilities between Internal and External Auditors
  • Identifying the Internal Audit Staff Positions
  • Developing the Audit Committee Charter for a Board of Directors
  • Review of Statements on International Auditing Standards Update and General Auditing Practice Issues
  • Identifying Internal Audit Staffing Requirements

 Various Types of Audits and Risk Factors

  • Operational Audits
  • Financial Audits
  • Compliance Audits
  • Fraud and Forensic Audits
  • Information Systems Audits

 Ensuring Credibility for the Internal Audit Team

  • Planning the Audit Commencement Conference Meeting
  • Accumulating Relevant Documentation during the Internal Audit Process
  • Professional Standards and Responsibilities Associated with Internal Auditing Documentation
  • Tools and Methods for Ensuring a Smooth Audit Process
  • Techniques for Ensuring Credibility for the Internal Audit Team

 Audit Findings Reports, Corporate Governance Policies to Achieve Effective Internal Controls

  • Communicating Audit Findings and Suggestions for Areas of Improvement
  • Distributing the Final Internal Audit Report within the Organization
  • Conducting Post-Audit Reviews
  • Internal Controls Updates for Boards of Directors

THE END

Course Schedule
Dates Fees Location Apply
13/02/2023 - 17/02/2023 $1500 Mombasa Physical Class

Online Class
06/03/2023 - 10/03/2023 $1350 Nairobi Physical Class

Online Class
10/04/2023 - 14/04/2023 $1350 Nairobi Physical Class

Online Class
15/05/2023 - 19/05/2023 $4500 Dubai Physical Class

Online Class
12/06/2023 - 16/06/2023 $1500 Mombasa Physical Class

Online Class
10/07/2023 - 14/07/2023 $1350 Nairobi Physical Class

Online Class
14/08/2023 - 18/08/2023 $1350 Nairobi Physical Class

Online Class
11/09/2023 - 15/09/2023 $1500 Mombasa Physical Class

Online Class
16/10/2023 - 20/10/2023 $3500 Kigali Physical Class

Online Class
13/11/2023 - 17/11/2023 $1500 Mombasa Physical Class

Online Class
18/12/2023 - 22/12/2023 $1350 Nairobi Physical Class

Online Class