This preparatory course is designed to equip candidates with the knowledge and skills required to write and pass the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) examination.
The Certified Internal Auditor is the only globally accepted designation for internal auditors and the standard by which individuals demonstrate their capabilities and professionalism in internal auditing. It is based upon The Institute of Internal Auditors' International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and aspects of mandatory guidance under the International Professional Practices Framework.
This preparatory course will cover all three parts of the CIA exam including Part 1 (Internal Audit Basics), Part 2 (Internal Audit Practice) and Part 3 (Internal Audit Knowledge Elements). Participants will use case studies, group assignments and sample CIA exam questions to aid preparation for the examination.
This course is intended to sharpen the skills of internal auditors utilizing presentations, case studies, group assignments and sample exam questions.
Internal auditors and external auditors who wish to provide a modern and professional internal audit service.
This is an Exam Preparation course. Participants will be responsible for their own registration for the Certified Internal Auditor examination.
Richard E. Cascarino, MBA, CIA, CISM, CFE, CRMA
Richard has over 32 years of experience in audit training and consultancy. Well known in international auditing, he is a principal of Richard Cascarino & Associates based in Colorado, USA and Johannesburg, South Africa.
He is a regular speaker to National and International conferences and has facilitated training programs throughout Africa, Europe, the Middle East and the USA. Richard is a well-known trainer in the Middle East working with multi-national Oil and Gas, FMCG and industrial companies.
Richard is a Past President of the Institute of Internal Auditors in South Africa, was the founding Regional Director of the Southern African Region of the IIA-Inc and is a member of ISACA, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, where he is a member of the Board of Regents for Higher Education.