Advanced Risk-based Auditing – Virtual
26/09/2022 - 28/09/2022 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm - Course Introduction The need to manage risks is increasingly recognized as essential to effective corporate governance and to maintaining an effective system of internal control. Internal audit plays a key role in providing assurance that risks to the organization are properly managed. Risk-based auditing links internal audit to an organization’s overall risk management framework. This [...]
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Date(s) - 26/09/2022 - 28/09/2022
8:30 am - 2:00 pm

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Course Introduction

The need to manage risks is increasingly recognized as essential to effective corporate governance and to maintaining an effective system of internal control. Internal audit plays a key role in providing assurance that risks to the organization are properly managed. Risk-based auditing links internal audit to an organization’s overall risk management framework.

This course provides participants with the knowledge to develop an audit universe and risk-based internal audit plan. This course also addresses emerging and advanced risk management topics such governance risk, strategic risk, fraud risk, information technology risk, and auditing the risk management process. During this course, you will participate in interactive activities and real-life scenarios. Be prepared to walk away with concepts and tools to develop a value-added, risk-based audit plan for your organization.

This course is designed for senior internal audit practitioners and audit managers who want to build on their knowledge and increase their value to the organization by developing effective risk-based audit plans that address emerging risks.

Course Objective

  • Summarize risk management principles and
  • Identify corporate governance
  • Explain the relationship between governance principles and COSO
  • Explain the relationship between governance, risk and
  • Identify strategy risk
  • Identify strategy process
  • Identify types of
  • Examine an anti-fraud program and the role of risk
  • Identify IT risk assessment
  • Discuss cybersecurity, information security, and information technology (IT) governance
  • Assess enterprise risk management process
  • Apply enterprise risk management maturity and comprehensive assessment
  • Develop an auditable universe risk
  • Apply risk identification, measurement, and prioritization techniques.

Course Schedule

  • Day 1: 08:30 – 14:00
  • Day 2: 08:30 – 14:00
  • Day 3: 08:30 – 14:00

 

Course Outline

Risk Management Principles and Concepts: A Review
  • Risk definitions
  • Risk management definitions
  • Major control and risk frameworks
  • Risk management assessment criteria
Corporate Governance Risk
  • Overview, definition, and standards
  • Relationship between governance, risk and control
  • Governance breakdowns
  • Corporate governance principles
  • Governance principles and COSO frameworks
  • Audit activities and approach
Strategic Risk
  • Strategy overview
  • Definition of strategic risk
  • Internal audit’s consideration of strategic risk
  • Strategy related audit
  • Strategy risk audits
  • Strategy process audits
Fraud Risk Assessment
  • Definition and principles
  • Standards and guidelines
  • Anti-fraud program
  • Role of internal audit
  • Internal audit approach
  • Types of fraud
  • The fraud triangle
Information Technology Risk
  • The IT risk landscape
  • IT risk assessment frameworks
  • Internal audit considerations
  • Internal audit focus
    • Cybersecurity
    • Information security
    • Governance
Auditing the ERM Process
  • Enterprise risk management audits: Internal audit considerations
  • Assessing enterprise risk management
  • Maturity assessment approach
  • Comprehensive assessment approach
Developing the Risk-based Audit Plan
  • Auditable universe: General attributes
  • Audit universe risk assessment: Examples
  • Assessment criteria: Sophistication factors
  • Risk identification
  • Risk measurement
  • Risk prioritization

 

CPE Credits: 12

Level: All

Field of Study: Auditing

Pre-requisites: None

Advance Preparation: None

Delivery Format: Online


Bookings

Ticket Type Price Spaces
Non-member $1,050.00
Members $950.00 N/A

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Disclaimer

The UAE IAA reserves the right to amend the Terms & Conditions at any time without prior notice.

While the UAE Internal Audit Association and its staff make every effort to observe and maintain the schedule of every training course as set forth in the organization’s training schedule, under certain circumstances that are out of our control we might feel obligated to cancel and/or reschedule any training course or event. Under these circumstances, our training department will forward all registrants to the next available schedule for the same course. The individual participant or the sponsoring organization will have the ability to request a different schedule for the same course or a different course within the same calendar year.

CPEs: 12 Point
Course Level: All
Duration: 3 Day/s
Language: English
Member Fees:950USD
Nonmember Fees: 1050USD

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