INTERNAL AUDITOR TRAINING - ONLINE
An internal auditor plays a vital role in an organisation ensuring conformance with their process, standards and compliance. This online training course provides the essential knowledge and basic skills required to undertake an internal audit and support a lead auditor.
Who should attend?
The course is designed for technical and non-technical staff, who intent to become internal auditors or are involved in support audits within the business.
Key Learning Objectives
By completing this course the participant will be able –
Initiate and prepare for an audit
Define audit objectives, criteria and scope
Carry-out an opening meeting
Gather audit evidence
Prepare for and conduct a closing meeting
Assess audit findings
Prepare an audit report
Provide effective feedback
Carry-out audit follow-up
Support continuous improvement
Module 1 - Introduction
Understand the need for an audit
Principles of auditing
Types of audits
Overview of the audit process
Module 2 - Prepare
Objective, scope and criteria
Roles and responsibilities
Feasibility of an audit
Module 3 – Execute
Review audit plan
Evidence gathering – e.g. documentation, effective communication and interviewing techniques, sampling and site visits
Prepare for closing meeting
Module 4 – Follow-up
Recording and assessment of audit findings
Complete an audit
Assessment and certification
Participants will receive a CPD
Certification upon successful completion of the online assessment
Up to 4 hours (depending on participants prior experience)
Tutors are available by email to answer any of your questions.
Due to the very nature of online learning, it is not possible offer all the benefits of a class-room based learning environmental. Hence, we recommend that you ask for one of our experience auditors to support you in your first audit following this training.