Navigating the Global Internal Audit Standards (GIAS) – Online Classroom

12 Nov — 13 Nov 2024
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Navigating the Global Internal Audit Standards (GIAS) – Online Classroom

November 12 @ 10:00 am - November 13 @ 1:30 pm AEDT

$590.91 - $785.00

The Global Internal Audit Standards (GIAS) provide a comprehensive framework for internal auditors worldwide. These standards guide the professional practice of internal auditing, ensuring consistency, quality, and ethical conduct. Upon completing this 7-hour training program, participants will be well-equipped to apply the GIAS principles, enhance their audit skills, and contribute effectively to their organisations’ governance and risk management.


Domain I: Purpose of Internal Auditing

In this domain, participants will gain an understanding of the fundamental purpose of internal auditing. Learning outcomes include:

Understanding the Role: Participants will comprehend the essential value of internal auditing within organisations.

Purpose Clarity: Participants will articulate the primary objectives of internal audit activities.

Public Interest: Participants will be able to analyse and evaluate the role of internal auditing in serving the public interest.


Domain II: Ethics and Professionalism

This domain emphasises ethical behavior and professional conduct. Learning outcomes include:

Ethical Principles: Participants will grasp the core ethical principles governing internal auditors.

Conflicts of Interest: Participants will identify and address conflicts of interest in the context of internal auditing.  

Confidentiality and Independence: Participants will appreciate the significance of maintaining confidentiality and independence.


Domain III: Governing the Internal Audit Function

Participants will explore the governance aspects of internal audit functions. Learning outcomes include:

Organisational Structure: Participants will understand the organisational placement and the necessary information necessary to establish the internal audit mandate

Audit Charter: Participants will be familiar with the purpose and content of an audit charter.

CAE Engagement: Participants will recognise the importance of effective CAE engagement.


Domain IV: Managing the Internal Audit Function

This domain focuses on effective management practices within internal audit. Learning outcomes include:

Resource Allocation: Participants will learn how to allocate resources efficiently for audit activities.

Audit Planning and Execution: Participants will develop skills in planning, executing, and documenting audits.

Quality Assurance: Participants will appreciate the need for quality assurance processes within the audit function.


Domain V: Performing Internal Audit Services

In this domain, participants will be taken into the practical aspects of performing internal audit services. Learning outcomes include:

Risk Assessment: Participants will understand how to develop and document engagement risk assessments.

Evaluation of Findings: Participants will understand how to evaluate potential engagement findings to determine its significance.

Reporting and Communication: Participants will learn effective reporting and communication practices. 


CPE Points: 7
Knowledge Level: All levels
Delivery Format: Facilitator-led training via Zoom (Note: This training program will be delivered in two 3-and-a-half-hour lessons, over two days using Zoom. Registrations will be strictly limited to 15 participants to allow maximum interaction in the online environment.)
For Funds Transfer payments: Download the funds transfer registration form here and email the completed form to [email protected]

Our speakers

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    Photo of Mr Michael Parkinson  CIA, CRMA.
    Mr Michael Parkinson CIA, CRMA
    Michael has had a career of over 40 years in Internal Audit, Information Technology and Finance. He is a significant contributor to the theory and practice of Risk Management. Michael was the 2015 recipient of the ‘Victor Z Brink Award’ which is the highest honour that can be conferred on an internal auditor worldwide and recognises Michael’s significant contribution to the profession over a lifetime of service.


November 12 @ 10:00 am AEDT November 13 @ 1:30 pm AEDT

$590.91 - $785.00


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