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Managing the Audit Engagement

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Session Schedule Location Tuition Status
Mar 20 - Mar 22, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , TUE-THU
Washington , DC $899 O
May 21 - May 23, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , MON-WED
Washington , DC $899 O
Jul 16 - Jul 18, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , MON-WED
Washington , DC $899 O
Aug 29 - Aug 31, 2018
08:30 - 16:30 , WED-FRI
Denver , CO $899 O
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Course overview

Improve your effectiveness as a supervisor in leading the survey and planning phases of a performance audit. Understand the purpose, tasks and end products of each phase. Apply project management conferencing techniques in making requisite decisions in each phase. Gain practice applying the conferencing techniques through a case study simulation.

Who should attend?

Audit supervisors, team leaders and managers who want to focus on the supervisor's technical role in leading audit engagements. See Effective Audit Supervision (AUDT9002G) if you want to focus on the supervisor's human relations role in leading audit engagements. Level: Advanced.

Learning outcomes

  • Describe what each phase of the audit process contributes to finding development
  • Describe the decisions that need to be made at each phase and the role that conferences play in making those decisions
  • Illustrate how well-stated objectives form the basis for field work, reporting and for monitoring the ongoing conduct of the audit
  • Define the purpose and product of a conference at the survey, planning, field work verification and reporting phases; and describe which team members should attend and their roles
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of how to conduct a conference by participating in a case study simulation using a team-prepared agenda

Course outline

Module 1: What to Audit - Selection Methods

Module 2: Where to Begin - The Role of Surveys

Module 3: What to Include - Audit Design Considerations

Module 4: How to Proceed - Formulating an Audit Plan

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