Intermediate IT Audit School
An IT auditor with the skills, knowledge and competencies to help organizations navigate through the complex environment of IT risks has never been in higher demand. Every organization in every industry has become aware of the importance of proactively identifying then evaluating and monitoring IT risks. This course is designed to help reinforce and enhance the principles of assessing IT risks. The leaner will emerge with the ability to incorporate and implement the elements of risk assessment and audit planning; identify and apply pertinent audit and security resources; utilize tools of evaluating logical security; evaluate risks within database management systems; monitor risks within change management; test network perimeter security and cloud computing; evaluate threats within the internet of things; add value in the IT auditor's organization regarding business continuity and disaster recovery planning and IT governance. The learner will also emerge with increased skills regarding effective communication and presentation of the results of the IT audit to various levels of leadership within the organization. The learner will be engaged through case studies of real-life examples and scenarios. The learner will emerge with a wealth of resources, templates and guides which can be adapted to and incorporated into any industry. The course is designed for an IT auditor who has perhaps been in the field for 1-2 years and is looking to increase his/her skills and competencies to move into a more seasoned position of leadership in IT auditing.
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- Self-paced Online
Who should attend?
Senior IT auditors, technologists and information security managers and analysts
IT Auditing and Controls (ITG101) or IT Audit School (ITG121) or equivalent experience. Familiarity with basic standard IT technologies, tools and controls terminology and concepts is assumed.
- The learner will be able to incorporate risk assessment techniques to identify areas of highest IT risk
- The learner will be able to identify the most appropriate audit resources and principles in conducting an IT audit
- The learner will be able to incorporate IT audit skills in evaluating logical security, database management systems, network perimeter security, cloud computing
- The learner will be able to incorporate IT audit skills in evaluating business continuity and disaster recovery and IT governance
- The learner will emerge with practical skills in how to present the results of the IT audit to various levels of organizational leadership
Course delivery details
This course is available through AuditProTV — a subscription-based, on-demand learning platform. As a subscriber, you will have access to an &'all you can watch' library of courses that are built in alignment with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) standards.
Bring this course to your organization at your convenience. ACI Learning can deliver this instructor-led course for your team at a chosen location or virtually. Alternatively, choose the topic(s) you need and ACI will craft a training solution to keep your team future-proof.
Certification / Credits
NASBA Certified CPE: 32 Credits Auditing
IT Audit Certificate
What You'll learn
You will learn how to perform IT risk assessments, key audit and security frameworks, IT controls, database management systems, change management, network security, cloud computing, IoT and business continuity and disaster recovery.
Average rating 4.7
Great course, learned a lot and helped me really figure out what I want to do career wise moving forward. Fred was a great teacher with a ton of knowledge at his disposal.
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