International Certificate in Internal Auditing
CIPFA is delighted to have an agreement in place with our accredited CIPFA approved training partner, Interedu Egitim Danismanlik, in Turkey to deliver the CIPFA International Certificate in Internal Auditing (ICIA).
The Certificate is aimed at developing the skills of public sector auditors, and provide a specialism for students in Public Finance. In an ever changing environment, public sector auditors need to stay up-to-date so they can rapidly respond to the demands and expectations of their clients and stakeholders.
This qualification provides auditors working within public service organisations with essential specialist knowledge and skills, as well as ongoing continuous professional development (CPD), and includes learning in the following subjects:
Audit and Assurance
This subject provides insights into the changing role of assurance practitioners taking into account the legal, regulatory and quality control environment within which the public sector operates. Candidates will benefit from learning about modern governance and accountability frameworks and how their roles, complemented with appropriate tools and techniques, which will allow them to deliver effective advisory and assurance services. Knowledge and skills will help apply appropriate procedures consistent with international auditing standards relevant to the public sector such as INTOSAI standards.
Public Sector Financial Reporting
This subject is designed to provide candidates with the technical knowledge and skills required to perform financial reporting responsibilities within the public sector. The learning outcomes for this module are designed to reflect the financial and performance reporting tasks found in typical job descriptions of financial accountants within the public sector, focused in particular on the stewardship role of accountants but also their role as business partners.