This event offers knowledge and skill development for audit committee members through briefings and in-depth guidance on key areas of responsibility and topical issues.
21 February 2018Starts: 10:00Ends: 16:30
Hilton Garden InnBrunswick SquareBrindley PlaceBirminghamWest MidlandsB1 2HW[See map]
£345.00 excl VAT
£290.00 excl VAT
Key features of the workshop include:
The event is suitable for members of audit committees in the public services and for those who work closely with the committee. The training assumes some basic knowledge of the role and responsibilities of the committee but is suitable for both new and more experienced audit committee members who are looking to develop their knowledge and skills.
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Diana is the lead advisor for the CIPFA Better Governance Forum and is CIPFA’s representative on the Internal Audit Standards Advisory Board. She is a CIPFA qualified accountant and is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Prior to joining CIPFA in 2008 she was head of internal audit at Salisbury Council and held other audit roles in local government and at the National Audit Office.
She has authored the 2018 edition of Audit Committees, Practical Guidance for Local Authorities and Police and co-developed the CIPFA Code of Practice on Managing the Risk of Fraud and Corruption (2014). She was part of the CIPFA working group that developed the Good Governance Framework for Local Government (2016) and supports other CIPFA policy initiatives and publications on governance, internal audit and counter fraud.
Introduction to the Knowledge and Skills of the Audit Committee