Developing Essential Fieldwork Skills - OAM170WEB

Developing Essential Fieldwork Skills OAM170WEB

Developing Essential Fieldwork Skills - OAM170WEB

Upcoming Dates & Locations

Nov 16th, 2021

Developing Essential Fieldwork Skills - OAM170WEB


Fieldwork is the substance of the internal audit function. This includes the testing of controls to determine the effectiveness of risk management. Too often workpaper documentation is insufficient for a third party to re-perform the test. This webinar includes internal control terminology, the concepts of control adequacy and control effectiveness. Also quality workpaper documentation and the key components of a workpaper, the gathering of sufficient, competent, relevant and useful audit evidence. It also identifies the key components of a well-written issue and recommendation.

Who Should Attend

Internal and external auditors, financial auditors, audit management, compliance and risk management professionals.


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What You’ll Learn

You will learn about internal control terminology, testing techniques, types, and the rules of evidence, documentation requirements and how to document issues identified.


  • Learn about internal control terminology
    • Learn about testing techniques and workpaper quality
    • Learn about audit evidence
    • Learn about workpaper documentation guidelines
    • Learn about Issues & Recommendations (I&Rs)
    • Learn about sampling
    • Learn about fraud and fraud auditing

Why You Should Attend

You should attend because having effective fieldwork skills is a key attribute of effective internal auditors and a key determinant of success in the role.

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