Understanding Risk-Based Auditing - OAR352WEB

Understanding Risk-Based Auditing OAR352WEB

Understanding Risk-Based Auditing - OAR352WEB

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Understanding Risk-Based Auditing - OAR352WEB


Understanding risk concepts and applying them to the audit process is an essential skill and requirement of successful auditors. Too often auditors fall into the habit of being merely “checkers”, which is far short of risk-based auditing. This webinar covers risk concepts including inherent risk, residual risk, and risk significance. Also, the importance of being able to sell recommendations based on risk, and focus the testing on high-risk areas of the organization.

Who Should Attend

Internal auditors, managers, regulators, compliance, and risk management professionals.


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What You’ll Learn

You will learn how organizations should manage risk, the internal auditor’s approach to risk assessment, identifying red flags of business risk, and completing the risk matrix.


  • Key Risk Concepts
  • Organizations’ Approach to Risk Management
  • Audit’s Approach to Risk Assessment

Why You Should Attend

You should attend because internal auditors are required to practice risk-based auditing and gaining this knowledge is essential for success in this role.

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