Course ID: ERIA

Emerging Role of Internal Audit

The internal audit function has evolved to take a wider enterprise risk management focus and so now consider strategic and operational risk as well as financial and regulatory risk, this has seen the internal audit function becoming a trusted and strategic advisor to its stakeholders.

In this programme we will consider the emerging role of the internal auditor, shifting from value preservation to that of value creation.

Learning Objectives

– Identify and articulate key industry trends
– Articulate challenges facing the profession
– Undertake a skills and capability gap analysis
– Develop a future fit strategy

Major Topics

– Industry & Sector Trends
– Critical Risk Factors – Critical Thinking; Cybersecurity and data privacy; Data mining and analytics, Artificial Intelligence
– Value Creation
– Environment, Social, Governance impact
– Role and impact of Whistleblowing and Fraud

Who Should Attend


Fields of Study



Business Learning Institute


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