|Short code||Starting date||Duration||Venue||Price|
|AFB 134||12/12/2018||6 Days||Manchester, London, Istanbul, Dubai, Brisbane, Amman||$5,400|
|AFB 134||06/01/2019||6 Days||Manchester, London, Istanbul, Dubai, Brisbane, Amman||$5,400|
Audit Committees are expected to play a vital role in governance and in building trust in corporate reporting. Audit Committees therefore need members who have appropriate levels of expertise and knowledge of the industry and of the company.
Furthermore audit committees are in best position to offer effective oversight of the performance, independence and objectivity of the auditor and the quality of the audit.
By effectively carrying out its function and responsibilities, the audit committee helps to ensure that management properly develops and adheres to sound system of internal controls that procedures are in place to objectively assess management’s practices and internal controls objectively assess the company’s financial reporting practices.
This course will explore the fundamentals of the role of the Audit Committee and the nature and essential qualities of its members, particularly the Audit Committee Chairman. The course will cover the relationships with all key stakeholders and will examine all the key information flows and decision processes.
The course will equip participants with an understanding of the appropriate levels of knowledge and expertise and an awareness of the mechanisms and priorities for audit committees in today’s complex and highly regulated financial services world.
Who Should Attend?
Audit Committee members and those directly involved in supporting and preparing information for Audit Committees.
Day 1: The Role, Responsibilities and Essentials of of Audit Committee Members
What are the Audit Committee Essentials?
Day 2: Overview of the Relationships with Key Stakeholders
The Finance Team
Day 3: Internal Audits
Day 4: Audit Committee Activities
Membership and Attendance
Day 5: Guidance on what must be Included in the Audit Committee Report
Day 6: Audit Committee Effectiveness
Annual Reviews of External and Internal Audit Effectiveness
Annual Review of Audit Committee effectiveness
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