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Audit responsibilities of Committee/Board

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Audit responsibilities of Committee/Board

Date: No dates for this event.
Course duration: 1 day
Venue: Bob Allan Conference Centre, Saracen House, 139 Saracen Street, Glasgow, G22 5AZ
Costs: Members £80.00 / Non-Members £150.00

Who’s it for and what’s it about?

This course is aimed at Board and Committee Members of housing associations and co-operatives who serve on the audit sub-committee of their organisation, or as members of the governing body want to learn more about the important role that auditing has for RSLs.

Course content

  • What is the difference between Internal and External Audit?
  • Who regulates the Internal Auditors?
  • What are the Regulator’s requirements with regard to Internal Audit?
  • What questions should you ask when engaging an Internal Audit firm?
  • What should you expect from your Internal Auditors?
  • Should you have an Audit Committee? If you do, what’s their remit?


Learning outcomes

As a result of attending this course you will:

  • Have a clear understanding of the importance of internal and external audits in your organisation
  • Understand what the SHR expects from internal audits
  • Have clear expectations of what to look for when selecting an internal auditor
  • Understand the remit for the internal audit committee


Trainer:  Caron Quinn