Training of Trainers on IT Audit
A team of four officials from Royal Audit Authority are undergoing five-day Training of Trainers on IT Audit at State Audit Institution (SAI), Abu Dhabi, United Arabs of Emirates. The training program will cover, basics of IT audit and its related automated controls; understanding role of automated controls in business processes; relationship between financial/operational controls and IT general computer controls; testing general computer controls in the field of IT Governance, IT operations, system development and implementation, IT security, business continuity plan and disaster recovery plan and IT Outsourcing; and testing application controls and data analytics using Computer Aided Audit Tools (CAATs).
The team upon completion of the training will develop the course materials and train other auditors on the IT audit. The training held from 11-15 November 2018 is funded by Austrian Development Cooperation.