Auditing corporate governance

Presented By
John Chesshire CFIIA John Chesshire CFIIA CISA SIRM, JC Audit Training Limited. John has nearly 20 years’ experience in delivering internal audit assurance, training and consulting related services to many client organisations. He is an experienced head of assurance and audit committee chair, with an ability to balance theory and good practice with real world insight, examples and experience.

This course summarises key corporate governance concepts and looks at internal audit’s role in an interactive and participative style. It will improve your ability to provide effective, professional insight and internal audit assurance over this vital activity and to identify the key risks faced by organisations in this area.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for a wide range of delegates, including those with little and those with significant internal audit, risk and governance experience.

What will I learn?

Upon completion you will be able to: 

  • appreciate the benefits of effective corporate governance and common challenges that organisations face in this area
  • understand corporate governance trends and topical issues
  • understand the components and dimensions of good practice corporate governance
  • identify and assess corporate governance risks and appropriate mitigation
  • learn how to deliver professional, value adding internal audit assurance over corporate governance
  • know where to locate additional resources to help you more effectively audit this activity in your organisation.

Course programme

  • what is meant by corporate governance and why it is so important for organisations
  • key corporate governance concepts, what organisations should do to meet good practice and moving beyond a ‘tick box’ approach
  • the objectives of corporate governance and the key components of corporate governance in any organisation
  • identifying and assessing risk and appropriate mitigation associated with corporate governance 
  • how to deliver professional, value adding internal audit assurance over corporate governance practices
  • where to locate additional resources and information to help you more effectively audit corporate governance in your organisation.

 CPE competency areas covered

  • Governance, risk and control
  • Internal audit delivery

7 CPE points

Full price

Member: £625 + VAT
Non-member: £840 + VAT

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Auditing corporate governance

Duration: 1 day

11 March 2021


Start: 09:00
End: 17:00


Edinburgh venue TBC


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