ENABLING PARISH & TOWN COUNCILS IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE SINCE 1939

The role of internal audit

The role of internal audit

This session explains the role of the internal auditor in providing assurance to the council that it has sound financial controls.

4 February 10.00 - 11.30am (FULLY BOOKED)

16 February 10.00 - 11.30am (FULLY BOOKED)

Delivered by the Parkinson Partnership and bookings subject to confirmation

£30 per delegate (members); £60 per delegate (non-members_

Topics include:
• legislation and guidance
• Roles and responsibilities
• Risk management
• Internal controls
• how the council appoints an internal auditor
• Scope of internal audit
• Reviewing internal control
• Internal audit reports

Session benefits:
By the end of this session you will:
• Understand the purpose of internal audit
• Be aware of relevant legislation and sources of guidance
• Understand how a council should appoint an internal auditor
• Recognise the importance of internal controls
• Be aware of the need to review effectiveness

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