Training & Events

A range of open training courses are delivered through the IIA (UK, Belgium, Norway and Sweden), CIPFA UK and the MIS Training Institute.

Details of key workshops are contained under the relevant subject area, but tailored workshops are also available on request by clicking the following link.

Risk Assurance

Risk Assurance

Open and in-house

  • Assurance Mapping (various IIA)
  • Developing the Annual Audit Plan (MIS)
  • Risk Assurance & Governance Basics for Senior Executives & Board members

Bespoke in-house

  • Assurance Frameworks (giving overall opinions for Governance statements)
  • Co-ordinating the work of Risk, Compliance and Audit
  • Understanding Accountability Mapping

See details

Lean Auditing

Lean Auditing

Open and in-house

  • Lean Auditing (various IIA)

Bespoke in-house

  • Lean Finance
  • Process improvement – a lean perspective

See details

Heads of Audit / Influencing / Leadership / Coaching

Heads of Audit / Influencing / Leadership / Coaching

Open and in-house

  • Head of Audit Induction Master Class (IIA UK)
  • Influencing Skills & Political Savvy Master Classes (Various IIA)
  • Successful Strategies for Heads of Internal Audit
  • Successful Strategies for Audit Managers
  • Leadership for Heads of Audit (MIS)

Bespoke in-house

  • Stakeholder Management Skills & Political Savvy for Experienced Internal Auditors
  • Leading Audit in Tough Times

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Audit Team Effectiveness

Audit Team Effectiveness

External

  • Strategic Thinking for Internal Auditors (with IIA Switzerland & IIA Belgium)
  • Best Practices in Internal Audit (with IIA Sweden)

Bespoke in-house

  • Building a High Performing Audit Team
  • Preparing for an External Quality Review (EQA/QAR)
  • Risk Based Auditing
  • Reporting Writing
  • Interview Techniques for Internal Auditors
  • Negotiation Skills for Internal Auditors
  • Action Learning Techniques for Internal Audit

See details

Other Specialist Areas

Other Specialist Areas

Open and in-house

  • Auditing Culture (IIA UK, Sweden, Belgium, Norway)
  • Root Cause Analysis (IIA UK, Sweden, Belgium, Norway and Mauritius)
  • Risk Based Internal Auditing (IIA Bulgaria)
  • Audit Best Practices & the IIA (Professional Practices Framework) PPF 2017 (IIA Latvia and IIA Norway)

Bespoke in-house

  • Auditing in the Pharmaceuticals Industry
  • Strategy and Strategic Risks – How to manage and assure these
  • Managing Audit Independence and Objectivity

See details

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagements

Throughout the year James speaks at various events, which have included the IIA International Conference, IIA Internal Audit Leaders’ Conference and the Retail Audit Forum.

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