This course addresses the foundational knowledge needed to plan audit of information systems. It addresses the latest content in auditing standards and practices and is essential for all professional information systems auditors.
Information Systems auditors are in high demand but short supply. In this course, The Information Systems Auditing Process: Audit Planning, you will learn the latest standards and requirements to be recognized as a professional information systems Auditor. First, you will gain an understanding of the ethical, professional, and character-traits of an auditor. Then, you will discover how to plan and schedule audit engagements. Finally, you will become familiar with the standards that an auditor is required to follow when conducting an audit. By the end of this course, you will gain the essential knowledge needed to develop your skills as an Information Systems Auditor.
Kevin Henry is a passionate mentor and educator in the fields of information security and audit. Mixing experience with knowledge, Kevin delivers effective training programs for companies and individuals worldwide. A frequent speaker at prestigious conferences, Kevin is known for a clear understandable manner of imparting practical information and explaining difficult topics.
Course Overview Hello and welcome. My name is Kevin Henry, an information security auditor and educator, author of several certification courses here in the information security management and audit here, at Pluralsight. Welcome to this course on the information systems auditing process and planning of IS audits. I look forward to sharing knowledge and experiences with you as this course will help you gain an essential understanding of information systems auditing. Auditing plays an important role in providing assurance that information and information systems are adequately protected and secured. We need to understand the techniques, purposes, and objectives of audit in order to provide valuable audit services. This course addresses the topics of audit planning, audit standards, audit strategy. And I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about information systems auditing here, at Pluralsight.