Data Mining for Auditors - OAP215

Overview

This course covers the critical aspects of data mining that auditors should know, the data that should be used and how to incorporate data mining into the audit methodology. Also, how to assess critical business functions and analytical procedures to perform individual and continuous assessments. Note: You are encouraged to bring a laptop to perform a number of hands-on exercises involving data and how it should be applied to your organization.

 

Learning Options

Below are the available learning options for this course:

AuditProTV

Online On-Demand

This course is available through AuditProTV — a subscription-based, on-demand learning platform. As a subscriber, you will have access to an ‘all you can watch’ library of courses that are built in alignment with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) standards.

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Enterprise Solutions

Tailored Experience

Bring this course to your organization at your convenience. ACI Learning can deliver this instructor-led course for your team at a chosen location or virtually. Alternatively, choose the topic(s) you need and ACI will craft a training solution to keep your team future-proof.

Customize Your Training

NASBA Certified CPE

24 Credits

Auditing

Why you should take this course

You should attend because data mining and analytics are essential for success as an auditor today. There are too many risks, controls, and transactions to review manually.

Who should take this course

Compliance Officers; Audit Directors and Managers; Financial, Operational and IT Auditors; Key Operational personnel.

What You'll learn

You will learn how to define which data should be used for what purposes to maximize the outcome of your audit efforts. You will learn how data mining can be used to demonstrate the value you provide the organization.

Prerequisites

  • Fundamentals of Internal Auditing (OAG101) or equivalent experience

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify Data patterns
  • Define data mining techniques
  • Algin data mining techniques to business operations
  • Identify risk using data analytics and data mining techniques

Learning Options

Below are the available learning options for this course:

AuditProTV

Online On-Demand

This course is available through AuditProTV — a subscription-based, on-demand learning platform. As a subscriber, you will have access to an ‘all you can watch’ library of courses that are built in alignment with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) standards.

Learn More & Subscribe

Enterprise Solutions

Tailored Experience

Bring this course to your organization at your convenience. ACI Learning can deliver this instructor-led course for your team at a chosen location or virtually. Alternatively, choose the topic(s) you need and ACI will craft a training solution to keep your team future-proof.

Customize Your Training

ACI Learning is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.