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2018 CRMA App Fee Waiver

Lower Risks Overhead and Raise Your Skill Level

For a limited time, Aug. 1‒31, 2018, The IIA is waiving the application fee (up to a $230 value) for the CRMA credential.*

Certification in Risk Management Assurance® (CRMA®)

If your goal is to become a trusted advisor to the audit committee and executive management in the critical areas of risk assurance, governance processes, or quality assurance, the CRMA credential is for you.

Earning a certification is the best way to articulate your expertise in a specialized area without saying a word. Plan now to begin your application for this distinctive certification and save up $230 on the application. Apply between Aug. 1–31 to qualify.

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  • Click “Start Your Application”
  • Create a new, or access your current, candidate profile
  • Click on “Complete a Form”
  • Complete and submit the CRMA Application
  • Start studying

Development Resources to Mitigate Risk & Provide Assurance

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CRMA Exam Study Guide Bundle​
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​Prepare to pass the CRMA exam with this specially priced bundle. Use promo code CRMA2018.

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NEW! Risk Book Bundle
Risk Book Bundle

​These four new releases provide effective risk assessment and management tools, including strategies to leverage COSO’s new ERM Framework.

  • Managing Risk in Uncertain Times: Leveraging COSO’s New ERM Framework
  • Assessing and Managing Strategic Risks: What, Why, How for Internal Auditors
  • The Internal Auditor’s Guide to Risk Assessment, 2nd Edition
  • Practical Enterprise Risk Management: Getting to the Truth

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Practical Tools Through Thought Leadership

*This offer applies only to the CRMA application fee. This offer may not apply in countries where exams are administered through Affiliates with certain agreements. Please contact your local Affiliate to verify if the offer is valid in your country. Offer excludes exam registration fees.

Latest News & Resources

COSO ERM Certificate Program

COSO ERM Certificate Program

The complexity of enterprise risk has changed; new risks and responsibilities have emerged. Earning the COSO ERM Certificate helps you navigate the unknown. Learn the concepts and principles of the newly updated ERM Framework from the experts and prepare to integrate that framework into your organization’s strategy. The ERM Framework helps management understand their duties for managing risk and drive business performance.

Register today.


COSO ERM: Getting Risk Management Right

COSO ERM: Getting Risk Management Right

The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) recently published an update to its 2004 COSO ERM framework. The name of the 2017 version says it all: Enterprise Risk Management–Integrating With Strategy and Performance. Risk management is all about strategy and performance.

Read more.


Global Perspectives and Insights: Artificial Intelligence

Special Edition: Artificial Intelligence — Considerations for the Profession of Internal Auditing

This special edition of Global Perspectives and Insights explores the internal audit’s role in Artificial Intelligence by discussing associated risks and opportunities. The paper also introduces an AI Auditing Framework comprised of six components, all set within the context of an organization’s AI strategy.

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General Audit Management Conference 2017

Secrets to Audit Success Will Be Revealed

For 38 years, The IIA has provided the essential experience for audit executives to be influential, indispensable, and informative. But starting on March 12, 2018, Las Vegas is going to be THE place Where Leaders Evolve. The tradition of excellence will continue with innovation and impact. All secret-seeking internal auditors will be stepping out of their comfort zone.

Learn more.


Chambers on the Profession

7 Signs You Might Be a "Jurassic Auditor"

"The best and brightest professionals embrace evolution and leverage new strategies and tactics to enhance their effectiveness," writes IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers. "The same is (or should be) true of internal audit professionals." In his latest blog, Chambers presents seven obsolete characteristics and practices of the "Jurassic auditor."

Access at Internal Auditor online.


Tone at the Top: Internal Audit's Role in Assuring Accurate Board Information

Internal Audit’s Role in Assuring Accurate Board Information

For boards of directors to ensure their organizations achieve objectives, they must have good, reliable information on which to base critical decisions involving strategy, finances, and risks, among other things. While internal audit’s role traditionally has been after the fact, it must contribute at the front end of the board process as well, by assessing the risk of the board failing to understand business issues or making inadequate decisions based on the quality of the information available.

Download the new issue and share it with your audit committee.


Crisis Resilience

Help Your Organization Move from Crisis Aware to Crisis Resilient

Are you among the 39 percent of recent survey respondents who said they have no plan to address reputational risks? Find out how to prepare your organization to resist, react to, and recover from a crisis in the latest Global Perspectives and Insights report on Crisis Resilience. Download your copy.


Global Technology Audit Guide: Understanding and Auditing Big Data

Guidance: Understanding and Auditing Big Data

Big buzz around big data these days means internal audit must wrap its arms around the topic to aid organizations in its proper use, security, and controls. This new GTAG helps you understand big data technologies and define the scope and activities an audit should undertake.

Download this and other new guidance from The IIA now.


Insights to Quality: Strategic Planning

Insights to Quality: Strategic Planning

Internal audit’s mission is “To enhance and protect organizational value by providing risk-based and objective assurance, advice, and insight.” High-performing audit activities have one successful practice in common: a strategic plan, different from an internal audit plan.

Download Insights to Quality to create and implement your strategic plan.


Pulse of Internal Audit 2017

Overlooked Risk Areas; The Ultimate Confidence-killers

How can you instill confidence? CAEs who lead with courage not only address emerging risks, but also focus on critical risks that may have been around for a long time and simply fallen just below, or somehow dropped off, the radar. Find out what these risks areas are and how to address them in this year’s North American Pulse of Internal Audit report.

Download the 2017 report now.


Risk Publications and Guidance

Risk Tools and Resources

Risk Certifications and Qualifications

Interested in learning about current risk trends impacting the internal audit profession? Click the box above to access The IIA’s Risk Resource Exchange archive of published guidance and publications on risk. Interested in obtaining the latest risk management tools and resources? Click the box above to access The IIA’s Risk Resource Exchange archive of tools and resources available to you on the topic of risk and risk management. Interested in obtaining the Certification in Risk Management Assurance? Click the box above to learn more about the program and obtain the certification that will demonstrate your experience and expertise in risk management.
Ia Blogs and Articles on Risk

IIA Bookstore Risk Resources

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