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Introduction to Auditing with Data Analytics

Date: Next Class to be announced soon
Location: On-Line Training Session
Class begins at 9:00 AM Until 5:30 PM

This class is currently full. If you want to register for a future class please complete the form to be notified of future classes.



This course is an instructor lead Zoom Webinar, the first in a series, focuses on the practical use of data analytics for both IT and Operational Auditors. The course is hands-on and teaches the use of Structured Query Language (SQL) and Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) to analyze large and complex datasets in order to gain insights and deliver superior audit results. Leveraging the same Free and Open-Source Software (F/OSS) used in the course, participants can easily deploy these platforms within their Enterprise environments in order to leverage what they learned.

The course begins with an overview of the platforms and technology, proceeds to guide participants through installation and configuration, and then focuses the majority of the course on importing data, analyzing datasets through the lens of common audit tests, and exporting databases and queries to evidence the results identified. In this initial course, tests are focused on analyzing user access to identify terminated users and inappropriate access.


Participants completing this course will be prepared to install and configure the platforms used for data analytics, import data provided by clients into the analytics environment, analyze imported data, and export evidence in support of workpapers and audit results.

After payment has been received, a webinar link to the August 25th class will be sent to your email. After successful completion of the course, you will receive 8 CPE Credits, a copy of the training material and 30-day access to the recorded session.

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Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

CPE Credits Issued: 8 Hours of CPE’s

Cost: Early Bird Pricing and dates to be announced soon

After you register you will receive an online payment link and will then receive the link to the class.

Who Should Attend

This course targets IT and Operational Auditors but is also applicable to IT, Information Security, and Second Line of Defense Professionals. No previous database or query experience is required, but the course does require participants have access to a computer on which they can install and configure software

Additional Information Prerequisites: Basic IT Audit knowledge of internet security issues.

Rausch Advisory Services LLC. 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