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 ISACA to Offer Training for IS Auditors in Orlando 

Event addresses organizational risks and how to manage them

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA (29 January 2015)—Fundamentals of IS Audit and Assurance” will be offered 16-19 March 2015 by ISACA, a nonprofit association of more than 115,000 information systems (IS) security, assurance and governance professionals in 180 countries. The in-depth, four-day training course will be held in Orlando, Florida, USA, simultaneously with ISACA’s North America CACS Conference 2015.

Fundamentals of IS Audit and Assurance Training Week course will introduce the essential components and steps needed to perform an information systems audit. Attendees will gain an understanding of IT risk and related controls, how they impact an enterprise and its information assets, and how IS audit and assurance play a key role in the overall governance process. Through a range of practical presentations and demonstrations, attendees will learn how to:

  • Apply IS audit and assurance standards, guidelines, tools and techniques
  • Perform a risk-based IS audit
  • Understand the impact and considerations for local, state, country, international and industry regulations in determining the audit approach

“ISACA developed this in-depth training to help attendees gain valuable knowledge from experienced trainers, and enable them to apply what they learned immediately to benefit their enterprises,” said Robert E Stroud, CGEIT, CRISC, international president of ISACA and vice president of strategy and innovation at CA Technologies.

Registration for this Training Week in Orlando also includes complimentary access to the welcome reception, opening keynote and networking events at ISACA’s North America CACS Conference 2015, which will be held simultaneously in the same location. Marc Goodman, a global strategist, author and consultant, will present the opening keynote at North America CACS.




ISACA Training Week: Fundamentals of IS Audit and Assurance


16-19 March 2015


Hyatt Regency Orlando, 9801 International Drive, Orlando, Florida, USA

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The ISACA Training Week registration, which includes course materials, is US $2,295 for ISACA members and US $2,495 for nonmembers. Participants are eligible to earn up to 32 continuing professional education (CPE) hours.

For additional ISACA Training Week information and to register, please visit Information on North America CACS can be found at



With more than 115,000 constituents in 180 countries, ISACA >( helps business and IT leaders build trust in, and value from, information and information systems. Established in 1969, ISACA is the trusted source of knowledge, standards, networking, and career development for information systems audit, assurance, security, risk, privacy and governance professionals. ISACA offers the Cybersecurity Nexus, a comprehensive set of resources for cybersecurity professionals, and COBIT, a business framework that helps enterprises govern and manage their information and technology. ISACA also advances and validates business-critical skills and knowledge through the globally respected Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) credentials. The association has more than 200 chapters worldwide.

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