The first module of the EUROSAI IT Working Group e-course "Introduction to Public Sector IT Audit" open for learning


In the frames of Research and Training Hub project, EUROSAI IT Working Group is developing a training course "Introduction to Public Sector IT Audit". The first module IT Audit in a Supreme Audit Institution is available for you to start learning. The first module has five chapters, it starts with an overview of SAI audits with IT components followed by addressing IT components in SAI audits, standards and frameworks relevant to the IT audit, planning of an audit with an IT component, and IT auditing methods.

The purpose of the whole training course "Introduction to Public Sector IT Audit" is to increase the quality and impact of contemporary audits that frequently include IT components. Therefore, non-IT-auditors would benefit from basic knowledge about IT auditing provided in the training course.

The training course will eventually consist of 7 modules in total and next modules will be published step by step.

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The course is offered as massive open online course (MOOC) in Moodle environment. There are no time limitations to taking the course - you can take it at your own pace. The exercises in the course material can be taken unlimited number of times. The time required to complete the course is individual, but approximately it is up to 5 hours. If you also read additional materials, then accordingly more.

The EUROSAI ITWG Moodle is operated by the EUROSAI ITWG Secretariat / the National Audit Office of Estonia. To take the course, please go to, create your account and start learning.

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