The Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)

The Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)

What is CIA?
The Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) is the only globally accepted certification for internal auditors and remains the standard by which individuals demonstrate their competency and professionalism in the internal auditing field. Candidates leave the program enriched with educational experience, information, and business tools that can be applied immediately in any organization or business environment.

Who should study CIA?
Are you a long-term internal auditor, or a future manager gaining exposure and expertise in organizational risk management? CIA is the best choice and will serve you well your entire career.
CIA is for those internal auditors who want to accelerate their career as well as to raise their professionalism to a higher level. It is a proven path to business success within the internal audit field.

Programme structure

We provide 2- or 4-day courses leading to each CIA exam.

Dates: PwC's Academy is currently working on the new internal audit courses plan. For recent information please follow updates on this page and/ or please subscribe to PwC's Academy newsletter.

Location: PwC office, Rīga

 Why study CIA with PwC's Academy?

  • PwC Certification;
  • Lectures and classroom discussions focus on those subjects that are the most difficult to pass in each of the four parts of the exam covered during the course;
  • Following discussions of topics, attendees apply what was learned by answering actual prior CIA exam questions. Reasons for the correct answers, as well as why the other answers were incorrect, are discussed;
  • The course is taught in English – participants will gain comprehensive vocabulary from internal audit area useful mainly in the international business environment;
  • PwC internal audit experts who bring the latest knowledge, experience and also practical experience to our training programmes;
  • Courses include both theory and practice in test-taking - attendees apply what was learned by answering actual prior CIA exam questions;
  • CIA test-taking techniques;
  • Comprehensive PwC study texts and materials - more then 1,500 questions from previous exams included;
  • Mock exams available;
  • Special support and price discount guaranteed if an exam is failed after attending our courses.