Instructor for this course

Every day, the expectations placed on internal auditors are on the rise. As a result, we find ourselves in a constant state of “catching up” in order to meet the needs of management, board members, other clients and even ourselves. This program will deliver proven ideas that can dramatically increase the daily effectiveness and perceived value of the individual auditor and the audit team. 

You’ll learn:

  • How to define and deliver Better audit results – on every audit project
  • The importance of creating Impact on audit credibility
  • Why both audit procedures and auditor behaviors are both critical
  • 32 High Impact Auditing Practices  - and exactly how to apply them in your work

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize technical and behavioral actions needed to create measurable positive impact – on every audit project
  • Explore a practical proven plan for influencing positive change where change is needed to meet organizational objectives
  • Identify 32 specific High Impact Auditing Practices – for use on every project
  • Discover the fundamentals of selling improvement ideas – and increasing the probability that your ideas will be heard


Last updated/reviewed: May 15, 2022

10 Reviews (33 ratings)Reviews

Anonymous Author
Another great presentation by the instructor! I really hope the platform gets more courses from him as I would be very interested in taking more! Some really great tips to keep in mind and I will plan on using them going forward to help guide me.
Anonymous Author
The instructor shared many good tips and experiences. I think we often forget the power that an idea can have, and it's true that sometimes we forget that not everyone has the same level of knowledge (especially with acronyms!).
Anonymous Author
The instructor explains positive tactics that are designed to effectively reach auditees, which he has utilized throughout his extensive auditing career. Excellent content that can be used in any audit situation.
Member's Profile
This course contained practical advice for improving audit processes and behaviors for auditors with any level of experience. I found this course very valuable and appreciate the presenter's insight.
Anonymous Author
I enjoyed the material in this course. It is great to hear from an experienced professional on the qualities desired for an audit professional. I would enjoy more courses from this instructor.
Anonymous Author
Sincerely one of the best training courses I've taken in a while. Great take away and presented in a way that lingers with the audience.
Anonymous Author
Interesting out of the box thinking applied to audit. Good thoughts on how to add value to a service that can be considered a commodity.
Member's Profile
This presentation was like a mentor chat. I have not gotten bored even a second. Thank you very much!
Anonymous Author
This short course was very informative with lots of helpful "hints". I very much enjoyed it.
Anonymous Author
Good tips and ideas to improve audit quality and better audit skills


Course Complexity: Intermediate

There are no specific prerequisites for this program, although a working knowledge of auditing principles and practices is helpful. However, it is recommended to take the other courses in the series in addition to completing this one.

Education Provider Information

Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
Course Syllabus
  9:05Introduction to High Impact Auditing Practices
  11:50Better Planning Procedures and Behaviors
  9:53Better Communication
  5:47Better Execution
  8:30Better Reporting
  5:33Follow Up & Conclusion
  50:39High Impact Auditing Practices
  PDFSlides: High Impact Auditing Practices
  PDFHigh Impact Auditing Practices Glossary/Index