Certification Corner

Published By The Institute of internal Auditors   
April 2014

Cyndi Plamondon,




Message from the Vice President of Professional Certification

CIA Spotlight

Julie Lathrop, CIA, CPA, works as a senior manager for Ernst & Young in the Advisory Services area. She has more than 15 years of risk transformation, internal audit, internal controls/SOX, enterprise risk management advisory experience, in addition to finance and accounting experience. Find out why she decided to pursue the CIA certification and her plans for the future.

CRMA PER Closing in North America — September 30, 2012
Candidates interested in obtaining the Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) through the Professional Experience Recognition (PER) period and who reside in North America (the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean) must submit the application and fee by  September 30, 2012  with substantiating documentation to be filed by October 31, 2012.

The CRMA Syllabus is Now Available, Exam to Launch in 2013
The exam syllabus for the new CRMA exam was recently approved by the Professional Certifications Board and is now ready for release. Testing to earn the CRMA designation will begin in July 2013. 

Call for Exam Question Authors
The IIA is calling on all current IIA certified professionals to contribute to the profession and enhance the exam process through the exam question authoring process.

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