Certification Corner

Published By The Institute of internal Auditors   
April 2014



Message from the Vice President of Professional Certifications

In this issue:

Certification Spotlight: Gordon Perry
Meet Gordon Perry, CIA, Supervisor of Internal Audit at the Canadian offices of Vale, a global mining company headquartered in Brazil, as he discusses his journey to becoming a Certified Internal Auditor.

Registration for the CRMA Exam Now Open
Join the more than 13,600 professionals who have obtained The IIA’s Certification in Risk Management Assurance. Learn what’s different about this designation, its co-requisite requirement, and why CIAs are already on their way to earning this in-demand credential.

Celebrate the CIA’s 40th Anniversary as The IIA’s First Mark of Professional Achievement
IIA leadership celebrated the certification’s anniversary with a festive toast at the recent Midyear Meetings. Read more to see where we have been, and where we are going.

Status Update on the CIA’s Exam Transition Plus Education and Eligibility Requirement Updates 
The 40th anniversary of The IIA’s flagship designation brought with it a significant change: the reduction of exam parts from four to three. Also, educational requirements to earn the designation have been modified. Eligibility requirements for all certification programs have been expanded and will go into effect in January 2014. Read about these and other CIA updates here.

CPE Reporting Reminder! 
The end of the year is days away. Individuals holding IIA designations must report their CPE activities by 31 December to satisfy requirements and maintain active status. Have you reported yet?

New at The IIA’s eStore: Gift Certificates 
Show pride in your accomplishment or recognize the hard work and achievement of your peers or staff members. Learn more about certification-branded merchandise and gift certificates available through the Global Certifications eStore.

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