Knowledge Brief1Fraud, waste, and abuse in the public assistance arena shows a disturbing trend — the fraudsters are becoming smarter and bolder. This Knowledge Brief explores how to leverage technology to detect fraud, waste, and abuse in public assistance programs.LEARN MORE1 Brief
Public Sector Focus1How can public sector internal audit departments transform to provide value to organizations in the midst of disruption? Explore insights gleaned from public sector respondents to the 2018 North American Pulse of Internal Audit survey.LEARN MORE1 Sector Focus
2018 Government Auditing Standards: Interpretation and Application1A review of the initial chapters of the 2018 Government Auditing Standards (“Yellow Book”) will address types of audits, ethical principles, and maintaining independence and objectivity. Earn 6 CPE credits.REGISTER NOW1 Government Auditing Standards: Interpretation and Application
The Performance Auditing Process1Using a performance auditing perspective, this course instructs participants on how to effectively navigate through the planning, fieldwork, and writing phases of a performance audit to accomplish high impact outcomes.REGISTER NOW1 Performance Auditing Process



Quick Poll: Sustainable Development Goals<p>​In 2015 the world nations unanimously accepted the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for 2030 set by the United Nations.</p><img alt="" src="/centers/psac/news/PublishingImages/PSAC-Quick-Poll-85-100.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />7/11/2018 4:00:00 AM Poll: Sustainable Development Goals
Knowledge Brief: NIST Version 1.1<p>​The NIST Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity, first released in February 2014, is an approach to cybersecurity risk management that aligns policy requirements, business needs, and technological methodologies. ​</p><img alt="" src="/centers/psac/news/PublishingImages/PSAC-NIST-85-100.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/27/2018 4:00:00 AM Brief: NIST Version 1.1
New Webinar Playback: How Technology Helps Detect Fraud, Waste, and Abuse<p>This webinar highlighted how technology has helped the Oregon Audits Division detect fraud, waste, and abuse in numerous government programs over the last 15 years.​​</p><img alt="" src="/centers/psac/news/PublishingImages/PSAC-Webinar-Playback-85-100.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />5/22/2018 4:00:00 AM Webinar Playback: How Technology Helps Detect Fraud, Waste, and Abuse

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Welcome to the Public Sector Audit Center (formerly the American Center for Government Auditing), the premier resource for auditors in the public sector. Supported by The IIA — the internal audit profession’s global voice, recognized authority, acknowledged leader, chief advocate, and principal educator — the Center was established to provide public sector auditors with low-cost, high-quality professional development; networking opportunities for knowledge sharing among public sector stakeholders; and ongoing, timely, and relevant reporting on trends, benchmarking, and thought leadership in the profession. The Center is committed to advancing the professional practice of auditing in the public sector by aggregating industry news, innovations, and key insights into a singular resource. Learn more or check out our frequently asked que​​stions​.​