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Certification in Risk Management Assurance®

Experience the CRMA

If you’re already a CIA, why don’t you take that next step and get your Certification in Risk Management Assurance?

Elevate risk assurance.  Arrive ahead.

As the only risk management assurance certification for internal auditors, The IIA’s Certification in Risk Management Assurance® (CRMA®) program has been updated to reflect the in-depth organizational knowledge and advanced skill sets that are required to provide effective risk management assurance to audit committees and executive management.

Earning the CRMA helps address the impact of risk and demonstrates you have the ability to:

  • Provide assurance on core business processes in risk management and governance.
  • Educate management and the audit committee on risk and risk management concepts.
  • Offer quality assurance and control self-assessment.
  • Add value for your organization as a trusted advisor.
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Why Pursue CRMA?


    The CRMA designation increases career-advancing opportunities.


    Be the go-to risk management resource for executive management and your audit committee.


    As a trusted advisor focusing on strategic organizational risks and providing forward-looking ways to enhance governance, risk management and control processes.

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Register for Certification Q&A Session

Prospective and current IIA certification candidates, join us for an informal 30-minute webinar! A certification expert will be available to answer your questions about certification programs, CCMS, and more. Register for the Certification Q&A Webinar to hear from The IIA Certification team and your peers on the best study methods to prepare for IIA exams. IIA exams are non-disclosed, which means that current exam questions and answers will not be published or divulged.

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CPE Requirements

Each year, CIA certificate holders are required to self-certify as to the completion of the required continuing education hours. CPE reporting forms are submitted by CIAs on an annual basis (no later than December 31 each year) and serve as signed statements that all applicable CPE requirements have been met.

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Additional IIA Certifications

Demonstrate your aptitude and foundational knowledge of The IIA Standards. This designations is ideal for University students, rotational auditors and new auditors.

As the only globally recognized internal audit certification, becoming a Certified Internal Auditor®️ (CIA®️) is the optimum way to communicate knowledge, skills, and competencies to effectively carry out professional responsibilities for any internal audit, anywhere in the world.


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