ACCA - The global body for professional accountants

An ACCA Qualification for finance professionals

The certificate offers an introduction to the clarified International Standards on Auditing (ISAs). It covers the principles of ISAs through online tuition and objective assessment.

This ACCA qualification is structured in an accessible and user-friendly way that underlines key information and provides useful summaries. It examines and breaks down specific standards topic-by-topic. There are case studies which are based on real-life examples, many exercises, multiple-choice questions and sample answers for you to test your knowledge with as you progress through the course.

The course is also updated every year to make sure it stays relevant, and includes a topic by topic explanation of the specific clarified ISAs. 

Course objectives

  • to help you understand how ISAs are used around the world
  • to examine the fundamental requirements of ISAs on a standard-by-standard basis
  • to provide guidance on how to use ISAs in practice with the aid of questions, case studies and exercises.


Take a look at the profiles beneath to find out what studying for CertIA is like from professionals who have completed it:

Andreas Papadopoulos, manager – audit, PwC, Greece

Natasha Hardie, process and controls analyst, Britannia Operator Ltd, UK

For Spanish and Portuguese speakers

The Certificate in International Auditing is available for Spanish and Portuguese speakers. Please click on the links in the left-hand corner of this page for further details. 

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