Maximising the value from assurance

In order to be awarded CPD units you must answer the following five random questions correctly. If you fail the test, please re-read the article before attempting the questions again.

  1. What is it important that senior management and boards understand?

  2. What is the most common way of mapping out what the organisation looks like?

  3. The object of an assurance map is to:

  4. What are the challenges to producing and maintaining an assurance map?

  5. What is an acceptable level of assurance provided to be included in the assurance map?

  6. What must an organisation have for assurance maps to work?

  7. Which of these is not a reason why it is getting harder to get to grips with the risks that organisations face?

  8. Which of the following is a risk of using an assurance map?

  9. In July 2013, the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors (CIIA) issued guidance for which sector?

  10. What should an organisation do before it implements an assurance map?