Internal audit curriculum - Quality in the IA function

Inter-company training

Who is the training for?

Internal Auditors

Level reached



4,00 hours(s)

Language(s) of service



Pre-requisite for each participant: Basic knowledge and understanding of the topics, as well as of the applicable regulations.


Internal Audit Curriculum has been designed to assist internal auditors in their day-to-day work.

This curriculum consists in several courses, dedicated to core topics, subject to the review of internal auditors. The courses will cover organisational, technical and regulatory aspects. The aim of each course is to give basic refresh of the regulatory requirements, to help in the identification of the risks faced by your company and to guide you in the elaboration of an adequate working programme. Experienced internal auditors and subject matter experts will guide you throughout this curriculum, sharing best practices and practical tips with you.

Pre-requisite for each participant: basic knowledge and understanding of the topics, as well as of the applicable regulations.

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • have a better understanding of the IA standards overall requirements on quality
  • benchmark their internal approach towards quality of the IA function
  • prepare and organise for an external quality assessment


  • Context and introduction
  • Review of the applicable standards
  • Experience sharing and benchmarking

Certificate, diploma

An attendance certificate will be sent to participants.

Additional information

Alexandre Lambin is partner within PwC Luxembourg’s Risk Assurance with a particular focus on internal audit services and corporate governance. He is benefiting of more than 20 years of experience in the audit practice (internal and external).

He is qualified as Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Financial Services Auditor (CFSA), Certified in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) and Expert-Comptable in the Grand-Duché de Luxembourg.

Alexandre is accredited by the Institute of Internal Auditors to lead internal audit functions quality assessments.

Within PwC Luxembourg, Alexandre is co-leading the corporate governance working group with the objective of facilitating and optimising governance related services.

Alexandre is currently leading a wide variety of internal audit assignments and is responsible for the internal audit of a number of clients who outsourced their internal audit function to PwC. He is also closely collaborating with the internal audit departments of several companies across various sectors on a diversified panel of assignments.

Alexandre has carried out several external quality assessments of the internal audit function of companies within the financial, non-financial and public sectors.

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