New to IIA Certifications

Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA®)

The CIA designation is the only globally accepted certification for internal auditors and remains the standard by which individuals demonstrate their competency and professionalism in the internal auditing field. Moreover, earning the CIA designation is more than just proof of what you know and what you’ve achieved — it’s the best way for auditing professionals to communicate to the world that they are prepared to meet today’s challenges. Candidates leave the program enriched with educational experience, information, and business tools that can be applied immediately in any organization or business environment.

The CIA exam is offered in the following languages: Bulgarian, Chinese (unsimplified), Czech, English, French, German, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish, and Thai (available only in Thailand).

Certified Government Auditing Professional® (CGAP®)

The CGAP certification program is designed especially for auditors working in the public sector at all levels — federal/national, state/provincial, local, quasi-governmental, or crown authority — and is an excellent professional credential that prepares you for the many challenges you face in this demanding arena.

The CGAP exam is offered in the following languages: Chinese (unsimplified), English, Polish, Spanish, and Turkish.

Certified Financial Services Auditor® (CFSA®)

The CFSA is a valued specialty certification for audit professionals working in banking institutions, thrift/savings and loan organizations, credit unions, insurance companies, security and commodity services, holding and investment companies, credit agencies, financial services regulatory agencies, and other financial services organizations.

The CFSA is a valued specialty certification for audit professionals working in banking institutions, thrift/savings and loan organizations, credit unions, insurance companies, security and commodity services, holding and investment companies, credit agencies, financial services regulatory agencies, and other financial services organizations.

The CFSA exam is offered in the following languages: Chinese (unsimplified), English, Italian, Portuguese (Banking discipline only), and Spanish.

Certification in Control Self-Assessment® (CCSA®)

The CCSA exam tests your understanding of important CSA fundamentals, processes, and related topics such as risk, controls, and business objectives.

The CCSA exam is offered in the following languages: Chinese (unsimplified), English, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, and Turkish.

Certification in Risk Management Assurance™ (CRMA®)

The Institute of Internal Auditors is pleased to announce the development of the Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA).

The CRMA is one more mark of professional distinction for internal audit practitioners. Earning the CRMA will assist you in demonstrating your 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.
  • Focus on strategic organizational risks.
  • Add value for your organization.

Professional Experience Recognition (PER) Provision - CLOSING SEPT. 30

The CRMA Professional Experience Recognition (PER) is now open to candidates living in North America or one of the 65 countries serviced by IIA Global.

QIAL Qualification

Qualification in Internal Audit Leadership

BEAC Certifications

Certifications for Environmental, Health & Safety Auditors