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Opportunity Notice

Training on the fundamentals of IT and auditing of IT risks in audits of financial statements

Opportunity Information

Organization:

Auditor General

Organization Address:

8th Floor, 9925-109 Street
Edmonton, AB
T5K 2J8

Reference Number:

AB-2019-04848

Solicitation Number:    

2020-04

Solicitation Type:

Request for Proposal

Posting (MM/dd/yyyy):

08/12/2019
07:51:37 AM Alberta Time

Closing (MM/dd/yyyy):

08/30/2019
02:00:59 PM Alberta Time

Last Update (MM/dd/yyyy):

08/14/2019
12:37:14 PM Alberta Time

Agreement Type:

NWPTA/TILMA

Region of Opportunity:

Open

Region of Delivery:

Alberta

Opportunity Type:

Open & Competitive

Commodity Codes:

N9999: Miscellaneous Items
Category: Services
Potential vendors (bidders) may view the bid package here.


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Response Submission:

Response Contact:

Avagianos, Despina
Executive Assistant
9925 - 109 St.
Edmonton, Alberta T5K 2J8
Tel: 780.422.8377
Email: Despina.Avagianos@gov.ab.ca

Response Specifics:

Opportunity Description:

Delivery of the proponent’s course on the fundamentals of IT and auditing of IT risks in audits of financial statements. The objective of the training is to help auditors develop skills in the areas below:
• key IT concepts
o computing architectures and hardware components
o operating systems, database management systems, and other key software layers
o network concepts, protocols, and services
o common information system applications, including web-enabled systems
• understanding the risks that IT brings to accounting information systems and financial reporting
• understanding and evaluation of information systems applications and their interfaces
• understanding and evaluation of IT general controls for non-complex environments