ICAI starts DISA certificate course

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 26 Nov 2017 11:10:15


Staff Reporter,

THE Bhopal Branch of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has organised a batch of Diploma in Information System Audit (DISA) certificate course for CA members.

The programme was inaugurated by CA Anup Shrivastava, Chairman of the Bhopal Branch. He has briefed the CA participants about the certificate course programme. On the occasion, participants were explained the details of course curriculum and inform the participants about the examination. CA Zuber Ullah Khan, Secretary of the branch, has conducted the inaugural session. CA Atul Gupta of Indore, faculty of first session is also present in the opening ceremony. The duration of the programme is for 10 days from November 25 to December 24. Classes are conducted on every Saturdays and Sunday during the given period.

About 50 CA participants have registered for the DISA Certificate Course. It has been emphasized that this DISA Certificate Course is very important for CA for conducting Information System Audit. In the present era of digitalization, and technological advancement of Information Technology the role of Information System Auditors is very important. Information System Audit is applicable in banks, companies, factories, shopping malls, tolls plazas and every where the computers are used. During these 10 days the participants will be apprised about IT assurance services, IS audit process, Business Continuity Planning, Protection of Information Assets, Database Management etc. After Successful completion of course the CAs can conduct the Information System Audit and help the institutions and organisations in the smooth running of the business in an efficient manner.