Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA®)

28 September 2019
01 December 2019

The CIA program is offered in partnership with the Hellenic Banking Institute.


Please check the link below for program information and timetable: 

CIA program & timetable 2019 | Part 3

CIA program & timetable 2019 - 2020 | Part 1 starting October 2019

The CIA is the most widely recognized qualification in Internal Audit. The certificate is granted directly by the Institute of Internal Auditors upon successful exam completion and two years of relevant work experience. The exams are administered by the CIA Institute in Greece under the supervision of the Institute of Internal Auditors.


The Altium Training CIA program advantage

  • International accomplished tutor
  • Course notes
  • Case study handouts
  • Progress test
  • Mock exam
  • Question Bank with more than 500 questions and answers


Who is it for

It addresses those working or seeking a career in the fields of Internal Audit, Risk Management and other relevant fields. It is of interest to accountants, auditors, financial advisors, and financial managers, executives of listed companies and banks as well as free-lancers.

The CIA exam is available through computer-based testing. Candidates may register for certification exams and access their records online. 

New: The Internal Audit Practitioner designation is awarded by passing the CIA Part 1 exam.

A brief overview of the CIA outline

Part I Exam: Essentials of Internal Auditing | Duration: 2,5 hours | Questions Count: 125
Part II Exam: Practice of Internal Auditing | Duration: 2,0 hours | Questions Count: 100
Part III Exam: Business Knowledge for Internal Auditing | Duration: 2,0 hours | Questions Count: 100


Registration requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree and good knowledge of the English Language
  • Candidates must obtain a minimum of 24 months of internal auditing experience or its equivalent.


Eligibility period

The certification program’s eligibility requires candidates to complete the program certification process within four years of application approval.

We at Altium Training support our students throughout registration, tuition and exams. Our tutor will guide, support and advice you at all times, since he is always available and dedicated to his students.


Seminars may be subsidised by LAEK OAED 0,24 subsidy.