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Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP)

Save in October!

For a limited time, 1‒31 October 2016, The IIA is waiving the application fee (up to a US$200 value) for the Certified Government Auditing Professional® (CGAP®) designation.*

Save 15% On CGAP Resources at the Bookstore! Use promo code GAPMAIL16 through 31 October 2016**

*This offer applies only to the CGAP application fee. This offer may not apply in countries where exams are administered through Institutes with certain agreements. Please contact your local Institute to verify if the offer is valid in your country. Excludes exam registrations.

**Offers cannot be combined.

Demonstrate Your Government Knowledge and Expertise

The Certified Government Auditing Professional® (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 environment.

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Whether you are seeking a promotion, exploring a position outside your organization, or simply pursuing professional development opportunities to help you tackle increasingly complex responsibilities while preparing for future challenges, an IIA certification can:

  • Increase your earning potential by up to 40 percent.*
  • Help you gain credibility and respect in the field.
  • Enhance your skills and knowledge.
  • Demonstrate your commitment to the profession.

*According to The IIA’s 2015 Internal Audit Compensation Study, the average salary of internal auditors who hold one or more certifications is 35 percent higher than that of peers with no certifications (based on U.S. responses).

Six Steps to Certification

If you need help getting started, refer to the six steps to certification an internal auditor should review when making the decision to become certified in the profession.

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Access CCMS and visit the the Complete a Form section to begin the CGAP application process.

IMPORTANT! CCMS users go here to prepare for Single Sign On.

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Candidates from the following countries must refer to their local IIA Institute web-site or contact their local representative for more information about local certification processes:

The information contained on this website pertains to all other countries.