IRBA Public Inspection Report 2023

Date: Feb 26, 2024 - Feb 26, 2024

CPD hours: 2 Hours

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Event Type: Webinar

Presenter: Lettie Janse van Vuuren CA(SA)
CA (SA), Registered Auditor

On 2 February 2024, IRBA unveiled its latest 2023 Public Inspections Report.



On 2 February 2024, IRBA unveiled its latest 2023 Public Inspections Report. This report, spotlighting recurring quality deficiency themes identified in the inaugural year of their second year of the 8th Inspections Cycle, is themed "With a Commitment to Promote Improvement and Remediation of Audit Quality." 

It is imperative for registered auditors, including independent reviewers, to integrate the insights from the latest IRBA Inspections Report into their practices. This incorporation is essential for fortifying their quality control processes. Understanding the errors made by other practices empowers firms and their assurance staff to take proactive measures, preventing the recurrence of identified deficiencies within their own practices. 

Join us for an informative session with Lettie Janse van Vuuren CA(SA) on the 26th of February 2024, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. as she delves into the 2023 outcomes, highlighting key deficiencies, common themes, and presenting remedial action plans, along with recommending good practices for implementation in your professional practice. 

 Learning objectives  

  Attending this webinar will equip you with the following skills: 

  • Familiarity with IRBA's inspection strategy for the second year of the 8th Inspection Cycle. 

  • Stay informed about the details outlined in the most recent IRBA Inspections Report, which include notable findings, recommendations, and other pertinent information. 

  • Understand the fundamental pre-requisites associated with the remedial action process. 

  • Stay informed about crucial elements pertaining to Information technology and best practices. 


  The webinar will cover the following topics:  

  •  Introduction: 

    • Reflection on the 2nd year of the 8th Inspection cycle. 

    • Inspections approach. 

  • Analysis of findings and summary of the IRBA 2023 Public Inspections Report: 

    • Overview of inspection results 2023. 

    • Key inspection themes and trends. 

  • Individual Assurance Engagement: 

    •  Information Technology. 

    • Good practices. 

    •  Remedial Action Process on Internal Monitoring and Recurring inspections findings 

Obtaining your CPD certificate 

 This training is compliant with the International Education Standard (IES7) issued by the International Federation of Accountants and recognised for CPD by relevant professional bodies including ACCA, CIMA, IAC, IIA, SAICA and SAIPA. 

All attendees are issued with a CPD certificate available in an online profile. 

About the presenter 

Lettie Janse van Vuuren CA(SA) 

Lettie is a Chartered Accountant, Registered Auditor, as well as an Assessor and Moderator. She joined SA Accounting Academy in November 2017 as Head of Technical. As a professional trainer and webinar host, she is able to hold the attention of an audience with her relaxed and humorous presentation style.  She has a unique ability to communicate with delegates at their respective levels of knowledge and experience.  Over the last 20 years, she has trained thousands of partners, managers, trainee accountants and other professionals.   

She is responsible for researching, compiling and presenting our MCLU (Monthly Compliance and Legislation Updates). She was the Professional Development Manager at SAICA for 4 years and in charge of accrediting new training offices and monitoring existing ones (including the moderation of training offices and trainee assessments).  

Who should attend? 

  The following persons will benefit from attending this webinar: 

  • Practising accountants including: CA(SA), Professional Accountant (SA), AGA(SA), FCCA, BAP(SA), BA(SA) and ACCA. 

  • Registered auditors. 

  • Audit trainees.     


  • R 450.00 - Online admission - Individual. 

  • Group Price 1 - From R184 per person (up to 5 users) 

  • Group Price 2 - From R121 per person (up to 10 users) 

  • Group Price 3 - From R109 per person (over 11 users) 


Steps to register for the event:  

If you already have a profile, login and register for the webinar. 

If you don’t have a profile, create a free profile then login and register for the webinar. 

Click here to create a free profile (There is no charge to create a profile and gain access to our free Monthly Practice Management Series). 

Click here to find out about the Technical Resource Centre & CPD Subscription options. 

Additional material 

  By attending this webinar you will be provided with: 

  • A summarised slide presentation. 

  • Reference documents and/or course material where available. 

  • You can ask questions during the webinar and you will also have access to the presenter after the webinar. 

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