Learn Anywhere, Any Time with Self-Study Courses

Online Self-Study courses build on the expertise MISTI has gained in training over 200,000 delegates across five continents. Our self-study courses make it possible to bring our expert training directly to your desktop in a text format. You will learn and earn CPEs** at your own convenience through an extensive power point presentation with quizzes to test your knowledge.

Benefits of Training with Online Self-Study courses

  • Save time and money – there are no travel or lodging expenses
  • Learn at your own pace – log on and off at your convenience and take up to 30 calendar days to complete each course*
  • Test your comprehension of the topics in every section with confidential quizzes
  • CPEs credits – earn up to 9 credits upon successful completion of a course**
  • CISSP/CISA certification – earn credits toward your certification or fulfill requirements for courses included in MIS certificate programs

Courses Offered


Fundamentals of Internal Auditing

Master the concepts of traditional and operational auditing and proven tools and techniques for performing effective audits. You will get a solid background in the basics of documenting and evaluation internal control/fieldwork techniques. Using specifically formulated case exercises, you will examine the critical elements of internal auditing: assessing risk, flowcharting, designing flexibility into the audit program, performing the audit, and applying results to solve business problems.

9 CPEs**                 Tuition $495

IT Audit & Controls

For those with no IT experience, this course provides a solid foundation in the basics of information systems technology as they apply to audit and security concerns. This course will help you prepare for the CISA exam and students will finish this course ready to participate in an IT audit under the supervision of an experienced IT Auditor. It also earns credits toward the MIS Certificate in IT Auditing.

9 CPEs**                 Tuition $495

Advanced Auditing for In-Charge Auditors

Learn how to develop risk-based, SOX-sensitive audit programs. You will explore all the elements involved in balancing traditional operational risk-based auditing with the time-consuming demands of SOX compliance. You will cover audit program flexibility, organizational and financial compliance risk assessment, priority-setting during fieldwork, and effective oral and written communication of audit findings.

9 CPEs**                 Tuition $495

Fundamentals of Information Security

An excellent course for physical security and business managers who need to get up to speed on computer and data security. This intro course will guide you through the basics of information security in today's inter-networked business and home environment, including internal and external threats, effective security policies, contingency planning, employee privacy rights and more.

13 CPEs**               Tuition $695


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 *Please note: This is a SELF STUDY module. It is a power point presentation that you read and click through at your own pace on. Test your comprehension of the topics in every section with confidential quizzes.

** CPE credits for MISTI's Online Self Study courses are NOT NASBA certified CPE certificates. You will receive a completion certificate upon finishing the course for the stated number of credits. Some organizations will not accept CPE certificates that are not NASBA certified. Please inquire about the requirements of your organization for more details.