This main category contains non-commercial resources that are directly related to the professional practice of auditing. Categories within 'Profession':
Professional associations are organizations of civil or public law, whose members are auditors. Membership of these associations is mandatory for auditors to pursue their profession and to use a professional designation. Furthermore, these organizations promote the profession by setting standards for education and ethics. The following types of associations can be distinguished:
Besides professional associations, auditors can organize themselves in other ways on a voluntary basis. These groups organize educational activities and may represent the interests of their members, but they do not have of official status.