The project aimed at organising training workshops on Audit systems and internal auditing mainly addressed for participants to Member States or involved in National Audit Systems, in order to disseminate best practices for auditing procedures, improving knowledge of this complex area of work and ensuring consistent and high implementation standards across the Union. The main legislations addressed in the workshops were regulations 882/2004 with special focus on art 4(6); decision 2006/677/EC and the main standards addressed are ISO 17020, ISO 19011:2002. 12 workshops were organised in the following locations in Europe: Portugal, The Netherlands, France and Ireland. AETS was in charge of organisation of 1 training course 1 “Setting-up and implementation of an audit system, either internal and external, in accordance with Community legislation and taking account of relevant international standards” and 2 training courses 2 “development of the ability to conduct a detailed audit to verify the effective and suitable implementation of official controls by the relevant control authorities”. The workshops had a duration of 4 days and included lectures, group discussions and practical exercises. The project provided training to participants from competent authorities of EU Member States and candidate countries. 360 participants were trained, in English.