QMS Auditor / Lead Auditor

This course is for you if:

  • You want to audit Quality Management Systems against ISO 9001 requirements.
  • You are an Auditor or Quality System Manager and want to add to your credibility with a widely accepted qualification.
  • You want to satisfy the formal training requirements for IRCA certification.

You will learn:

  • The purpose of a QMS and the ISO 9000 principles of quality management.
  • Essential definitions to help you interpret and audit ISO 9001 requirements.
  • To analyse ISO 9001 clauses and suggest examples of evidence that would show conformance with these requirements.
  • The roles and responsibilities of an auditor and lead auditor.
  • To plan and conduct an interview with top management and evaluate an organisation’s quality policy and objectives.
  • To prepare an on-site audit plan that establishes effective audit trails across processes and between members of an audit team.
  • How to audit processes for conformance and effectiveness, including any specific quality objectives.
  • To prepare thoroughly for audit and produce process based checklists.
  • To gather objective evidence through observation, interviewing and reviewing documentation.
  • How to evaluate objective evidence and correctly identify conformance and non-conformance with requirements.
  • To report findings accurately against requirements of ISO 9001, write and grade non-conformity reports and evaluate proposals for corrective action.
  • How to relate your audit findings to the policy and objectives of the organisation and present your overall evaluation to top management.

Your future development:

  • OH&S and EMS Auditor/Lead Auditor conversion courses
  • Advanced QMS Auditor/Lead Auditor
  • Tutored Audits (coached live audit at your company)
  • See our Business Improvement courses [LINK TO FOLLOW]

Course length:

5 Days.

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