Accredited Course

ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor - UK Only

IQMS
In Sunderland, Wokingham, Woodford and 4 other venues
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£1,350
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Description

This intensive, challenging and highly interactive IRCA registered training program is for those people who require an in-depth understanding of the range of auditing techniques and protocols associated with the Lead Auditor role.

Important information

Price for Emagister users: If you would like to attend one of our 1 day IRCA registered ISO 9001:2015 Foundation courses before you attend our IRCA registered ISO 9001:2015 Lead

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location Timetable
04 September 2017
Aberdeen
Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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27 March 2017
10 July 2017
06 October 2017
Bristol
Ramada Bristol City, Redcliffe Way, Avon, England
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On request
Dublin
Dublin, Ireland
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16 October 2017
Dublin
Dublin, Ireland
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On request
Solihul
Ramada Hotel Solihul, B91 3RF, West Midlands, England
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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

• To enable you to lead an audit team • Audit the quality management system of an organisation to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015.

· Who is it intended for?

This course satisfies the training requirements for those who wish to register with the IRCA’s auditor registration scheme. It is also essential for any serious quality practitioner, particularly those with a responsibility to design, implement and manage an audit programme for internal audits, supplier audits and other external audits from customers and/or certification bodies. Other people who have found this course useful in the past have been internal quality auditors who are looking to enhance their quality auditing knowledge and skills, and those looking to achieve formal recognition for the skills and knowledge that they possess.

· Requirements

Those attending this course are expected to have knowledge of the following: • Quality management principles and concepts: • The Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle • The relationship between quality management and customer satisfaction • Quality management terms and definitions and the 7 Quality Management Principles • The process approach used in quality management • Process Based Quality Management Systems • The structure, content and requirements of ISO 9001

· Qualification

Delegates successfully completing the course, including examination, will be awarded an IRCA registered certificate IRCA A17945

· What marks this course apart?

This course is registered with the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)

Opinions

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Piotr Kazmierczak
01/06/2013
What I would highlight Workshops were brilliant

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What you'll learn on the course

Quality
Quality
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Quality Training
IT Management
Management
Quality management
ISO
ISO 9001
Auditing
IT Auditing
Audit
An understanding of Quality management principals & concepts
As well as ISO 9000 series standards
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Teachers and trainers (1)

Cheryl Savage
Cheryl Savage
Senior Consultant & Business Development Manager

Course programme

INTRODUCTION

This intensive, challenging and highly interactive IRCA registered training program is for those people who require an in-depth understanding of the range of auditing techniques and protocols associated with the Lead Auditor role.

DURATION

5 Days, 08.30 – 17.30 (days 1-3) 08.30 – 17.45 (day 4) 08.30 – 16.15 (day 5)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course satisfies the training requirements for those who wish to register with the IRCA’s auditor registration scheme. It is also essential for any serious quality practitioner, particularly those with a responsibility to design, implement and manage an audit programme for internal audits, supplier audits and other external audits from customers and/or certification bodies. Other people who have found this course useful in the past have been internal quality auditors who are looking to enhance their quality auditing knowledge and skills, and those looking to achieve formal recognition for the skills and knowledge that they possess.

PRIOR KNOWLEDGE

Those attending this course are expected to have knowledge of the following:

• Quality management principles and concepts:
• The Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle
• The relationship between quality management and customer satisfaction
• Quality management terms and definitions and the 7 Quality Management Principles
• The process approach used in quality management
• Process Based Quality Management Systems
• The structure, content and requirements of ISO 9001
• This knowledge can be gained in a number of ways:
• Previous experience and existing knowledge
• Attending an IRCA ISO 9001 Foundation course – or equivalent
• Reading or self-study

If you would like to attend our IRCA registered ISO 9001 Foundation course at a discounted price to help you prepare for this Lead Auditor course please contact us.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

• To enable you to lead an audit team
• Audit the quality management system of an organisation to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015.

COURSE CONTENT

• ISO 9001:2015 – evidence required for conformity
• Roles and responsibilities of auditors and lead auditors
• Processes and techniques for planning, conducting & reporting audits
• Audit follow-up activities and auditing for continual improvement

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

The course is designed not only to help people perform value-adding quality audits, but also to develop delegates’ wider understanding of quality management systems design and implementation. In particular it will help delegates get to grips with those issues of ever-increasing importance, such as risk based thinking, understanding how internal and external issues are managed by an effective management system, customer satisfaction, continual improvement and the management of processes. It will help delegates understand how these critical issues can be embedded into the quality management system of an organisation. Successful completion of the course and the achievement of the 70% pass mark will satisfy the formal training requirements for those wishing to register as an auditor, lead auditor or principal auditor with the IRCA under the QMS 2015 scheme.

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Additional information

BOOKING AND COURSE FEES The fee includes full lunch and refreshments each day. 

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