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Course Type:Lead auditor
Course Name:ISO 9001:2008 QMS Lead Auditor course

Learning Objective:

  • Understand quality management definitions, concepts, and guidelines
  • Understand the purpose of the ISO 9000 series
  • Understand the requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 standard
  • Explain the inter-relationship of ISO 9000, ISO 9001, ISO 9004 and ISO 19011;
  • Understand the eight Quality Management Principles
  • Understand the process approach
  • Auditing to requirements
  • Describe roles and responsibilities of auditors and lead auditors;
  • Plan and conduct an audit in accordance with ISO 19011;
  • Report the audit, including writing valid, factual and value-adding nonconformities;
  • Undertake audit follow-up activities, including evaluating the effectiveness of corrective action.
  • Who should attend?

  • Those who require detailed knowledge of QMS Auditing Process
  • Those managing internal QMS Audit within their organization
  • Those who wish to become registered QMS Lead Auditor
  • Those who wish to and are responsible to implement QMS based on ISO 9001:2008 requirements, in the organization
  • Existing QMS internal auditors who wish to expand their auditing skills
  • Course content:

  • Course Introduction
  • QMS Auditor/Lead Auditor certification & IRCA Registration Scheme
  • Concept of Quality Management Principles including process approach & continual improvement
  • Structure & Overview of basic requirements of ISO 9001:2008
  • Introduction to QMS Auditing, Auditing principles
  • Audit Planning & preparation
  • Audit Tools & Techniques
  • Opening Meeting
  • Audit Performance
  • Closing Meeting
  • Recording & Reporting Non Conformities
  • Audit reporting
  • Corrective Action & Audit Close out process
  • Audit follow-up & surveillance reporting
  • Continuous Assessment exercises & feedback
  • Syndicate & role play exercises & feedback
  • Exercise & Exam.
  • Course Duration: 5 days
    Certificate: RAB-QSA accredited certificate shall be issued to all the delegates attending the course.