ISO 9001:2008 Lead Auditor Training Programme

Growing scrutiny toward the industry’s Quality Management has made conformance with ISO 9001:2008 more important than ever. Quality management system auditors require understanding of the standard, stake holder requirements, statutory requirements, skill of auditing, and finally, the application of these in the most complex of situations. Intertek QMS Lead Auditor Training Course provides the necessary input to master all these special skills needed by a Quality System Auditor as per ISO 19011 guidelines. The course is designed by international specialists in the field of QMS auditing, involving the most modern accelerated learning techniques existing in the field of training.

IRCA Registration No. for this training programme is A17472.


This training programme particularly fulfills the training requirement essential to register with auditor registration bodies like IRCA. This training program provides both technical knowledge and practical skills essential to becoming a competent lead auditor. The course module is designed by Training Solution International, U.K. This Course is certificated by the IRCA Registration Governing Board and satisfies the training requirements for individuals seeking registration under the IRCA QMS Auditor Registration Scheme.

After successful completion of this course the delegates are competent to plan, conduct, and report a Quality Management System Audit.


  • Concept of quality management principles
  • Requirements of ISO 9000:2008, scope and contents, structure of ISO 9001:2008
  • Process approach
  • Introduction to quality auditing
  • Phases of auditing
  • Audit planning
  • Audit preparation
  • Audit tools and techniques
  • Opening meeting
  • Audit performance
  • Closing meeting
  • Audit reporting
  • Non-conformance reports
  • Follow-up audits and surveillance
  • Group presentation
  • Case study and syndicate exercises
  • Written examination

Who Should Attend

  • QMS Consultants
  • Top & middle management
  • Quality professionals
  • Management representatives
  • System implementers
  • Internal Auditor
  • Individuals who wish to register as a lead auditor with IRCA


5 Day


Participants who score 70 per cent and above in both the continuous assessment and written examination will be issued an IRCA accredited certificate, while the others will be issued an attendance certificate.

Upcoming Dates and Locations:

9th-13th May, Delhi
16th-20th May, Mumbai
6th-10th June, Bangalore

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