Conducting and Leading Management System Audits Course - North America

This course provides participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to lead audit teams in auditing management systems in accordance with ISO 19011.

Duration: 2 Days | Cost: $895 USD | CEUs: 1.6

Our course also meets the training requirements for the Exemplar Global (TPECS) Auditor Certification Program, Competency Units AU and TL. This course can be combined with a sector specific course such as Auditing a Quality Management System, or the Auditing an Environmental System, to form a 4-day lead auditor course, or may be taken separately. Throughout the course a series of activities will provide the opportunity for attendees to demonstrate the knowledge they have gained. The course uses a detailed case study to conduct the practical in-class activities.

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Understand Auditing Principles and Practices as described in ISO 19011

How to manage an audit program including the scope, objectives and criteria for the audit, and selecting an appropriate audit team

Perform all aspects of a management systems audit in accordance with ISO 19011, from preparation through to conducting follow-up

Evaluate evidence collected during the audit and prepare reports of conformity and nonconformity to the audit criteria, including writing a formal audit report

Practice effective team leadership and communication skills
This course is designed for people who need to conduct external audits of quality, environmental, OH&S or food safety management systems, or lead audits within their organization.

Individuals who want to become Exemplar Global certified

Quality Managers, Engineers, and Consultants

Individuals who want to lead internal audits or become Third-Party Auditors

Individuals who want to obtain a formal qualification

Individuals leading their companies to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 or FSSC 22000 certification
SAI Global is a certified training provider for the following Exemplar Global competency unit(s):

Exemplar Global - AU - Management Systems Auditing

Exemplar Global - TL - Leading Management Systems Audit Teams