This course is certified by the CQI-IRCA and ACBET (Chartered Quality Institute-International Register of Certificated Auditors, London) registration governing board and satisfies part of the formal training requirements for individuals seeking registration under the CQI-IRCA QMS Lead Auditor Registration Scheme.
Describe the purpose of a Quality Management System and explain 8 principles of quality management
Explain the purpose, content and interrelationship of ISO 9001, ISO 9000, ISO 9004 and ISO 19011
Interpret requirements of ISO 9001 in the context of an audit.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 by process owners.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Anyone who is or aspires to be:
A Third Party Assessor or Lead Assessor
Responsible for undertaking audits of suppliers/subcontractors
Responsible for implementing internal audits and audit programs
Responsible for implementing the ISO 9001 series of standards
A brief discussion upon ISO 9000 Standards series
8 Quality Management Principles
Process Approach including the PDCA Cycle
Auditing against ISO 9001 Standard Requirements
Quality Management System documentation
Auditing Standard ISO 19011 requirements
Roles and Responsibilities of Auditor
Checklists, Non Conformance Reports
Final Team Meeting / Follow-up
Verification / Audit Records
Accreditation / Certification and Auditor Registration
Exercises, case study etc
The course is highly participative and will enable delegates to build on existing skills. Emphasis is placed on practical application of assessment knowledge and skills. Realistic case studies allow delegates to apply skills and knowledge to all stages of the assessment process. This course has been designed with input and feedback internationally from a number of trainers, customers and training consultants.