Why take this course?Many positions within the commercial world require staff who can carry out internal audits. Although not specific to management most managers have a responsibility for business process improvement and also auditing. This course provides the underpinning knowledge and skills to perform internal audits within any organisation.
Is this the right course for me?This course provides an excellent foundation for anyone planning to attend the OMS ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor course also delivered by CTP. Most companies carry out internal audits on a regular basis, to ensure that business objectives and quality standards are being met. Auditing is also a tool for business process improvement and management.
QualificationsQMS ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor
EligibilityThere are no defined pre requisites although attendees should be numerate and literate to at least level 2 and willing to study outside of normal class hours to achieve a pass.
Attendees will learn how to plan, conduct, report and follow up the results of internal audits, learn how to use the audit tool as an integral component in the continual improvement process, and appreciate the important relationships between auditing, operational efficiency and improvement planning.
The following subject matter is covered during the course:
- The techniques and disciplines of:
- Audit planning, including the construction and use of checklists
- Performing the audit, including conducting interviews and following document trails, process auditing and procedural auditing
- Audit report writing and feedback techniques
- Following up the results of audits and how to use the results to drive continual improvement
The course will introduce you to the following cornerstones Quality Management:
- The Principles of Quality Management
- Plan – Do – Check – Act methodology
Career OpportunitiesThe QMS ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor is the entry level auditing qualification prepares individuals to conduct audits. Most commercial organisations have business management systems and processes in place which require regular auditing to ensure efficiency and areas for improvement. This course would benefit anyone who is interested in auditing and also those who wish to progress to becoming an external auditor.
QMS ISO 9001: 2015 Internal Auditor
Scheduled dates and locations
- Date Location Availability
14 Mar 2019
6 Jun 2019
19 Sep 2019