Hacelat Professionals

Quality Management System

QMS Lead Auditor Course Description

Our QMS lead auditor Course is designed in such a way that you get to have a thorough understanding and application of the quality management systems, its strategies and techniques. Our ISO 9001:2015 QMS Course is designed based on pedagogy of learning by doing and accelerated learning techniques with auditing role plays, simulations and exercises, reflecting real-world audit experience. The aim of this course is to provide delegates with the knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third-party ISO audit of quality management systems against ISO 9001, in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021, as applicable.

Delegates who complete this CQI and IRCA Certified ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor (QMS) Training course successfully (within the five years prior to making an application to become a certificated auditor) will satisfy the training requirements for initial certification as an IRCA QMS auditor.

This course is approved by CQI IRCA, UK. Course Approval No. 1792 in association with 3fold Education Center

Learning Objectives

1.1)  Briefly describe what delegates will know and be able to do by the end of the course. On completion, successful delegates will have the knowledge and skills to:

Knowledge

1.1.1)  Explain the purpose of a quality management system, of quality management systems standards, of management system audit, of third-party certification and the business benefits of improved performance of the quality management system (see 2.1).

1.1.2)  Explain the role and responsibilities of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow-up a quality management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011, and ISO/IEC 17021, as applicable.

Skills

1.1.3)  Plan, conduct, report and follow-up an audit of a quality management system to establish conformity (or otherwise) with ISO 9001 and in accordance with ISO 19011, and ISO/IEC 17021, as applicable. 

Enabling Objectives

2.1)  Explain the purpose of a quality management system, of quality management systems standards, of management system audit, third-party certification and the business benefits of improved performance of the quality management system.

2.2 Explain the role of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow-up a quality management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO/IEC 17021 as applicable).

2.3 ) Plan, conduct, report and follow-up an audit of a quality management system to establish conformity (or otherwise) with ISO 9001 and in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO/IEC 17021 as applicable).

ISO 9001:2015 QMS Lead Auditor Course Outline

Day 1
Presentation: Introduction to Quality Management System
Individual Activity: Not applicable or opt out clauses
Group Activity: Auditing context
Group Activity: Auditing leadership
Group Activity: Auditing operation

Day 2
Presentation: Audit Management
Group Activity: Auditing performance evaluation and continual improvement
Individual Activity: Roles and responsibilities of audit parties
Group Activity: Audit management
Presentation: Approach to audit, communication and auditor behavior
Group Activity: Planning for state 1 audit

Day 3
Presentation: Audit Execution
Group Activity: Conducting stage 1 audit
Group Activity: Planning for stage 2 audit
Individual Activity: Communication
Presentation: NCR reporting, Corrective action and Audit report
Group Activity: Conducting opening meeting

Day 4
Group Activity: Auditing top management
Group Activity: Auditing role play, NCR reporting and judgement.

Day 5
Group Activity: Conducting closing meeting
Group Activity: Corrective action review and follow-up action
Presentation: Exam revision and clarification of doubts
Final Examination