RCS Training
ISO 9001 Lead Auditor Course
The caliber of your lead auditor is crucial to the performance of your audit team, and ultimately to the success of your management system. This comprehensive five-day course provides hands on training to ensure that your lead auditor thoroughly understands the role and acquires the expertise needed to perform it effectively.
Course Certification
IRCA Certified Course
Delegates completing the course will be presented with an IRCA certificate for lead auditors.
Who Should Attend?

Quality Managers

HSE Managers

Quality Professionals/Technicians

Quality Engineers

Procurement Personnel

Financial Personnel

Document Controllers

Internal Auditors

Owner Managers

Implementation Members

Course Benefits

The knowledge and skills to effectively audit your management system

To conduct a risk assessment of the effectiveness and maturity of your management system

The ability to conduct second party and third party audits for your supply chain

Course Pre-requisites
It is recommended that any delegate attending this course has prior knowledge of ISO 9001
Learning Objectives

Understand quality management definitions, concepts, and guidelines

Understand the purpose of the ISO 9000 series

Understand the requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 standard

Apply ISO 19011:2002 definitions, concepts, and guidelines

Manage an audit program

Initiate the audit and conduct opening meetings Understand auditor responsibilities

Conduct on-site activities

Collect information

Communicate effectively during the audit

Generate audit findings

Prepare audit conclusions

Conduct closing meetings

Report audit results

Conduct an audit follow-up

Understand the registration process

Course Structure
The course duration is 40 hours in 5 days.
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