ISO 9001: 2015 lead auditor

Non-Residential £1,195 + VAT
        Residential £1,695 + VAT

Duration - 5 days 


IRCA Registered (A18104)
This is a practical course that satisfies the structured training and examination requirements as the first step to achieving IRCA Registered Auditor status.

The course includes role-play, seminars, exercises, audit workshops and presentations. It concludes with a 2-hour written exam.
ISO 9001: 2015 Lead auditor
Book a place or if you have an enquiry call us on: +44 (0) 1494 569 750
Course details

You should attend this course if:

  • you have some experience of quality management systems and are seeking registration as an auditor or lead auditor under the IRCA registration scheme rules
  • you are involved in conducting supplier assessments or monitoring quality management systems
  • you are a senior manager who manages auditors and/or an audit programme
  • you are a quality professional or consultant wishing to enhance or refresh your knowledge.

You will learn about:

  • quality management principles and documentation
  • accreditation and certification of management systems
  • introduction to audits and audit preparation
  • performing an audit
  • closing meeting, reporting and follow-up
  • certification of auditors and IRCA.
Pre-course requirements

Before this course you will need:

Either knowledge of the following quality management principles:
  • the Plan, Do, Check, Act cycle
  • the relationship between customer satisfaction and quality management
  • commonly used terms and definitions and the eight quality principles in ISO 9000
  • the process approach and model of a process based quality management system
  • the structure and content of ISO 9001 or knowledge of the requirements of ISO 9001 (gained by completing an IRCA certified QMS Foundation training course or equivalent).
Contact us
e: courses@exova.com
+44 (0)1494 569 750

Roger Southern

Expert tutor of approved IRCA, IEMA and bespoke courses

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Mike Stone

Quality management systems expert

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