Internal QMS Auditor (ISO 9001)
A two-day IRCA certified Training Course – The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to perform an internal audit of part of a quality management system based on ISO 9001(or equivalent).
IRCA Certified - IRCA Course Certificate Number A17239
The ISO 9000 series of standards require that an organisation conduct internal quality audits to determine the effectiveness of its quality system. Auditors carrying out these internal audits need to understand the purpose of ISO 9001 and the process approach to auditing to enable them to add-value during the audit process.
Thousands of internal audits are performed each year providing little internal business benefit. This course focuses on auditing Quality Systems for real quality improvement and performance rather than just conformance.
This two-day course provides delegates with the skills necessary to be an effective internal auditor.
IRCA recommends all delegates have the following prior knowledge:
- Understand the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle
- A basic knowledge of the concepts of quality management and the relationship between quality management and customer satisfaction
- Understand commonly used quality management terms and definitions, as given in ISO 9000
An understanding of the requirements of ISO 9001, which may be gained by completing an IRCA-certified QMS Foundation training course or equivalent.This prior knowledge may be gained by completing an SQT QMS Foundation training course or equivalent.
On successful completion of this training course, delegates should be able to:
Who Should Attend
If you have access to a copy of ISO 9001, please bring a copy of the standard with you. If you don’t have access, a copy will be provided for you and will be collected at the end of the course.
Course Accreditation/AssessmentThis course has been certified by IRCA, course certificate number A17239. The International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) is the world's original and largest international certification body for auditors of management systems.
A variety of exercises will be carried out throughout the course using role-plays, case studies and sample documentation. Delegates are assessed throughout the course by continual assessment. Continual assessment is based upon the student’s participation and performance during the exercises, role-plays and question & answer sessions. It is essential that delegates take an active part in all course activities during the course in order that the tutor can make a full assessment of the student’s performance. Please note it is essential for delegates to be in attendance for the full course.
9.00am - 5.00pm
Public Course Cost
€595 (includes course documentation, lunch and refreshments)
For In-House courses, the tutor will contact you in advance to discuss the course programme in more detail in order to tailor it specifically for your organisation. Course exercises can be carried out using the company’s own quality system culminating in a supervised internal audit.
Delegates will receive a very comprehensive course manual.