ISO - 9001 Lead Auditor Quality Management certification

Duration

Duration:

Only 3 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

1/4/2024 (Monday)

Overview

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The ISO 9001 Lead Auditor is a PECB (Professional Evaluation and Certification Board) official course.

Get the skills needed to support your organisation in auditing a Quality Management System (QMS), based on ISO 9001:2015. Manage a team of auditors, by applying widely-recognised audit principles, procedures and techniques.

You'll get one year’s free membership of PECB (Professional Evaluation and Certification Board) - which usually costs around £250. You can also apply for the following certifications, depending on your level of experience:

  • Certified ISO 9001 Provisional Auditor
  • Certified ISO 9001 Auditor
  • Certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor

As of March 2023, PECB have partnered with Credly to offer you the chance of earning a digital badge upon completing your certification.

Benefits

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts

Curriculum

At the end of the three day course, you'll be tested on the following modules which will give you all the knowledge you need to pass the exam:

Introduction to Quality Management and ISO 9001

  • Course objectives and structure
  • Standard and regulatory framework
  • Certification process
  • Fundamental principles of quality management
  • Quality Management System (QMS)

Audit principles, preparation and launching of an audit

  • Fundamental audit concepts and principles
  • Audit approach based on evidence and risk
  • Initiating the audit
  • Stage 1 audit
  • Preparing the stage 2 audit (on-site audit)
  • Stage 2 audit (Part 1)

On-site audit activities

  • Stage 2 audit (Part 2)
  • Communication during the audit
  • Audit procedures
  • Creating audit test plans
  • Drafting audit findings and non-conformity reports

Closing the audit

  • Documentation of the audit and quality review
  • Closing the audit
  • Evaluating action plans by the auditor
  • Beyond the initial audit
  • Managing an internal audit programme
  • Competence and evaluation of auditors

Exam Track

You'll sit the following exam during the course:

  • Certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor

The exam covers all of the following domains. Don't be overwhelmed - you'll gain all the knowledge you need during this three-day course to pass your exam.

  • Fundamental principles and concepts of quality
  • Quality Management System (QMS)
  • Fundamental audit concepts and principles
  • Preparation of an ISO 9001 audit
  • Conduct of an ISO 9001 audit
  • Closing an ISO 9001 audit
  • Managing an ISO 9001 audit program

What's included

As well as gaining your ISO 9001 certification, you'll also be provided with a free student manual which you can take home with you. It contains over 450 pages of information and practical examples.

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.

Prerequisites

We recommended that you have basic knowledge of ISO 9001, or some knowledge of quality management concepts.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.

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