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ISO 9001:2015 QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AUDITOR/LEAD AUDITOR TRAINING (CQI IRCA)

Familiarise yourself with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015

LIVE VIRTUAL TRAINING SCHEDULE

  • 2nd - 6th November 2020: ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Lead Auditor Training
    Day 1 - 4: 9 am to 6 pm (Virtual Training) | Day 5: 9 am - 1 pm (Classroom Training) & 2 - 5 pm (Exam) 
  • 7th - 11th December 2020: ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Lead Auditor Training
    Day 1 - 4: 9 am to 6 pm (Virtual Training) | Day 5: 9 am - 1 pm (Classroom Training) & 2 - 5 pm (Exam) 

ABOUT THE COURSE

The purpose of this training course is to provide knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third-party audits of quality management systems (QMS) against ISO 9001, in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO 17021, as applicable. Capitalising on the powerful Accelerated Learning Technique, this course spends a good portion of the time on discussions, exercises and case studies to help students to consolidate knowledge and acquire hands-on experience that are instrumental in their capacity as a QMS auditor or as a quality function personnel.

Students who passed the continuous assessment and the 2-hour closed book examination will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement. Based on CQI IRCA policy, this course satisfies the training requirement for certification as a CQI IRCA registered QMS Lead Auditor/Auditor.

Duration: 5-days
CPD Points: 40 SDUs
CPD Code: CPD/252/A1B/027

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN FROM THE COURSE?

Upon completion, successful students will be able to:

Knowledge

•Describe the purpose of a quality management system, QMS standards, management system audit, third-party certification and the business benefits of improved performance of the QMS
Explain the role of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow up a QMS audit in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO 17021 where appropriate);
Skills
Plan, conduct, report and follow up an audit of a QMS to establish conformity (or otherwise) with ISO 9001 and in accordance with ISO 19011.

Topics to be covered in this course include:

General Introduction
Quality Management Principles, Vocabulary and ISO 9001 requirements
Stage 1 Audit (including document review)
Audit Planning
Process auditing and audit Skills
Writing NC reports and audit reporting
Audit follow up

WHAT IS THE COURSE METHODOLOGY?

There is a balance between knowledge-based presentation, discussions, exercises and case studies. About two third of the time is spent on activity based learning. A mock examination paper will be discussed throughout the course to help students to be familiar with the style of the questions.
Certificates will only be issued to participants with 100% full attendance. 

WHO SHOULD TAKE THE COURSE?

This course is specially designed for:

Staff who are charged with the responsibility to develop and maintain a QMS
All QMS auditors who wish to acquire an internationally recognized auditor status
Those who wish to explore career opportunities in management system auditing

Prerequisite: CQI IRCA recommends that students are expected to have the following prior knowledge:
Management systems including the PDCA cycle and the core elements of a management system
Quality management including the seven quality management principles
Relationship between quality management and customer satisfaction
The ISO 9001 requirements and the commonly used quality management terms and definitions

WHO IS THE COURSE ADVISOR?

The course content and structure are designed by the domain experts from TÜV SÜD.

With immense experience and knowledge in the relevant standards, our team of product specialists and technical experts at TÜV SÜD, developed the course content based on current business landscape and market requirements.

  • WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ENROLLING IN THIS COURSE?
    • World-class training – by learning from TÜV SÜD’s industry experts and training specialists

    • Interactive learning style – with interactive formats such as lectures, illustrations and simulations are used

    • Networking opportunity – where you can meet and build network with like-minded individuals at our instructor-led training

    • Gain a competitive edge – by getting trained by experts known in the fields of safety, security and sustainability

  • FAQs
    1. How do I enroll for the course?
      To enroll, click here and fill out the form accordingly.
    2. What is the course methodology?
      Participants will learn through role plays, case studies, group exercises, scenarios and discussions.
    3. Are there any tests in the middle of the course?
      There are continuous assessment and specimen examination in the middle of the course.
    4. Can I get a refund if I cancel my enrollment?
      Yes, please contact us at [email protected] for more details. Terms and conditions apply.
    5. Can I also attend E-learning courses on top of attending the instructor-led course?
      Yes, you can register to any e-learning courses. If you have special requirements, please contact us at [email protected]  and we can customise a suitable package for you.
    6. Upon completion of the course, would I get a certificate for completion?
      Yes, you will receive a Certificate of Achievement if you successfully passed the examination, or a Certificate of Attendance if you failed the examination.
    7. Who developed the course and what are their qualifications?
      The course content and structure are designed by the domain experts from TÜV SÜD.

      With immense experience and knowledge in the relevant standards, our team of product specialists and technical experts at TÜV SÜD, developed the course content based on current business landscape and market requirements.

    To contact someone from TÜV SÜD, you may email us at [email protected]

    To know more about TÜV SÜD, please click here.

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