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20 - ISO-I ISO IRCA Certified/Registered (Management Systems)

ISO-I 101 - ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System (QMS) Lead Auditor

Code Start Date Duration Venue Fees
ISO-I 101 14 September 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 3200 Registration Form Link
ISO-I 101 12 October 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 3200 Registration Form Link
ISO-I 101 09 November 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 3200 Registration Form Link
ISO-I 101 07 December 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 3200 Registration Form Link


Course Description

This course is certified by the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) and International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) and meets the training requirements for initial certification as an IRCA QMS Auditor.

This training will provide participants with the knowledge and skills needed to fulfil their role as a fully trained Lead Auditor of ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems. The course includes the 2-stage audit approach for the certification of Quality Management Systems (QMS), in conformity with the ISO/IEC 17021 standard.

This course is aligned to the ISO 19011, the guideline on auditing management systems. It is conducted in cooperation with TTM Istanbul. (CQI | IRCA Course ID: 18207)

Course Objectives

  • Getting a background knowledge of audits and the audit process in accordance to ISO 19011 and ISO 17021.
  • Understanding the relevant skills, knowledge and confidence to plan, carry out, report and follow-up on 1st, 2nd and 3rd party quality management system audits in accordance with ISO 9001.
  • Being familiar with the experience of the various stages of the audit through role plays; evening assignments; and simulated auditing exercises based on a case study.

Who Should Attend?

  • Internal auditors, auditors wanting to perform and lead Quality Management System (QMS) certification audits
  • Project managers or consultants wanting to master the Quality Management System audit process
  • Persons responsible for ISO 9001:2015 conformity in an organization
  • Members of a quality management team
  • Expert advisors in Quality Managemen

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Basic concepts and terminology of quality management
  • Introduction to the ISO 9000 family standards 
  • PDCA cycle and its relation to QMS
  • Documented Information
  • Accreditation and Certification

Day 2

  • Audit Types
  • Audit Objectives & Scope & Criteria
  • Audit Roles & Responsibilities
  • Audit Process
  • Resource Provision for Audits

Day 3

  • Stage 1 Audit Plan 
  • Use of Checklists
  • Stage 2 Audit Process
  • Information Collection & Sampling

Day 4

  • Auditor Behaviour
  • Stage 2 Audit Role Play
  • Audit Review
  • Identifying and Reporting Nonconformities

Day 5

  • Closing (Completing) the Audit
  • Reporting the Audit
  • Follow-up & Surveillance Activities
  • Examination