Online Lead Auditor Training
Duration: 12 Hours
PriceIn-House Training
$895.00Call for Quote

*Early bird discounts available for registrations 60 Days or more in advance.

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The estimated time to complete this course is approximately 12-14 hours. You will receive a 12 months license to the course.

Please note that this course does not need to be completed in one session.

Course Objectives

The Online Lead Auditor Training course is a self-paced program offered as a standalone course or as a blended option, coupled with any of our two-day face-to-face management system-specific auditing course.

The Online Lead Auditor Training course is based on the content from the last 2 days (Conducting and Leading Management System Audits) of our popular four-day instructor led, Lead Auditor training program.

The purpose of this course is to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to audit management systems. This course is appropriate for potential or practicing auditors who lead and perform management systems audits in various disciplines, such as Quality, OH&S, Food Safety, Information Security and Environment.

Details for accessing your course will be emailed to you upon confirmation of your registration (may take up to 48 hours from submission).


There are no pre-requisites for this course. However, it is strongly recommended that you have knowledge of the Standard you wish to audit against, as well as, an understanding of internal audit principles.

Who Should Attend?

  • This course is designed for people who need to conduct external audits of management systems;
  • Individuals who want to become Exemplar Global certified;
  • Exemplar Global certified auditors or lead auditors in ISO standard;
  • Quality Managers, Management Representatives, Engineers, Consultants, Individuals who want to become Internal Auditors and/or Third-Party Auditors
  • Individuals who want to become Exemplar Global certified;
  • Individuals who want to obtain a formal qualification;
  • Individuals leading their companies to ISO standard certifications.

Key Session Topics

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate the processes involved with managing audit programs, initiating an audit, preparing for an audit, conducting on-site audit activities, reporting on audit findings, and conducting post-audit activities;
  • Outline the personal and interpersonal skills required to conduct a management systems audit; and
  • Demonstrate the appropriate oral, written and non-verbal communication techniques that are desirable for lead management systems auditors.

Course Outline

With highly interactive and immersive content, assessment activities, case studies and support tools, the Online Lead Auditor Training program has been designed in accordance with the guidelines outlined in ISO 19011:2011; to provide participants with the core skills required to initiate, conduct and report on a management system audit, as well as develop the communication skills required to lead an audit successfully.


  • Upon successful completion of online quiz, participants can print their own Certificate of Achievement

  • To receive a Certificate of Attainment, participants must complete and submit the Offline Assessment/Post Course Assessment (PCA) and be deemed Competent

  • SAI Global is a certified training provider for the following Exemplar Global competency unit(s):
    • Exemplar Global - AU - Management Systems Auditing

    • Exemplar Global - TL - Leading Management Systems Audit Teams

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For more information please visit Exemplar Global website.

How to Register

  • Online: Click the "Register Online Now" link to access the online registration form and pay by credit card.
  • Call: USA: 1-800-374-3818, CANADA: 1-877-426-0714. Group Bookings available!