Conducting and Leading Management System Audits
Duration: 2 Days = 1.6 CEUs
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Course Objectives

• To provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to lead audit teams in auditing management systems in accordance with ISO 19011.
• To meet the training requirements for the Exemplar Global (TPECS) Auditor Certification Program, Competency Units AU and TL.
• This course can be combined with a sector specific course such as Auditing a Quality Management System, or the Auditing an Environmental System, to form a 4-day lead auditor course, or may be taken separately.
• Throughout the course a series of activities will provide the opportunity for attendees to demonstrate the knowledge they have gained. The course uses a detailed case study to conduct the practical in-class activities.

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for people who need to conduct external audits of quality, environmental, OH&S or food safety management systems, or lead audits within their organization.
  • Individuals who want to become Exemplar Global certified

  • Quality Managers, Engineers, and Consultants

  • Individuals who want to lead internal audits or become Third-Party Auditors

  • Individuals who want to obtain a formal qualification

  • Individuals leading their companies to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 or FSSC 22000 certification

What's Included


Key Session Topics

  • Understand Auditing Principles and Practices as described in ISO 19011

  • How to manage an audit program including the scope, objectives and criteria for the audit, and selecting an appropriate audit team

  • Perform all aspects of a management systems audit in accordance with ISO 19011, from preparation through to conducting follow-up

  • Evaluate evidence collected during the audit and prepare reports of conformity and nonconformity to the audit criteria, including writing a formal audit report

  • Practice effective team leadership and communication skills


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

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!