A course that will equip you with the planning skills to lead an audit team, carry out complex EMS supplier audits, external 3rd party audits and deliver accurate, defendable and value adding audit reports. This course has a strong process and continual improvement bias, suitable for those of you who are interested in auditing to establish the overall capability of the management system to sustain and improve its performance.

The course is accredited from CQI-IRCA (UK).

Course Outline

  • Plan – Do – Check – Act Methodology.

  • The core elements of a management system and the interrelationship between top management responsibility, policy, objectives, planning, implementation, measurement, review, and continual improvement.

  • Leading an audit team, Audit planning, including the formulation and use of Audit checklists.

  • Performing the audit, including conducting interviews and following document trails, process auditing and procedural auditing.

  • Audit report writing and feedback techniques.

  • Following up the results of audits and how results should be used to drive continual improvement.