QMS Lead Auditor

The QMS lead auditor course is ideal for experienced auditors and quality professionals who are looking to add 3rd party auditing to their skillset whilst gaining an industry recognised qualification.  This 5 day course covers everything you need to know to become a CQI and IRCA approved QMS lead auditor.

£1195 + VAT

Face to face learning

Duration:  5 Days

Course Times:  8.30am – 5.30pm

Availability:  Public or in-house

Who should attend?

The QMS lead auditor course is for experienced auditors and quality professionals looking to take the next step in their careers.  You will need to successfully complete this course if you’re looking to audit suppliers for your current company or become a freelance trainer or consultant in the future as it is an essential step in becoming a registered lead auditor with the CQI and IRCA.

What You'll Learn

By the end of this course students can expect to have gained an understanding of;

Course Content

The following topics will be covered during the course.

Pre-course Requirements

The approval body of this course CQI IRCA, require that all delegates attending this course have the following prior knowledge:

  • The Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle
  • The relationship between quality management and customer satisfaction
  • Commonly used quality management terms and definitions
  • The 7 Quality Principles as given in ISO 9000
  • The process approach used in quality management
  • The Model of a Process Based Quality Management System
  • The structure and content of ISO 9001 and Annex SL
  • The individual clause requirements of ISO 9001.

CQI IRCA’s guidance on this prior knowledge is that “an absence of the prior knowledge is likely to result in a delegate of average ability failing to achieve the necessary standard for successful completion of the IRCA examination”.

What's included?

We provide everything you need so you can concentrate on learning.

Course Schedule

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Bring it in-house

Why In-House?

While there’s nothing wrong with open courses there are some occasions when it makes more sense to bring the training onsite.

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