CPDEquivalent to 7 hours
CERTIFICATESAll delegates will receive a certificate on completion.
The course is designed for delegates who are due to be audited and wish to gain an understanding of the process, auditors seeking to refresh their auditing knowledge and those wishing to learn how to audit a management system or process.
This Fundamentals of Auditing training does not focus on providing the skills to audit against a specific standard. If you wish to acquire the knowledge and skills to audit against a specific standard, and practice ideas learnt within interactive workshops and role-plays, we recommend viewing our two day Internal Auditor training courses or our five day CQI and IRCA certified Lead Auditor training courses.
- Introduction to auditing
- Audit objectives
- Process based management systems
- Audit checklists
- Management system documentation
- Managing the internal audit programme
- The internal audit process (preparation, performance, reporting, follow-up)
- Question styles and sampling
- Nonconformity writing
- Attributes and characteristics of an Auditor
- Those who are due to be audited (auditees) and wish to understand the audit process
- Auditors who wish to refresh their auditing knowledge
- Managers and/or owners of processes
- Those who wish to audit a management system or process
To acquire the skills to undertake an audit against a specific management system, we recommend instead viewing our two day Internal Auditor training courses or our five day CQI and IRCA certified Lead Auditor training courses.
- apply differing questioning styles and sampling techniques to the audit of processes
- understand the skills necessary to plan and prepare for an internal audit
- create audit checklists
- gather objective evidence through interview and sampling of records
- describe the responsibilities of the internal auditor and the role of internal audits in maintaining and improving systems and delivering business benefits
- write factual nonconformity reports that help to improve the effectiveness of the management system
Course Dates and Venues
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Coventry
Fugro|23rd Sep, 2021
Heathrow Airport Limited|22nd Sep, 2021
Private|18th Sep, 2021
Diageo Plc|14th Sep, 2021
West Midlands Police|13th Sep, 2021
West Yorkshire Police|11th Sep, 2021