Lead Auditors assist in assessing management systems internally, lead audit teams, and undertake 2nd party (supplier) and 3rd party (external and certification) audits.

Bywater has been a leading provider of training courses for over 40 years, helping organisations succeed in implementing and continually improving their management systems and maintaining ISO certifications. Our CQI and IRCA certified 5 day Lead Auditor training courses provide delegates with the skills to effectively plan and conduct internal and external audits in line with ISO requirements.

We provide an extensive range of certified Lead Auditor training courses online and across the UK throughout the year, including at venues such as Belfast, Edinburgh, London, Manchester, Coventry and Cardiff. Residential and non-residential places are available. Please select the relevant dates and venues button from our Lead Auditor Course Listing to view upcoming course dates.

For existing Lead Auditors, we recommend viewing our CQI & IRCA Auditor Conversion training courses

All of our Lead Auditor training courses can take place on a dedicated basis online or at a venue of your choice. The courses include interactive workshops to encourage team discussions on how the management system can be implemented successfully within your organisation. Dedicated training is often more cost effective and convenient for organisations wishing to train several employees. Please select the following link to request a quote.

We can provide additional support to those wishing to achieve or maintain certification in the way of Consultancy.  Our consultancy services are designed to result in accelerated, measurable and sustainable improvements embedded through organisational behaviour change. Please view our ISO Management Systems Consultancy Services to learn more and request a tailored quote.

 

Choose your Lead Auditor course

ISO 9001 Lead Auditor Training Course | 5 days

This CQI and IRCA certified training course is designed for anyone wishing to perform the role and tasks of a lead auditor in conducting ISO 9001 internal and external audits.

The course satisfies the training requirement for certification to all grades of IRCA QMS Auditor.

Next Course: 06 - 10 June 2022 Online
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ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Training Course | 5 days

This IEMA, CQI and IRCA certified course is ideal for anyone aiming to lead or perform internal and external ISO 14001 environmental management system (EMS) audits.

The course fully satisfies IEMA training requirements for environmental auditors and principal environmental auditors.

Next Course: 06 - 10 June 2022 in Belfast
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IATF 16949 Lead Auditor Training Course | 5 days

  • CQI and IRCA Certified, this course develops the knowledge and skills needed to conduct an effective first, second or third party QMS audit against IATF 16949
  • Based on the requirements of  IATF 16949 and ISO 9001, this certified Automotive Lead Auditor training course is designed for those needing to assess compliance of an organisation/supplier against third party standards 
  • Fulfils the CQI and IRCA training requirements for registration as a Lead Auditor
Next Course: 20 - 24 June 2022 in Coventry
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ISO 17025 Lead Auditor Training Course | 5 days

This CQI and IRCA certified course is suitable for anyone interested in conducting effective audits to assess compliance of laboratories against ISO/IEC 17025.

Prior knowledge of ISO/IEC 17025:2017 is valuable and we offer an Understanding ISO 17025 training course with a discount for those who would like to book both courses together.

Next Course: 11 - 15 July 2022 in Windsor, Berkshire
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ISO 45001 Lead Auditor Training Course | 5 days

This CQI and IRCA certified course is suitable for those involved in internal or external audits relating to OH&S who wish to perform the role of lead auditor.

Students who have no prior knowledge of ISO 45001 will benefit from first attending our Introduction to ISO 45001 training course.

Next Course: 06 - 10 June 2022 in Leeds, West Yorkshire
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ISO 27001 Lead Auditor Training Course | 5 days

This course is suitable for those involved in carrying out internal and external audits of information security management systems (ISMS) against ISO 27001. Focused on a central case study, the interactive training gives delegates the confidence to plan, conduct, report on and follow up an ISMS audit.

The course is CQI and IRCA certified. Delegates will need prior knowledge of ISO 27001 to make the most of this training, and we suggest first attending our Introduction to ISO 27001 course.

Next Course: 06 - 10 June 2022 in Kensington, London
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Looking for Auditor Conversion courses? View our CQI & IRCA Auditor Conversion training courses.