ISO 9001 Internal Auditor Course (18026) – CQI and IRCA Certified

 It’s a highly interactive and participative training satisfies the auditor training requirements for individuals seeking certification as a CQI & IRCA Internal Auditor for ISO9001:2015.

Conducting internal audits is essential for sustaining an organisation’s quality management system. It not only allows you to evaluate your organisation’s adherence to standards but also facilitates ongoing business enhancement – a crucial ISO 9001 quality management principle.

Our ISO 9001 Internal Auditor qualification, which is CQI and IRCA certified and spans two days, aims to show participants how to plan and execute successful internal QMS audits. Attendees will be equipped to actively contribute to:

  • Ensuring the sufficiency of your 9001:2015 quality management system
  • Verifying that your QMS aligns with the ISO 9001:2015 standard
  • Overseeing the efficacy of the documented system and the efficiency of operations
  • Identifying potential risks, non-conformance and opportunities for process and business improvement.

We promote quality management systems as a force for business improvement and ensure participants emerge with knowledge and skills to positively impact on business performance.

Course Facts

Duration: 2 Day/s
Course Price: From £600
Entry Requirements: There are no entry requirements
Assessment: Observed practical audit
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ISO 9001 Internal Auditor Course (18026) – CQI and IRCA Certified Course Information

Everything you need to know about TSW’s ISO 9001 Internal Auditor Course (18026) – CQI and IRCA Certified course. Click on any of the titles to find out more and take you closer to booking your place.

This course is designed for learners who require the knowledge, skills, and understanding necessary to conduct internal audits against ISO9001:2015 or other quality standards.

It is particularly suited to:

  • Employees who are required to perform internal audits of the organisation’s ISO9001 QMS and its processes
  • Those who are being audited as part of your auditing process; helping them understand the auditing process and remove resistance
  • Managers whose departments and owned processes are audited; to ensure they understand the auditing process and thus communicate a positive message to employees being audited

Course Content

  • Introduction to Quality Management Systems and the rationale for internal auditing
  • Exploration of the ISO 9001:2015 standard, its content and interpretation
  • Audit preparation (developing audit plans, checklists, and information gathering)
  • Audit techniques (various audit trails)
  • Fact-based reporting
  • Nonconformities and corrective action programmes – (identifying trends)
  • Audit follow-up and closeout

The course includes practical exercises on:

  • Audit preparation
  • Live auditing
  • Recommendations for improvement
  • Corrections and corrective actions
  • Nonconformity reporting

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this ISO 9001 Internal Auditing course, delegates be able to:

  • Conduct an internal audit on part of an organisation’s quality management system using the ISO 9001 standard, and in compliance with ISO 19011.
  • Outline the process-oriented quality management system model for ISO 9001 using the Plan, Do, Check, Act cycle
  • Describe the significance of internal auditing in maintaining and enhancing quality management systems
  • Collect verifiable evidence by conducting skilled interviews, making observations, identifying non-conformance where appropriate, and sampling documentation.
  • Produce fact-based audit reports that enhance the management system’s effectiveness by identifying appropriate corrective measures.

No pre-course preparation is required; however, you will be asked to complete a pre-course questionnaire before the first day of the course. This ensures that the course is delivered to the highest quality and is relevant to your needs and objectives.

Public Course Booking Options

This course is available on our open programme, with a calendar of virtual and classroom events. You can book a place for yourself, for an employee or for a group of staff.

Virtual Classroom
£ +VAT
£600 +VAT

In-House Delivery Exclusively For Your Organisation

This course can be delivered exclusively for your organisation, in any location or virtually through Microsoft Teams or Zoom. Read more on our in-house training services.

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Our ISO 9001 Internal Auditor Course (18026) – CQI and IRCA Certified Trainers

At TSW we pride ourselves on the expertise and quality of our trainers and consultants. Each is chosen for their working experience and hard-earned knowledge in this course subject.

Here are just some of our trainers for this course:

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Craig Davies
Craig is a highly experienced HS&E Professional with 20 years of experience in top-tier COMAH chemical process industries and sectors.

Our ISO 9001 Internal Auditor Course (18026) – CQI and IRCA Certified Course Dates

11 Sep 2024
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CQI and IRCA Certified Internal Auditor (18026)
Duration: 2 sessions
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Course Schedule
Day 1:
11th Sep 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
Day 2:
12th Sep 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
18 Nov 2024
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CQI and IRCA Certified Internal Auditor (18026)
Duration: 2 sessions
+ VAT per person
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Course Schedule
Day 1:
18th Nov 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
Day 2:
19th Nov 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm

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At TSW, we recognise that each organisation has unique needs. That’s why our in-house training programmes aim to address your specific challenges and objectives. To do that we ensure that the training content is directly relevant to your team’s roles and responsibilities, making the learning experience more impactful and immediately applicable.

At TSW, we recognise that each organisation has unique needs. Our bespoke in-house training programmes are designed to address your specific challenges and objectives. This ensures that the training content is directly relevant to your team’s roles and responsibilities, making the learning experience more impactful and immediately applicable.

Training several employees via public courses can be both costly and logistically difficult. With TSW’s in-house training, you save on travel and accommodation expenses, and the overall cost per delegate is significantly lowered. This makes in-house training a cost-effective solution, particularly for larger groups.

TSW’s in-house training sessions are arranged to fit your schedule, minimising operational disruptions. Whether you prefer weekdays, weekends, or evening sessions, we can accommodate your needs. Conducting training at your premises ensures your team remains in a familiar environment, enhancing the learning experience and reducing downtime.

In-house training at TSW brings your team together, fostering better communication and collaboration. Employees can share experiences and build stronger working relationships. This not only boosts morale but also promotes a unified approach to problem-solving within your organisation.

Public training sessions can pose risks when discussing company-specific issues. TSW’s in-house training guarantees confidentiality, allowing your team to freely address and resolve internal challenges. This level of discretion is crucial for maintaining a competitive edge and operational integrity.

By delivering training in the workplace, TSW ensures that employees can immediately apply what they’ve learned. This immediate integration of new skills helps in retaining knowledge and enhances overall productivity.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Successful course completion does not automatically entitle you to become a CQI member, or an IRCA certificated auditor.

Yes, the course includes a live QMS audit based on a fictitious business and its QMS. Delegates are observed during the audit to ensure they have understood the course content and are able to apply their learning in a practical auditing scenario.

The path to becoming a 9001 internal auditor is simple: complete an ISO 9001:2015 internal auditing course with a CQI and IRCA training provider, and you will have all the knowledge, skills and understanding you need to start internal audits in your organisation.

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