ISO 9001 Auditor Training

Quality Management System Training – IRCA Certifed

IQC For Training, Consultancy & Auditing

ISO 9001 Training

The Irish Quality Centre is the leading Irish training provider in ISO Standard, EU Regulations, and other Quality Training. Our practical, hands-on training creates long-lasting skills change in delegates and has helped us maintain over 87% client retention rate, all you need is to experience our training once.

Our internationally CQI_IRCA -approved Auditor Training courses including ISO 9001 Auditor/Lead Auditor, ISO 13485 Auditor/Lead Auditor and Internal QMS Auditor, and these are delivered across Ireland and Europe both publicly and privately.

The ISO:

The International Standards Organisation (ISO) is the global leader in setting, maintaining and validating industry-based quality standards. The ISO standards  developed quality management systems (QMS) that have become the accepted benchmark for deliverance of quality products and services. 

ISO 9001:2015Quality Management Systems this standard promotes the adoption of a process-based approach to managing a Quality Management System solely focused on enhancing customer satisfaction by meeting customer expectations.

The ISO standards require organisations to determine the effectiveness of their quality management systems on an annual basis through external audits,  followed by an ISO Certified Body led re-certification audit every 3 years, to ensure compliance to ISO 9001 requirements. The annual external audit is hugely important to organisations which makes it critical to develop an internal audit team to ensure the organisation is conforming to the requirements of the standard.

ISO standards also require organisations to conduct their own Internal audits with independent and competent auditors taking a Process and Risk Based approach. It is therefore essential that Internal Auditors are given the Education, Training, Knowledge, and Skills to conduct these audits effectively.

Internal Auditors have the responsibility of carrying out these audits, assessing remedial actions and ensuring the effectiveness of all core business processes. Our CQI_IRCA approved 2 day Internal Auditor Training will give your auditors, particularly those who audit internally against any standard, (for example ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and cGMP, ISO 2200) the skills and knowledge to do so from a process and risk based perspective. 

Lead Auditors have similar responsibilities, usually for both internal and supplier audits, but with a greater emphasis on leading audits. Our CQI_IRCA approved 5-day Lead Auditor training is designed with the specific objective of equipping participants with best-in-class audit practice to master the audit skills, managing and leading the entire ISO 9001 audit process from audit planning, resource allocation, team management and to final closing meeting where the audit results are presented to management. The Lead Auditor role is key to the efficient and effective audit process, with ultimate responsibility for the audit. 

Lead Auditors should be fully versed and understand the ISO 9001 Quality Standards to thoroughly manage the Quality Management Systems audit, and to be able to liaise appropriately with external bodies or regulatory auditors/inspectors in an effective manner while also represent the organisation externally when auditing suppliers. 

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I have completed a lot of courses but found this one to be effective as it had the whole package, interactive, workshop environment, written and verbal examples were completed throughout the 5 days. The trainer (Fergal) had massive knowledge on the Standards and Audits.

Helena McDonagh

Fantastic course and well thought. Would gladly take another course that Dr Prashanthi Kola is giving

Niall Cahill

Overall, it was a great experience. Very interactive course. Enhances learning in group discussions. The Trainer excelled in delivering the course, brilliant teacher and very knowledgeable of the subject.

Kanchan Parsad

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