Q4/2 - 2-day Course


Internal Auditing

ISO 9001:2015

and other

Management Systems

(ISO 14001 and BS OHSAS 18001)


This course, which provides a cost-effective alternative to IRCA Certificated courses, explains the structuring of quality systems and the purpose and process of Internal Auditing and provides the understanding of auditing principles required to audit Quality, Environmental and other Management Systems. The course focuses on ISO 9001:2015 and is structured to provide theoretical and practical training in the techniques of auditing and includes "live" auditing, which gives valuable experience for beginners.

The course has been fully revised to address the content of ISO 9001:2015, including the major changes in Management Responsibilities, Documentation requirements and revised terminology.

A Certificate of Attendance, acceptable to Registration Bodies as evidence of training, is provided.

Who should attend?:-

Those who will be required to conduct Internal Audits as well as personnel responsible for the management and supervision of Quality and other Management Systems and others who will be involved in the auditing of systems in accordance with the requirements of Quality Management standards such as ISO 9001:2015.

The courses are presented in Sheffield at either The Source Academy or the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, both of which offer an excellent learning environment.

Pre-requisites:- None

Personnel attending the courses will gain knowledge of the requirements of Quality and other Standards, ISO 9001:2015 in particular, and the benefits of the operation of a Quality Management System.


The Course covers the following aspects:-

  •     Background to Quality and the content of ISO 9001:2015*
  •     Quality System Structure and Benefits*
  •     Auditing Terminology
  •     Preparation for Auditing
  •     System Document Review and Adequacy Audits
  •     The creation and use of checklists*
  •     Conducting Compliance Audits* (including "live" auditing)
  •     Audit Reports and Corrective Action Requests*
  •     System Review and Continual Improvement
  •     Policy Review and Revised Objectives

* = Practical exercises undertaken

The Course addresses the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 focusing on risk-based thinking and the “Process Approach” and makes reference also to ISO 9000 and ISO 9004 as well as the Environmental and H & S standards.


2 days          Price: £390 + VAT per head, inclusive of detailed course notes, materials and buffet lunches.

Next Courses: January 22nd-23rd, February 19th-20th, March 19th-20th 2018

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Quality System Services

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