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CQI IRCA ISO 9001:2015 QMS (Quality) Lead Auditor (A18022)

NQA Certification Ltd
Course summary
5 days
1,350 GBP excl. VAT
Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 03/06/2019 - Sutton Coldfield
Course Dates
Sutton Coldfield
03/06/2019   (English)
1,350 GBP
01/07/2019   (English)
1,350 GBP
11/11/2019   (English)
1,350 GBP
02/09/2019   (English)
1,350 GBP

Course description

IRCA ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Lead AuditorIRCA ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Lead Auditor - Open / Scheduled Course

An intensive five day IRCA certified course for quality professionals who are required to plan, oversee and conduct external 3rd party and certification audits.  This course can lead to IRCA certification which is globally recognised.  

"Thank you very much - couldn't have done it without the assistance of NQA's great team of support Trainers, Tutors and study materials." Chris Ndibe

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course will give you the skills and knowledge to conduct and follow up on third party QMS audits.  It’s an essential course for those wishing to register as a lead Auditor with the International Register of Certified Auditors (IRCA).

As a prerequisite to this course, and to provide a good understanding of the terms and processes within the standard, you have FREE access to our NQA ISO 9001:2015 QMS (Quality) E-Learning Introduction Training. 

This 5 days comprehensive course is designed for:

  • Professionals with experience of quality management systems and seeking registration as an auditor / lead auditor under the IRCA scheme
  • Anyone who will be conducting third party Quality audits
  • Quality managers who will be carrying out audits of suppliers or vendors.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Upon successful completion of this training course delegates will achieve IRCA certification and 40 CPD points.

Training Course Content

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose of quality management systems, PDCA cycle and the 7 management principles
  • Explain the principles and methods of performing process based audits against ISO 9001
  • Define the roles and responsibilities of an auditor and lead auditor
  • Complete an audit using a structured and approved approach
  • Review an audit showing corrective action and root cause analysis


The cost of this 5 days comprehensive training course is £1,299 +VAT per delegate.

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NQA Certification Ltd

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Houghton Regis, Dunstable
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Martin R
Robert was excellent in both his delivery and his subject knowledge. Time allowed for the exam was very tight.
Kevin T
I found the course interesting and the instructor knowledgeable and approachable.
Robert S
I feel I learnt a lot and feel more confident in the area.
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