Lead Auditing (Remote)

8 hours of live, instructor-led remote training on the skills, techniques and guidance needed to plan, implement and manage and audit program.

Duration: 8 Hours (2 Sessions of 4 Hours)


Course Description

Live, instructor-led remote training that covers the skills, techniques and guidance to plan, implement and manage an audit program. Based on the internationally recognized best practices of ISO 19011:2018, this course prepares you to act as an Audit Team Leader and guide audit team members through an audit

NOTE – This course builds on the “Internal Auditing” training module and does not cover the skills and techniques used by audit team members to prepare for and carry out their audit assignments.

Who Should Take It

Individuals with responsibility for the overall planning, implementation and management of an audit program.  This includes, but is not limited to:

  • ISO Coordinators, Quality Managers & Management Representatives
  • Leaders of the Quality Team and/or Internal Audit Team
  • ISO 9001 Auditors, Quality Professionals and Consultants

Course Content

  • Audit planning basics – criteria, objectives, scope, roles and responsibilities.
  • Determining Audit Program objectives, risk and opportunities.
  • Establishing the Audit Program (audit schedules, process/requirements matrices, etc.).
  • Implementing, monitoring, and reviewing/improving the Audit Program.
  • Roles and responsibilities of different parties during the audit.
  • Reviewing documented information and preparing the Audit Plan.
  • Conducting the opening meeting.
  • Gathering and reporting the different types of audit findings.
  • Conducting the closing meeting.
  • Completing the Audit Report and conducting audit follow up.


Participants must have completed the “Internal Auditing” module, or have received equivalent training as an Internal Auditor.

Additional information

Delivery Method


Course Types

Auditing Skills


Quality (ISO 9001), Environmental (ISO 14001), Health & Safety (ISO 45001, CSA Z1000), Integrated (9001/14001/45001), Aerospace (AS9100), Automotive (IATF 16949), Laboratories (ISO 17025), Medical Devices (ISO 13485, ISO 14971)

Open or Dedicated

Open Enrolment, Dedicated Session


Apr 19, 2024 – 9:00am to 5:00pm ET



Monday: 9am-5:30pm EST
Tuesday: 9am-5:30pm EST
Wednesday: 9am-5:30pm EST
Thursday: 9am-5:30pm EST
Friday: 9am-5:30pm EST
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED