Internal auditing is a monitoring and measuring the effectiveness of laboratories management system implementation.
The effectiveness of internal audit very much depends on the competency, knowledge and application auditing techniques of the internal auditor. This course apply the process approach auditing skill to enable the participant to learn and understanding the internal auditing principles and practice which meet to ISO/IEC17025 and ISO19011 requirements.
Interpret the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 as it relates to management system standards.
Objectively assess the compliance of a laboratory and identify areas to improve competency.
Develop continuous improvement that provides on-going future benefits to your company's growth and success.
Introduction and overview of ISO/IEC 17025 requirements
Coordination of a quality management system audit against ISO/IEC 17025
How to construct an audit programme
Audit planning, horizontal, vertical audits and checklists
The concept of 'risk-based' audit
Effective auditing techniques
Witnessing tests and calibrations
Evaluating the significance of audit findings
Methods for improving communication skills during the audit
How to report the findings and conclusions
Developing and implementing corrective action
Sources of information and further development
This programme is suitable for Managers, Engineers, Supervisors and Executives of all functions:
Tasked to carry out internal audits or to train and guide others
Appointed to organize the audit programme
Auditees who would like to gain insight into the audit process
As well as auditors who would like to apply a process approach to audits.
This is a 2-days programme. This course runs from 9:00am – 5:00pm with an hour for lunch and periodic short breaks.
This is an intensive session designed to include as much discussion as possible. Lunch and breaks provide an opportunity for further questioning and discussion with the instructors.
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