ISO/TS 16949:2009 Internal Auditor Training

Course Overview:

This course is designed to meet the specific needs of your company in fulfilling the ISO/TS 16949 and Customer Specific requirements for competent, knowledgeable, and well trained internal auditors and includes hands-on development of key processes, audit planning, and internal auditing exercises. The course was developed by a former president of a registrar, former owner of an accreditation body, certified auditors, and portions of this training have been used by multiple registrars for training their auditors to the process approach.

The course is applicable for both new internal auditors as well as internal auditors with past experience that just want to improve their skills. Based on the ISO19011 Guidance for Quality and Environmental Auditing this course describes internal auditor skill requirements as well as all the steps of an internal audit; from audit planning through closing meetings and follow-ups on corrective actions. Significant attention is given to developing and using a “Process Approach” as required by the standard. Each course is customized using real company processes and examples. The course includes actual internal audits of key areas of your company. The final internal audit report can be used as partial fulfillment of your company’s requirement for an annual internal audit.

Course Agenda:

  • Introduction and background to ISO/TS 16949
  • Process Auditing Theory and Skills Development
    • Identifying processes – Management Oriented, Customer Oriented, and Support oriented Processes
    • Process auditing tools – process flows, process matrix, turtle diagrams
    • Best practices for ISO/TS 16949 internal auditing
  • ISO/TS 16949 Requirements and Interpretations
  • Hands-on Process Auditing Exercises to become a better ISO/TS 16949 internal auditor

Learning Objectives:

  • Improved internal auditor skills for ISO/TS 16949 requirements
  • Introduction and Understanding of Process Auditing Concept
  • Utilize Personal Skills and Build New Tools to Perform Process Audits
  • Learn Audit Planning, Scheduling, Conducting, and Reporting
  • Hands-On Learning to become a better ISO/TS 16949 internal auditor

Instructor: Instructor: RABQSA Certified Lead Auditor with Registrar Experience

  • Louisville, Ky
    August 11, 2015 - August 12, 2015
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm EDT
  • Columbus, OH
    October 21, 2015 - October 22, 2015
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm EDT
  • Columbus, OH
    February 17, 2016 - February 18, 2016
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm EDT