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Blended ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Training (CQI & IRCA Certified)

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Overview

This CQI & IRCA Certified Blended ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Course (CQI & IRCA Course No. 2149) is ideal for anyone that has a basic understanding of Quality Management Systems (QMS) and the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 and needs to perform an internal audit of part of their organizations QMS.

Did you know? This course is delivered both online & in a classroom. Each learner must complete a 6hrs online training course before attending a classroom-based 1-day skills-based training session. The major benefit to this approach is that it offers each Learner the flexibility to learn at their own pace and reduce the overall time spent in a classroom!

If you are interested in this course, we recommend having a look at our free online ISO 9001:2015 introduction course. Check it out today!

Learn more about our Blended ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Course!

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Includes FREE ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Training

worth €195pp for each Participant!

This course is CQI & IRCA Certified (Course No. 2149)!

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This course is CQI & IRCA Certified (Course No. 2149)!
Start Date Location Cost Hours Public Course Onsite
23rd January 2020

Citywest Hotel, Saggart, Co. Dublin

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€ 495
( + €55 CQI & IRCA Certification Fee )
Includes: Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course
6 Hours (Online) + 1 Days (Classroom)
13th February 2020

Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, Cork

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€ 495
( + €55 CQI & IRCA Certification Fee )
Includes: Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course
6 Hours (Online) + 1 Days (Classroom)
5th March 2020

Clayton Hotel, Ballybrit, Galway

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€ 495
( + €55 CQI & IRCA Certification Fee )
Includes: Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course
6 Hours (Online) + 1 Days (Classroom)
26th March 2020

Citywest Hotel, Saggart, Co. Dublin

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€ 495
( + €55 CQI & IRCA Certification Fee )
Includes: Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course
6 Hours (Online) + 1 Days (Classroom)
2nd April 2020

Castletroy Park Hotel, Limerick

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€ 495
( + €55 CQI & IRCA Certification Fee )
Includes: Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course
6 Hours (Online) + 1 Days (Classroom)
21st May 2020

Citywest Hotel, Saggart, Co. Dublin

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€ 495
( + €55 CQI & IRCA Certification Fee )
Includes: Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course
6 Hours (Online) + 1 Days (Classroom)
11th June 2020

Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, Cork

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€ 495
( + €55 CQI & IRCA Certification Fee )
Includes: Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course
6 Hours (Online) + 1 Days (Classroom)

Reduce Time Away from Work/Home

For many people, one of the toughest things about training is the time spent away from work or home – with Comply Guru™’s course, we can reduce the time lost away through online training that is completed prior to the classroom portion!

This blended internal auditor course will cut down the classroom time by 50% or 1 day which is a BIG reduction compared to traditional classroom training. Boom!

Lower Costs & Expenses

With blended training, the overall cost of the training is much lower. As well as less downtime from work or precious time away from home/family, blended training involves less travel & lower lodging costs! Zing!

Increased Learning Effectiveness

Comply Guru™ believe that by introducing online training modules to be completed in advance, it enables each Learner to be better prepared in advance of the classroom portion of the training. As a result, it enables a more learning effective & focused classroom session – a better overall learning experience! Yay!

Includes CQI & IRCA Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Training

This certified online foundation course is the ideal preparation for anyone looking to complete CQI and IRCA Certified ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Training! This course is worth €195pp and is included FREE (excludes CQI-IRCA Levy Fee)! This makes this course the BEST value in Ireland!

  • Module 0 - Course Introduction (Online)

    In this module, an introduction to the course will be provided. This includes important information regarding the course content & learning objectives, duration, assessment methodology & how to successfully complete the course.

  • Module 1 - Introduction to Quality Management Systems (Online)

    In this module we will explore the purpose and benefits of a QMS based on ISO 9001:2015; the key concepts that underpin ISO 9001:2015 and the significance of these for the internal auditor and some of the key terms and definitions from ISO 9001:2015 which are related to auditing.

  • Module 2 - Introduction to QMS Auditing (Online)

    In this module we will explore the internal audit requirements as specified by ISO 9001:2015, the key terminology associated with the auditing standard ISO 19011:2018 and the different types of management system audits.

  • Module 3 - Initiation and Preparation (Online)

    In this module we will expand on the audit lifecycle by exploring the first two phases namely “Initiate the Audit and Prepare Audit Activities”, in more detail. These phases cover the “Plan” step of the (Plan-Do-Check-Act) PDCA cycle as it applies to the audit lifecycle.

  • Module 4 - Conducting Audit Activities (Online)

    In this module we will expand on the audit lifecycle by exploring the third phase of the audit lifecycle, namely conducting audit activities. This phase covers the “Do” step of the (Plan-Do-Check-Act) PDCA cycle as it applies to the audit lifecycle.

  • Module 5 - Report, Close and Follow up the Audit (Online)

    In this module we will explore the final stages of the audit, namely: documenting the identified non-nonconformities and conducting the closing meeting. We will also explore, the last three phases of the audit lifecycle namely: preparing and distributing the audit report, completing the audit and performing follow up audit activities. These phases cover the “Check and Act” step of the (Plan-Do-Check-Act) PDCA cycle as it applies to the audit lifecycle.

  • Module 6 - Course Introduction (Classroom)

    In this module, an introduction to the classroom element of the blended course will be provided. This includes important information regarding the course content & learning objectives, duration, assessment methodology & training delivery.

  • Module 7 - Planning the Audit (Classroom)

    In this module we will explore the key steps that are required to plan the audit using a risk-based approach. We will also practice the skills required to prepare the necessary documented information for the audit including the audit plan and the audit checklist.

  • Module 8 - Conducting the Audit (Classroom)

    In this module we will practice the skills required to effectively conduct an audit using a sample of QMS documentation. A variety of audit methods will be used including interview, document review and data analysis.

  • Module 9 - Report, Close and Follow Up the Audit (Classroom)

    In this module we explore the steps required to report on and follow up on the audit. We will also practice the skills required to conduct a closing meeting.

This course is certified by CQI-IRCA (Course No. 2149).

 

  • i found it to be brilliant. the support before ,during and after is second to none thank you for the knowledge and a great experience

    | November 12, 2019

  • I found both the online training and class training to work well together, the online portion allows you to learn at your own pace & the class gives much needed experience at executing meetings & sections of non-conformance that I would initially have been unsure about. I am happy with the outcome.

    Lee Byas | November 12, 2019

  • I really enjoyed the Internal Auditor training. I would provide more examples of case studies, I think the 1 day was a bit too short (a 2nd day would be good to revise and complete more case studies - especially for people with no auditing experience) Thanks

    Clare McDaniel | November 12, 2019

  • I found the whole experience great, the knowledge and the experience gain was great. the support from the beginning through to the end was first class. thanks for everything .

    George Fitzpatrick | November 12, 2019

  • The online portion was well done and comprehensive. However, I did the online portion a number of weeks before the classroom portion and access to the online portion was not accessible once completed. This meant that I couldnt go back to the online part to refresh before the classroom part. Also, the pre-course revision was not helpful to brush up, it was a series of questions that led me to go back to the International Standard.. I couldnt answer a lot of the questions, especially when it came to preparing a checklist for auditing. Overall I had a good experience but that was disappointing. I would recommend this course but would advise to do the classroom portion straight after the online portion.

    Anna Juhel | November 12, 2019

  • I really enjoyed the training. The online part was tough but being able to complete it at my own pace was very convenient. The classroom part was very enjoyable. I loved the small class size. It was very interactive and John encouraged everyone to get involved. I was very impressed with John's knowledge and skill as a trainer. He knew the content inside out, was extremely engaging and was the best trainer I've ever had on any training course.

    John McPartland | November 12, 2019

  • very helpful

    Lee Greene | November 8, 2019

  • The instruction was very knowledgeable and spend time to speaking with people on a individual level and not just in the group which i liked.

    Christopher Leavy | November 6, 2019

  • Overall excellent and an enjoyable way to learn.

    Karl Fagan | November 6, 2019

  • Thoroughly enjoyed, made easy through the LMS setup and convenience of an in-house classroom portion, would recommend.

    David Ramsey | November 5, 2019

  • Very well delivered course. Extremely knowledgeable instructor with tonnes of experience in auditing. Very helpful in ensuring all requirements are in place to allow individuals conduct a risk based audit on any process.

    Gerard Synnott | November 5, 2019

  • I was not on the original program but was added last minute .had a little catching up to do but not the course facilitator issue. enjoyed the program once I got into it and am happy with my personal improvement and achievements

    Ian Young | November 4, 2019

  • overall I was very happy with the support received while doing this course, Breda was very informative and very supportive.

    Marta Orzechowska | September 3, 2019

  • I am very satisfied with the training. I felt Breda went above and beyond with everybody and was extremely helpful. I would recommend her as a trainer to any company requiring training courses. At no time was asking questions a problem, and she stopped several times during the training and made people feel that they could ask questions any time. Very well spoken and very easy to learn from. Breda is an asset to Comply Guru.

    Dolores Quinn | September 3, 2019

  • Breda was very helpful and informative, there was a lot of support during the online portion of the course with lots of email communication.

    Claire Quinn | September 3, 2019

  • The trainers were knowledgeable, the flow was good, not time wasted, objectives met.

    Magda Kacprzak | July 10, 2019

  • The trainers were knowledgeable, the flow was good, not time wasted, objectives met.

    Magda Kacprzak | July 10, 2019

  • Tutor was very conversant of the ISO standard and it's practicable applications. Found the mix of online and classroom learning very beneficial.

    Marie Claffey | July 8, 2019

  • Anne Marie Hayes | July 1, 2019

  • Overall training was very good. I found that some questions on the final exams were tricky in terms of you thinking that there could be a few correct answers but only allowed to pick one. Also the standard was tough to understand due to the termination that was used but when we went through each part verbally i got a much better understanding of it.

    Phyllis Devoy | June 28, 2019

  • Very professional and organised training, I left without compliant and with my own confidence in auditing QMS improved.

    Andrew Mahon | June 21, 2019

  • I found the course to be very beneficial for me as a college student researching ISO 9001 standards. The course is presented in a very professional and efficient manner making it easy to access and understand. The help and support provided by the course directors was exceptional and they were always willing to make time for the participants to ensure that maximum learning outcome was achieved. Overall Comply Guru provide a fantastic training experience and are extremely professional educators ensuring that their participants gain excellent value for money.

    Ronan O'Shea | June 19, 2019

  • I am very satisfied with my time with Comply Guru. Eoin and the team went above and beyond to provide a simple painless experience. My knowledge of ISO was basic when I started and the material brought me right where I need to be by delivering the information at a perfect pace. Highly recommend to anyone seeking training. You will be in good hands.

    Barry Morton | June 17, 2019

  • Overall a very good course. The classroom bit clarified some of the on-line stuff and brought it all together.

    Declan O'Connor | June 17, 2019

  • Very well thought and executed. The online portion was very convenient and allowed people to work at their own. The classroom portion then served to tie it altogether. Great to see how the theory works in the real world. Overall I was very impressed

    Neil Long | June 17, 2019

  • Mary Stapleton | June 15, 2019

  • Great concept - liked the idea of on-line so that you could do the course at your pace and set aside convenient times without losing work hours as such. The follow on of classroom helped reinforce and clarify what was learned as well as giving practical advice on internal auditing practices, pitfalls etc.

    Adrienne Sheehan | June 14, 2019

  • I thought that from start to finish it was excellent, knowing that there was always someone there to help you out while doing the online training was great. Breda was very professional but still made me feel really comfortable!

    Laura Wallace | June 14, 2019

  • Excellent training, useful and beneficial and well orchestrated. Comply guru are professional and knowledgeable and have compiled an excellent blended training course.

    Laura Fehily | June 14, 2019

  • Amazing

    Lisa O'Brien | June 14, 2019

  • Excellent way to Train ISO & 2015 with blended and hands-on . Very Good delivery.

    Brenda Cooper | June 13, 2019

  • very good really enjoyed the experience.

    Bernadette Alcock | June 7, 2019

In order to successfully complete this blended course, each Learner will need to:

Before The Classroom Modules

  • Complete the online course modules and obtain 70% or higher in the final assessment (1 Online MCQ-based Assessment) by the required deadline set in advance of the given classroom date you are registered for

During The Classroom Modules

  • Fully attend the classroom element as 100% attendance is required
  • Obtain 70% or higher in the course continuous assessment during the classroom element
Successful completion will entitle each Learner to receive a CQI & IRCA Accredited Certificate of Achievement (Course No. 2149).
  • John Collins

    John has over 20 years’ experience as a Quality Professional & is a specialist in Quality Management Systems.

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  • Shane Curran

    Shane is a specialist in Management Systems & has been working with international ISO standards and a myriad of management systems for well over 15 years.

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CQI & IRCA recommend that each Learner have the following prior knowledge before completing this course:

Management Systems

  • The Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) Cycle
  • The core elements of a management system and the interrelationship between top management responsibility, policy, objectives, planning, implementation, measurement, review and continual improvement.

Quality Management

  • The fundamental concepts and the seven quality management principles (see ISO 9000)
  • The relationship between quality management and customer satisfaction

ISO 9001

  • Knowledge of the requirements of ISO 9001 and the commonly used quality management terms and definitions, as given in ISO 9000, which may be gained by completing Comply Guru’s CQI & IRCA Certified Online ISO 9001:2015 Foundation (QMS) Course (FD116) or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of the requirements is a key pre-requisite in attending this course as without a good understanding, the course may be very challenging.

Fluency in spoken and written English

  • For participants whose first language is not English, we recommend a minimum English language competency of IELTS 5.5 (or equivalent) for successful completion of the program. This is not assessed by Comply Guru in advance & each participant must self-assess their competency.

Printed Copy of ISO 9001:2015

  • Each participant should bring a printed clean copy of the standard with them to the course. This is not provided by Comply Guru.
Important Note: The Learners understanding of the prior knowledge requirements will be tested as part of the course continuous assessment.

E-Learning System Requirements

The below are the recommended requirements for each Learner in wishing to complete any of our online training courses or modules. In our experience, Workplace IT environments’ internal configurations and available software can vary (new or old), and there may be various limitations or other restrictions in place, and as such, the functionality of any Learning Management System (LMS)  may be impacted, restricted and may not perform well.

Recommended Operating Systems

Windows 7/10, Mac OSX Sierra, iPad IOS10

Mobile Devices

Comply Guru’s LMS is not available on a mobile app at this time. We recommend using a web browser on a mobile device in completing any online modules. However, if completing any final graded assessment, we recommend completing via a desktop browser.

Internet Speed

We recommend using an internet connection of 256Kbit/sec or faster that will ensure that you can view videos and the online content

Recommended Internet Browsers

  • Google Chrome 32 bit version 50 or later
  • Safari 10 or later
Note: add-ons and toolbars can affect any browsers performance. MS Internet Explorer is not recommended.

Recommended Settings

We recommend that the following settings are enabled:
  • Cookies
  • Pop-ups (in both Internet Browser and security software)
  • JavaScript
  • Plugins
  • Latest Version of Adobe Flash Player
  • Latest Version of Adobe Acrobat Reader
To view all resources made available within our LMS, you will probably need Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or an equivalent (i.e Open Office, Viewer) installed.

Custom Course Development

We can combine leading industry subject matter experts with an experienced eLearning team to help your organization with its compliance training needs.

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