ISO 9001:2015 Auditor refresher course


Are you an existing auditor that are familiar with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 and need to conduct future quality management system audits against the requirements of ISO 9001:2015?

This 1 day course is a continuation of the ISO 9001:2015 Transition course, and clarifies how to audit the new requirements in ISO 9001:2015. The corrective action process and continual improvement of the QMS are also discussed in detail.  

This is a practical workshop and learners need to work through various exercises and scenarios to identify nonconformities and to link these nonconformities to specific clauses in ISO 9001:2015.

Prerequisites for learners

Completion of a 2 day ISO 9001:2015 Transition course or a 2 day ISO 9001:2015 Introduction course.

Learners also need to be familiar with auditing of ISO 9001 quality management systems.


1 day

(Learners need to be familiar with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015)

Course fee per learner:           

Quotes will be issued on request

Course dates

Dates need to be agreed upon

Who should attend      

  • Anyone with ISO 9001 responsibility, including:
  • Quality management representatives who will be converting to ISO 9001:2015
  • Operations managers and consultants
  • Internal and external management system auditors who will be auditing to ISO 9001:2015

Course content:

Clause by clause explanation on how to audit the requirements of ISO 9001:2015

The difference between documented information that needs to be maintained and

documented information that needs to be retained and how to audit these requirements

Typical nonconformities related to the different clauses with highlighted focus on:

  • The context of the organization
  • Risk-based thinking
  • Change control
  • Developing of process checklists
  • Developing of ISO 9001:2015 criteria checklists
  • Corrective action and improvement
  • Interviewing workers and top management
  • Auditor behaviour


Learners will receive certificates of completion