Internal audits are an opportunity to identify areas for improvement. This course enables individuals or teams of employees to audit processes and their management system to improve effectiveness.

Enable your team of internal auditors to audit the processes and management system, through objective audits, to improve effectiveness. Our ISO 9001:2015 internal auditor training course teaches candidates the process approach to auditing to assess the system against any set of requirements.

These requirements may include:

  • Management Objectives
  • Contracts
  • Local or federal regulations
  • ISO 9001
  • Or other similar requirements

We offer this and other ISO course online in our LIVE (Learning In a Virtual Environment) format.

Because of our independence, you can bring your particular process and system concerns to class and the instructor will work to answer your questions as best as possible.

This class may be run in conjunction with a ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor Training Course.

This ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor training course ensures candidates gain the skills to conduct internal process and system audits to determine conformity to the requirements.

You will learn:
  • System management principles
  • Process and system auditing using the process approach
  • Planning and preparation
  • Interpretation of ISO 9001 or ISO 14001 (and other requirements as agreed with the students)
  • Performing the audit
  • Reporting the audit
  • Corrective action and follow-up
  • Process analysis for identifying resources and critical control points
  • Audit scheduling
  • Process review and checklist preparation
  • Audit investigating (obtaining and evaluating evidence)
  • Writing nonconformity statement
We help you learn with:
  • Varied teaching modes including role playing.
  • Active listening.
  • Peer-to-peer, peer-to-teacher interaction.
  • Major concept focus.
  • Using only essential terminology.
  • Quality professionals
  • VP/Directors of Quality
  • ISO Managers/Management Reps
  • Individuals who want to become ISO 9001 Internal Auditors
  • Process owners
  • Systems professionals or people who want to understand how management systems work
  • Improvement Specialists
  • Buyers/Procurement professionals
  • Top managers who want to reap the benefit of conforming to ISO 9001 requirements


  • Lecture: Intro to Management Systems
  • Lecture: ISO 9001_2015
  • Exam: ISO 9001 2015 Self Study
  • Workshop: Clauses 2015 Workshop


  • Lecture: Internal Audit
  • Lecture: Audit Planning and Preparation
  • Workshop: Audit Planning
  • Workshop: Preparing Checklists
  • Lecture: Performing the Audit
  • Workshop: ISO 9001 – Audit Investigation


  • Lecture: Concluding the Audit
  • Lecture: Corrective Action and Follow Up
  • Workshop: Writing Nonconformity Statements
  • Exam: QM Exam

Students successfully completing QMII’s 3-day ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor training course and the TPECS examinations provided in conjunction with this course, receive a Certificate of Attainment for the following Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA International) knowledge competency units:

QM – Quality Management Systems

AU – Management Systems Auditing

The Certificate of Attainment provides evidence of knowledge competency defined by Exemplar Global in the competency units required for certification as a Quality Management Systems Internal Auditor using ISO 9001.

Successful course candidates can use these certifications as earned credit towards other certifications such as ISO 14001 Auditor and other similar standards under Exemplar Global’s Training Provider & Examiner Certification Scheme (TPECS).