ISO 9001 Internal Auditor Training (QMS-0102)


This three (3)-day instructor-led ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills required to effectively audit and assess quality management systems (QMS) in accordance with the ISO 9001:2015 standard. This course provides a comprehensive understanding of the standard’s requirements from a perspective of the necessary evidence to ensure conformance, audit principles, and practical auditing techniques, enabling participants to become proficient internal auditors.

Learning Objectives:

· Identify the key requirements and benefits of ISO 9001

· Understand the Objectives, Purpose, Planning, and Documenting Internal Audits

· Understand the Process Approach Methodology

· Understand Risk Based Thinking in relationship to the standard

· Understand how to audit key elements.

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 and quality management concepts is recommended but not required. DQS will not provide a copy of the standard. If you need a copy, you can purchase one at https://iso.org/. Participants who complete this course and pass the final assessment will receive a certificate of completion.

Join us in this comprehensive ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor training and gain the skills and knowledge to contribute to quality and compliance within your organization.

Target Audience

This course is ideal for professionals involved in quality management, quality assurance, compliance, or anyone interested in becoming an internal auditor for ISO 9001:2015.


DQS Academy hosts this instructor-led training course virtually for private or public sessions. If you are interested in on-site training, please inquire about our private training options.

  • Upcoming Courses
  • Wednesday 7/31 to Friday 8/2, 8am CST to 4pm CST
  • Wednesday 10/16 to Friday 10/18, 8am CST to 4pm CST
  • Wednesday 1/15/2025 to Friday 1/17, 8am CST to 4pm CST
  • Monday 4/14 to Wednesday 4/16, 8am CST to 4pm CST
  • Wednesday 7/16 to Friday 7/18, 8am CST to 4pm CST
  • Wednesday 10/15 to Friday 10/17, 8am CST to 4pm CST
  • Class Materials
  • Virtual Sessions
  • Test
  • Content
  • Review of the Standard
  • ISO 9001:2015 Amendment - Addressing Climate Change (February 2024)
  • Objective, Purpose, and Planning
  • Process-Based Auditing
  • Risk Based Thinking
  • Auditing - Production
  • Auditing - Products and Services
  • Auditing - Design and Development
  • Auditing - Management
  • Auditing - Purchasing
  • Auditing - Support
  • Auditing - Improvement
  • Auditing - Internal Audits
  • Summary and Reporting the Internal Audit
  • Amendment to Clause 4.1 - Addressing Climate Change
  • Items to keep on hand during the course
  • Interaction of Processes (IOP)
  • SoftExpert Blog: Turtle Diagram
  • N544R3 - Guidance on the Concept and Use of the Process Approach
  • N1222 - Risk in ISO 9001
  • Risk-Based Thinking
  • Lucidchart: SWOT analysis vs. PEST Which should you use?
  • Implementation Module - Documented Information
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Virtual Sessions, Test"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever