Cognicert Limited
Lead Auditor Course
The “ISO 39001:2012 Lead Auditor” course provides comprehensive training in the ISO 39001:2012 standard and all its requirements from the auditor’s point of view, as well as basic skills necessary to complete an internal audit. It’s a practical-oriented training that should be considered “a must” for every ISO 39001:2012 auditor. This intensive course is specifically designed to train corporate staff to serve as Lead ISO 39001:2012 auditors (as required by ISO 39001:2012 ). The interactive training program, complete with quizzes, will provide the necessary technical knowledge and understanding of all ISO 39001:2012 requirements to implement the requirement of the standard and  complete ISO 39001:2012 audit . This ISO Lead auditor training should be taken by each employee appointed as internal ISO 39001:2012 auditor to:

  • Learn how to audit each and every ISO 39001:2012 requirements
  • Learn basic auditing skills;
  • Implement methods to comply with the ISO 39001:2012 requirements.
  • Auditing process and techniques
  • Auditor’s skills and techniques
  • To examine the requirements of ISO 39001:2012 from an Lead Auditor Perspective
  • Auditing reports process, corrective action and follow-up
  • Learn how to plan and conduct an Lead ISO 39001:2012 audit, and how to report audit results;
  • Learn how to effectively use root cause analysis as part of the ISO 39001:2012 Road Traffic Safety procedure on corrective action

• Persons responsible for conducting internal and external audits according to ISO 39001:2012 requirements
• Persons involved in the R Safety management systems ISO 39001:2012
 Lesson 1: Background and Development of ISO 39001:2012
Definition of ISO 39001:2012
Major Changes in ISO 39001:2012
The Road Traffic Safety Management Principles
Benefits of ISO 39001:2012
Types Of Audits
Why Management System Audits are needed
Lesson 2: Introduction to the Requirements of the ISO 39001:2012 Standard
Interpretations of Key Terms
Elements of a Road Traffic Safety System
The ISO 39001:2012 Standard
Eight Principles of Road Traffic Safety Management
Continual Improvement Cycle
Road Traffic Safety Management Process Model
Road Traffic Safety System Requirements
The Documentation Requirements of ISO 39001:2012
Management Responsibility
Resource Management
Measurement, Analysis and Improvement
Lesson 3: The Process Management Approach
Process Management Approach
The Planning Phase
Establish Process Measurements
Analyze the Process
Design or Redesign the Process
Process Mapping
Lesson 4: Introduction to Document Control
Elements of Documents
Process Approach to Documentation
Identifying Documents and their Owners
Types of Documents
Master Document List
Document Control
Revisions and Maintenance
Tips for Document Writers
Lesson 5: Introduction to Management Review
Making Management Review relevant to Management
What will be reviewed?
Establishing the Objectives
Planning the Management Review
Output of Management Review
Lesson 6: How to Deal with External Auditors – A Basic Guide for Internal Auditors
What is an External Road Traffic Safety Audit?
What should an Employee expect during an Audit?
How should Employees interact with Auditors?
Lesson 7: ISO 19011:2018 and ISO 17021:2018
Fundamentals of Internal Auditing
Decide how to Audit
Principles of Auditing
Managing an Audit Programme
Preparation & Planning Of Audits
Preparation Of checklist
Leading and audit
Lesson 8: ISO 19011:2018 and ISO 17021:2018
Audit Activities
Identification of Non-Conformities [N/C’s].
Documenting the Audit (Audit Report)
Conducting Audit Follow-Up
Practical Auditing Exercise
Competence and Evaluation of Auditors.
Lesson 9: Creating a Corrective Action Plan
Who participates?
What is Root Cause Analysis?
When (and when not) to use Root Cause Analysis
The Root Cause Analysis Process
How to construct a Root Cause Analysis Checklist
Examples of how a well-run Root Cause Analysis Process works
Corrective and Preventive Actions
Lesson 10: Continual Improvement ISO 17021
External audit follow -up
Certification Decisions
Surveillance audits
Recertification audits

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Training Methodologies
    • Case Study
    • Individual Exercises
    • Role Play
    • Group Exercises
    • Group Presentation
    • Examination
  • Assessment and Qualification
    Learning is assessed through:

    • 4 hours open examination. Passing the exams qualifies the candidate for Cognicert ISO 39001 Lead Auditor (CPD Certificate)
    • Practical experience of 25 days with activity log qualifies participants for our Cognicert ISO 39001 Lead Auditor (Auditor Category) I.D Card and Certificate
    • Practical experience of 50 days with activity log qualifies participants for our Cognicert ISO 39001 Lead Auditor (Lead Auditor Category) I.D Card and Certificate

Material, Exam and Certification fee: £150

Retake fee: £100

September 18 August 30, 2021
October 16 September 3, 2021
November  20 October 20, 2021
December 11 November 11, 2021

Cancellation: 3 weeks before examination attract 100%. 0% refund after.