Cognicert ISO 29001 Oil and Gas Quality Management System Lead Auditor Course

ISO 29001:2020 Petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries — Sector-specific quality management systems — Requirements for product and service supply organizations. ISO 29001 quality management system requirements for product and service supply organizations to the petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries. This standard is written as a supplement to ISO 9001:2015. The supplementary requirements and guidance to ISO 9001:2015 have been developed to manage supply chain risks and opportunities associated with the petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries and to provide a framework for aligning requirements with complementary standards employed within the industries.

The “ISO 29001:2020 Lead Auditor” course provides comprehensive training for participants to be able to:

Understand how to audit each and every ISO 29001:2020   requirements

Learn fundamental auditing skills;

Implement methods to comply with the ISO 29001:2020

Audit process and techniques

Improve Auditor’s skills and techniques

Examine the requirements of ISO 29001 from an Auditor Perspective

Write Audit reports process and follow up corrective actions

Plan, Lead, Conduct and report an ISO 29001 audit;

Effectively verify root cause analysis as part of the ISO 29001 Management procedure on corrective action


Persons responsible for conducting certification audits according to ISO 29001:2020 requirements

Persons involved in the ISO 29001:2020 certification audit processes.


Day 1

Background and Development of ISO 29001:2020

Interpreting the Requirements of the ISO 29001:2020  Standard

The Process Management Approach

Roles and responsibilities

Management System Planning

Day 2

Document Management

Inspection Operations managements

Resource Management


Process Improvement

Monitoring and Evaluation

Day 3

Fundamentals of Auditing

Auditing according to ISO 17021 and ISO 19011

Managing Audit Program

Audit Evidences

Audit Process

Audit Planning Preparation

Day 4

Leading an audit

Conducting Onsite Audit

Conducting Audit Follow-Up

The Root Cause Analysis Process

Certification Audit processes and criteria

Day 5

Revision and


Duration: 5 days

Training Methodologies

Case Study

Individual Exercises

Role Play

Group Exercises

Group Presentation