‚ÄčISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Training

October 17 and 18, 2017 -- 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

The revised ISO 9001:2015 will be the standard audited to by all Certification Bodies (Registrars) starting in 2018.   The 2 days will focus on: 

  • Identify Requirements of ISO 9001:2015 to Findings
  • Audit System Overview
  • Auditor Principles and Behavior
  • Audit Plan and Schedule
  • Auditing-Process Approach
  • Performing the Audit
  • Identify Findings
  • Writing Non-Conformance
  • Follow-up and Closure
  • What to expect from a Registrar
  • Case Studies and Practical Exercise
  • Review and Questions 

Who will benefit?

Anyone interested in ISO 9001:2015 internal auditing, such as Internal Auditors, Personnel who will oversee and maintain the Internal Quality System for ISO 9001 registration, Management, Quality Managers, Production Managers, Production Supervisors, Operators and Technicians or someone who has had previous auditor training but has not audited in some time and may need to brush up on their skills. This is an interactive hands-on course with small group breakout sessions and role playing. A detailed training manual is included.

Course Instructor:
Barbara Hodges is a Lead Assessor, ASQ CQA (Certified Quality Auditor), CQIA, Philip Crosby QES Instructor and OSHA Outreach Trainer.  Barbara recently retired from a career in manufacturing with over 25 years of hands on shop floor experience, with responsibility for the implementation of 8 successful ISO 9001 registrations, including QS 9000.  These firms included third-party logistics for companies such as IBM and Lexmark, assembly, textiles, warehouse operations, manufacturing including plastic injection molding and wire harnesses for the marine and garden tractor industries.   Barbara has worked as a consultant and hands on trainer and possesses extensive knowledge of how to implement ISO 9001 programs, including how to develop and maintain an internal quality program, conducting auditor training and working with Registrars.  Barbara's experience also includes the development and auditing of Suppliers and liaison for Customer audits.

Barbara brings vast personal experience and wisdom gained from working directly with all levels from floor to top leadership.

Course Fee:

$650 by check in advance, $670 by credit card / PayPal  

Important Note:
Attendees must provide their own copy of ISO 9001:2015, available at https://asq.org/quality-press/display-item?item=T1040E 


ZINK Holdings, LLC,   6900 Konica Drive Whitsett, NC  27377 (Visible on I-40/I-85 between Greensboro and Burlington, the former Konica Plant) ...and yes, there will be internet access!


Morning snacks / coffee, box lunches, drinks and afternoon snacks will be provided. Vegetarians please advise in advance.

Registration and questions:
Terry Krauss, MBA 919.971.3201


Special Rates of $600 check or $620 credit for STA and SYFA members in good standing. Contact Terry below for payment instructions - do not use the payment button!

Forward Motion Associates, LLC