FAQ on Lead Auditor Course
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What is IMS lead auditor course?
IMS Lead auditor course provides the requisite knowledge and skills to perform an audit based on Quality, Environment, Occupational Health & Safety Management System as per ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001:2018 by ISO 19011:2018 auditing guidelines. It is a combo course.
Who should attend this course?
- Quality Manager/ Engineer,
- Environment Manager/ Engineer,
- Safety Manager/ Officer,
- Management Representative,
- ISO Consultant,
- Individual responsible for the implementation of ISO system,
- An individual interested in a purse a career in IMS auditing,
- Internal Auditors.
Who is eligible to participate in IMS lead auditor course?
Participants must have any educational degree/ diploma certificate with 4 years of work experience in any category of industry.
How many ISO standards will be covered in IMS lead auditor course?
There are 3 standards that will be covered in this IMS lead auditor course (combo)
- ISO 9001:2015, i.e., Quality Management System,
- ISO 14001:2015, i.e., Environment Management System,
- ISO 45001:2018, i.e., Occupational Health & Safety Management System.
I have ISO lead auditor certificate but for 1 standard only. Should I attend this IMS lead auditor course?
Yes, you should attend this combo course.
Should I attend all ISO lead auditor courses separately?
No, this course covers the 3 ISO standards (i.e., ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001:2018). Hence, it is not recommended to do separate lead auditor courses if you have completed this combo course with successful results.
What are teaching & learning methodologies?
- The faculty will present the content through the live meeting.
- Delegates will be asked to do complete classroom exercises & participation in group discussions.
- Delegates will be asked to submit homework assignments.
- At the end of the course, all deletes will be asked to complete final assessments.
Can I get IMS lead auditor brochure?
Yes, you can download it from the below link.
How can I register for next batch of IMS lead auditor course?
You can visit “Elearning Shop” and find your course. Add the IMS lead auditor course in the cart and make payment using your credit card, net banking, UPI or Google Pay.
You can directly visit the below link
What are the timings for the lead auditor course?
The course is conducted as per India time zone with the following schedule
- 09:00 hrs to 13:00 hrs.
- 14:00 hrs to 18:00 hrs.
There is a break of 10 minutes in each session.
There is a break of 1 hour from 13:00 hrs to 14:00 hrs.
Is it possible to participate as per country time zone?
Yes, we can do this course as per your time zone if there are 5 or more candidates registered. We will do a separate training session as per your time zone.
Is this course conducted online?
Yes, this is an online weekend course conducted on GOOGLE MEET
Is this course conducted offline?
No, but we can conduct IMS lead auditor course offline if there are 5 or more candidates registered.
Is this course a weekend course or a weekdays course?
We do IMS lead auditor course on the weekend. i.e. for 5 Sundays.
Is this course available on weekdays from Monday to Friday?
No, but this course can be conducted for 5 consecutive days from Monday to Friday if there are 5 or more candidates registered.
Is this course available in the evening batch?
No, but we can do this course on the evening schedule if there are 5 or more candidates registered.
How many days will it take to complete?
IMS lead auditor course will be completed in 5 days. There is a minimum of 40 hours to complete including teaching, exercises, assignments and assessment.
What if I am not able to attend due to an internet/power failure at my home?
If you are not able to attend due to internet or power failure kindly communicate to the faculty to make a recording available to you OR if it is the small duration of loss you can coordinate for a separate session on any subsequent day.
Is IMS lead auditor course IRCA accredited?
No, this course is not IRCA accredited.
Is IMS lead auditor course accredited?
Yes, IMS lead auditor course is accredited by ASCB USA.
How many accreditations bodies are there worldwide?
There are many accreditation bodies worldwide providing lead auditor approvals.
- IRCA from the USA
- ASCB from the USA
- IAS from the USA
- NABET from India
- Exemplar Global from Australia
Are all accredited lead auditor courses equal and valid?
All accreditation bodies have some accreditation norms for lead auditor course approval. Most of such norms are similar. Accredited lead auditor courses are considered valid and accepted worldwide.
What is the validity of this course?
All accredited lead auditor courses are accepted worldwide.
Is there any assessment to get a qualification?
Yes, the assessment will be conducted.
How many assessments are there in the entire course?
There is only 1 final assessment on the 5th day of the course.
Is there any time limit for the assessment?
Yes, there is a time limit applicable for the final assessment.
Is the final assessment conducted online?
Yes, the final assessment is conducted online.
What are the eligibility criteria to participate in the final assessment?
To become eligible to appear in the final assessment, you must
- attend all the 5-day lectures.
- complete classroom assignments.
- complete homework assignments.
Is the final assessment called open-book assessment?
Yes, it is an open book assessment.
What is the minimum score to get a qualification in the final assessment?
You need to score 70% marks in the final assessment to get the qualification.
What if I am not able to complete the final assessment with a successful result?
You will get a certificate of participation if you are not able to complete the final assessment with a successful result.
What if I am able to complete the final assessment with 70% score in the final assessment?
You will get a certificate of successful completion.
Can I resit in the entire course if my final assessment result is not successful?
No, you are not allowed to re-appear in the entire course but you can resit in the final assessment only.
Can I reappear in the final assessment if my previous final assessment is not successful?
Yes, you will get a notice from the back office regarding the next assessment date.
How many times I will be allowed to reappear for the final assessment?
You will be allowed to reappear for the final assessment only one time.
What is the additional amount of fee for reappearing for the final assessment?
One-time reappearing in the final assessment is allowed at no additional cost (FREE).
What is the cost of this IMS lead auditor course?
That is INR 25,000 (i.e. USD $350).
Is there any discount option available?
No, the course fee is already discounted. You will get 3 qualifications in a one-course fee.
We are a total of 3 candidates to participate in the IMS lead auditor course what is the discount option available?
If you are 5 or more then, total 10% discount will be offered.
Will I get a qualification certificate?
Yes, you will get a qualification certificate.
Is this certificate valid worldwide?
Yes, this course certificate is valid and accepted worldwide.
What is the validity of the qualification certificate?
This course certificate is lifetime valid. There is no expiry date.
Which institute will provide a qualification certificate?
ASCB-USA will provide a qualification certificate.
Can I verify my certificate details?
Yes, you can verify your certificate details on the ASCB USA website.
How many days will it take to get a qualification certificate?
It takes about 20 to 30 days from your final assessment.