Auditor Skills


Use these training course materials to teach teams to become better internal auditors, to perform effective audits, and contribute to the success of their organizations.


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Now you can use these training course materials to help an audience navigate the world of audits.

Follow tried and tested processes to understand that auditor skills are the skills and knowledge required to participate in and perform an effective audit. Your audience will learn about the importance of critical thinking, attention to detail, business awareness, technical report writing and communication skills and how to navigate the modern world of auditing.

Our instantly available auditor skills course will instruct your audience on how an audit focuses on:

  • Product – focus on one product as it flows through the systems of an organization.
  • Process – concentrate on the effectiveness of a process to identify improvements.
  • Regulatory – explore compliance with a set of regulatory guidelines. Such as those imposed upon the Pharmaceutical industry by the FDA.

This auditor skills course material explores several types of audits, and how to set up an audit schedule. The course material also details how to form an audit team and how to perform a basic audit. And how to manage documentation.

Your delegates will examine the seven stages of an effective audit to transform frontline managers and line staff into competent auditors. To illustrate:

  • Initial preparation.
  • Detailed planning.
  • Opening meeting.
  • Auditing.
  • Reporting.
  • Closing meeting.
  • Follow-up.

From planning to evaluation this training course materials offer the skills needed to lead a basic audit and:

  • Covers the entire audit process from planning to reporting
  • Teaches auditors how to define scope, gather evidence, write reports, and more
  • Transforms your auditors into competent, skilled reviewers


Learning Outcomes.

At the end of this auditor skills course participants will:

  • Be able to define different types of audits.
  • Understand how to set up an audit schedule.
  • Be able to form an audit team.
  • Be able to perform a basic audit.
  • Understand how to manage relevant documentation.
  • Understand the audit process.


Topics Covered.

Here’s what is covered:

1. An introduction to auditor skills

  • Key aspects of audits.
  • The main types of reviews.
  • Traditional views of an audit (e.g., criteria-based audit and audit objectives).

2. Quality audit systems

  • Pre-audit activity.
  • Audit history.
  • The scope of an audit.
  • The benefits of reviews.
  • Essential aspects of audits (e.g., the scope of the audit and process flow).

3. How to set up an audit team

  • Audit team needs.
  • Roles and responsibilities within an audit.
  • Identifying the various challenges of working in teams.
  • How to guide, plan, and schedule an audit.
  • Documentation and checklists.

4. Performing an audit

  • Role and responsibilities of the lead auditor.
  • Key meeting activities.
  • Who should attend opening meetings.
  • Managing activity and gathering evidence.
  • Questioning skills, observation, and note-taking skills.
  • When an audit needs to be aborted.
  • The critical role of audit team meetings.

5. Learning about the auditor

  • Recording non-compliance.
  • Scaling.
  • Non-conformance reports.

6. Final steps

  • The key reasons for closing meetings.
  • How to hold a closing meeting.
  • The need for follow-up.


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  • Workbook.
  • Slide Deck.
  • Instructor Manual.
  • 17 Free Training Games.
  • 17 Free Training Icebreakers.
  • 15 Practical Training Guides.
  • 2 Course Tests.
  • Activities/Exercises.
  • A Reading List.
  • A Course Advertorial.
  • An Action Plan.

Auditor Skills