Internal Quality Auditor Course

The Internal Quality Auditor ensures that organizational processes – and the goods and services that result – comply with the requirements of standards (e.g., AS9100, ISO 9001), as well as customer, regulatory, and the organization’s own requirements.

What you will learn

❖ Develop an audit program
❖ Apply the principles of auditing
❖ Plan an internal audit and involve all the operational staff
❖ Describe the regulatory requirements for an internal audit and conduct an audit that fulfills these requirements
❖ Evaluate the implementation of a corrective action plan and conduct a follow up
❖ Close an audit following corporate policies

Course format and Location

❖ This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an Aviation Instructor

Who should attend

❖ Compliance, safety and operations managers
❖ Recently appointed internal auditor

Audit programs

  • Establishing and implementing an audit program
  • Monitoring and improving an audit program


Audit planning steps

  • Defining scope and objectives
  • Developing checklists
  • Selecting an audit team


Performing a document review


Audit methods and techniques


Audit conduct

  • Gathering evidence and analyzing findings


Reporting results and conducting a follow-up


Regulatory agencies: laws, regulations and audit requirements

  • International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
  • European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)
  • ISO 19011:2011