This Auditing (CQA) Fundamentals course helps you identify the steps needed to prepare, perform, report, and follow up on an audit. You’ll determine methods to analyze and classify nonconformities and verify corrective action of audit findings.
Learn the ASQ Quality Auditor 2004 Body of Knowledge (BOK) for preparing, performing, reporting, and following up audit results. Learn auditing process fundamentals or review these concepts while preparing for the ASQ Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) exam. ISO 19011 audit standard changes that influence the CQA BOK are included as well as auditing process-based systems. The Auditing Fundamentals I course consists of a series of lessons, illustrations, diagrams, examples, supplemental handout information, interactive exercises, and quizzes. A desk reference that covers all lessons and the QualityWBT Glossary are included in the class as PDF files. The course covers Part II (audit process) of the ASQ Quality Auditor Body of Knowledge (BOK).
Auditing basics are discussed further in Auditing Fundamentals II and III.
Certified quality auditors or those preparing to take the CQA exam; anyone preparing for, performing, or following up on an audit; and those who wish to familiarize themselves with the auditing process from either the auditor or auditee perspective.