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ISO 13485:2016 Auditor Transition Training

Course ID ISO13485ATT
Format Classroom

Learn the specific differences between the ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 13485:2016 requirements.

Learn the specific differences between the ISO 13485:2003 requirements and ISO 13485:2016 requirements from an internal and external auditor’s perspective. Focus special attention on the concepts that will be difficult to audit.

Learn how to audit regulatory requirements, how changes impact an organization’s internal audit program and how to audit design traceability and design transfer. Cover auditing process and software validation and preparations for conducting your ISO 13485:2016 audits.

Please note that the ISO 13485:2016 Auditor Transition Training and ISO 13485:2016 The Path Forward courses deal with changes contained in the 2016 revision of the standard. There is some overlap in course content.

Students that successfully complete this course may claim to be a certificate holder for ISO 13485:2016 Auditor Transition Training. They may not claim to be a certified person.

Course Data

  • CEU Hours: 1.6
  • Length: 16 Hours
  • ASQ RU: 1.6
  • Audience: Practitioner
  • Provider: ASQ - ILT
Course Overview

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the differences between ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 13485:2016 and how this will impact existing approaches to auditing
  • Learn the alignment requirements between the new Quality Management System requirements contained in ISO 13485:2016 and Regulatory and Statutory requirements
  • Understand the implications for organizations related to the increased emphasis on Regulatory requirements
  • Learn to identify and write specific nonconformities

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for auditors who are auditing ISO 13485:2003 and will be auditing ISO 13485:2016. Additionally, others who will receive value from this course include managers and their representatives, quality and regulatory affairs personnel, internal auditors and suppliers, and audit program managers.

Additional Notes

Important: All attendees are required to bring their own copy of both the ISO 13485:2003 and the ISO 13485:2016: Medical devices - Quality management systems - Requirements for regulatory purposes to this training. Copies will not be provided for you. The 2016 standard can be purchased here.


Student manual and handouts will be provided.

Cancellation Policy
ASQ reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule courses and to change instructors. Please be advised that in the event of a course cancellation, ASQ is not responsible for airfare penalties or other travel related expenses you may incur.
  • If you need to cancel, we will refund your paid registration fee as noted below.
    • Requests for cancellations/transfers received at least 5 business days before the start of the course receive a full refund/transfer.
    • Requests received within 5 business days of the course starting incur a $150 processing fee.
    • After the course starts, there are no refunds or transfers.
    • Registrants who fail to attend without advance notice are liable for the entire course fee.
    • If you cannot find a substitute, we can transfer your course fees to another ASQ course of your choice.
  • You must successfully complete the entire course or program before IACET CEUs and a Certificate of Completion can be awarded.

Enrollment Details

Format: Classroom
Format: Classroom

An instructor-led traditional classroom experience. Classroom-based instruction involves the highest level of instructor/student interaction. We offer classroom style training in two formats. See public and on-site.

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