CQI/IRCA Registered ISO 22000:2005 Auditor/Lead Auditor Course

Course Objectives

  • To enable delegates gain knowledge & skills required to perform first, second & third party audits of Food Safety Management System against ISO 22000:2005 in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17012
  • To impart/enhance practical auditing skills to become internationally recognized certified Food Safety Management System Auditor/Lead Auditor

Course Features

This course is registered with CQI/IRCA (Chartered Quality Institute/International Register of Certificated Auditors, London) vide course registration no. 17358 and satisfies part of the formal training requirements for individuals seeking registration under the IRCA FSMS Auditor/Lead Auditor Registration Scheme.

Who should attend ?
  • Food Safety executives/managers
  • Management representatives
  • Existing internal auditors of FSMS
  • FSMS Consultants
  • Personnel wishing to make career in FSMS auditing
Course Contents
  • FSMS Auditor/Lead Auditor certification & IRCA Registration Scheme
  • Concept of food safety
  • Food safety management system & its benefits
  • Concept of HACCP, Risk & Hazard
  • Concept of process approach
  • Overview of basic requirements of ISO 22000:2005 & its interpretation
  • Audit definition/types/principles
  • ISO 19011 Vs ISO 17021
  • Audit Planning & preparation
  • Audit Tools & Techniques
  • Audit Performance
  • Recording & Reporting Non Conformities
  • Audit report preparation
  • Corrective Action & audit follow-up
  • Surveillance audits  Continuous Assessment exercises & feedback
  • Syndicate & role play exercises & feedback
  • Written Examination

-The course is designed for experienced food safety professionals. All delegates should have reasonably good understanding on food safety principles & concepts and basic requirements of ISO 22000:2005 & QMS audit process.

-Knowledge of English is essential.


Certificate of successful completion shall be issued to all the delegates who attend entire duration of the course & pass the written examination. Certificate of attendance shall be issued to those who do not pass the written examination.


5 Days