General

Questions from the Classroom

Is the Audit Checklist also to be forwarded to the Auditee? Or is it a checklist that the auditor has written for themselves to be used as a follow-up checklist for the on-site audit activity?

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Who is that Auditor?

You wouldn’t use an unqualified accountant, or an electrician without a license - Why use an unqualified Auditor?

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A New Look LMS

While we as humans like to look our best at all times, our Learning Management Systems (LMS) is no different. It's about to undergo it's very first make-over!

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Tacit Knowledge

Tacit knowledge which is the kind of knowledge that is difficult to transfer to another person by writing it down or simply just verbalizing. It takes practice, time and experience to master.

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What is an Audit?

What is a Management Systems Audit? Surprisingly, one of the most asked questions we receive is ‘What is an audit’? This made me realise that as auditors, we take this for granted and just expect that the entire world also knows what we do! It’s such a simple question however it did require some thought to come up with a simple explanation.

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The cost of quality

There is a cost or costs associated with quality. We’ve heard the slogans, quality is free, or as Benjamin Franklin said “The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten”.

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Why document control is harder now…

In any business; controlling documentation is critical. Is this the correct template? Am I looking at the right drawing? Is this the latest procedure? Am I building this to the right specification?

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Responsibilities of an Audit Team Leader

So, you want to be an audit team leader? Are you ready for the extra tasks, and do you know what they are? There are additional roles and responsibilities for an audit team leader above those of an auditor and these are important to understand as a team leader and even as an audit team member.

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What is ISO?

All we hear is ISO Standard, ISO auditors, ISO certification! What exactly is ISO and what does it stand for?

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Careers Reinvented

The Auditor Training Online crew recently teamed up with Auditor Training Centre and attended the Reinvent Your Career Expo in Brisbane, AUS. See what the team got up to...

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