ISO 28000 LEAD AUDITOR

About The Course

ISO 28000 LEAD AUDITOR

ISO 28000 Lead Auditor, a five-day intensive course designed to inculcate participants and enable them to develop the necessary expertise needed to audit a Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS) and apply widely recognized audit principles, procedures and techniques to manage a team of auditors.

During this training, the participant will engage in hands on practical exercises to acquire the knowledge and develop the skills to proficiently plan and perform internal and external audits in compliance with ISO 19011 the certification process according ISO 17021. The participant will develop the skills (mastering audit techniques) and competencies (managing audit teams and audit program, communicating with customers, conflict resolution, etc.) necessary to efficiently conduct an audit.

Day 1
Introduction to Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS) concepts as required by ISO
  • Presentation of the standards ISO 28000, ISO 28001, ISO 28004 and regulatory and legal framework related to supply chain security
  • Fundamental principles of Supply Chain Security and physical security
  • ISO 28000 certification process
  • Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS)
  • Detailed presentation of the clauses 4 to 8 of ISO28000
Day 2
Planning and Initiating an ISO 28000 audit
  • Fundamental audit concepts and principles
  • Audit approach based on evidence and on risk
  • Preparation of an ISO 28000 certification audit
  • SCSMS Documentation audit
Day 3
Conducting an ISO 28000 audit
  • Communication during the audit
  • Audit procedures: observation, document review, interview, sampling techniques, technical verification, corroboration and evaluation
  • Audit test plans
  • Formulation of audit findings and documenting nonconformities
Day 4
Concluding and ensuring the follow-up of an ISO 28000 audit
  • Audit documentation
  • Conducting a closing meeting and conclusion of an ISO 28000 audit
  • Evaluation of corrective action plans
  • ISO 28000 surveillance and internal Audit management program
Day 5
Certification exam
  • Audit documentation
  • Conducting a closing meeting and conclusion of an ISO 28000 audit
  • Evaluation of corrective action plans
  • ISO 28000 surveillance and internal Audit management program

ISO 28000 Foundation Certification or basic knowledge of ISO 28000 and ISO 28001 is recommended.

Who Should Attend?
  • Internal auditors
    • Auditors wanting to perform and lead Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS) certification audits
      • Project managers or consultants wanting to master the Information Security Management System audit process
        • Persons responsible for the Supply Chain Security or conformity in an organization
          • Members of a Supply Chain Security team
            • Expert advisors in Supply Chain Security
              • Technical experts wanting to prepare for a Supply Chain Security audit function
Learning Objectives
  • To acquiring the expertise to perform an ISO 28000 internal audit following ISO 19011 guidelines
  • To acquiring the expertise to perform an ISO 28000 certification audit following ISO 19011 guidelines and ISO 17021, ISO 28003 specifications
  • To acquiring the necessary expertise to manage a SCSMS audit team
  • To understanding the operation of an ISO 28000 conformant Supply Chain Security Management System
  • To understand the relationship between a Supply Chain Security Management System, including risk management, controls and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • To improve the ability to analyze the internal and external environment of an organization, risk assessment and audit decision-making in the context of a SCSMS
Exam
  • The “Certified ISO 28000 Lead Auditor” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:

    • Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of Supply Chain Security

    • Domain 2: Supply Chain Security Management System (SCSMS)

    • Domain 3: Fundamental audit concepts and principles

    • Domain 4: Preparation of an ISO 28000 audit

    • Domain 5: Conducting of an ISO 28000 audit

    • Domain 6: Closing an ISO 28000 audit

    • Domain 7: Managing an ISO 28000 audit program

  • The “Certified ISO 28000 Lead Auditor” exam is available in different languages (the complete list of languages can be found in the examination application form)

  • Duration: 3 hours

  • For more information about exam, refer to PECB section on ISO 28000 Lead Auditor Exam

Certification
  • After successfully completing the exam, participants can apply for the credentials of Certified ISO 28000 Provisional Auditor, Certified ISO 28000 Auditor or Certified ISO 28000 Lead Auditor depending on their level of experience. Those credentials are available for internal and external auditors
  • A certificate will be issued to participants who successfully passed the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to the selected credential
  • For more information about ISO 28000 certifications and PECB certification process, refer to PECB section on ISO 28000 Lead Auditor Certification

Learning Methods

On-site Training

On-site training will require you to travel to the city the training is held in and may require accommodations. It gives you the advantage to be in the class with other participants and ask questions as needed as well as seek the advice of the trainer when you require help in understanding the topic. You will also be able to take the exam after finishing the training classes which is included in the cost.

Self Study

Self-Study is an excellent opportunity for those that don’t have the time to travel and can work on their own. Once we have received your request and payment, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access your training material via PECB’s KATE application. If you prefer to get a printed book shipped to you, contact us and we can arrange that for an additional cost. When you are ready, you will receive a voucher for the exam and instructions on how to set-up the online exam. Contact us with any questions.

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