Safety & Lead Auditors Course

Quality and Safety Systems Auditing

$2,595.00AU GST Exempt (5 Days)
Available in-house by arrangement or publicly, see Course Dates

Name Date Location Cost
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - Sydney 22 - 26 July 2019 Sydney, NSW $2,595.00
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - Brisbane 5 - 9 August 2019 Brisbane, QLD $2,595.00
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - Brisbane 26 - 30 August 2019 Brisbane, QLD $2,595.00
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - Melbourne 16 - 20 September 2019 Melbourne, VIC $2,595.00
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - Adelaide 14 - 18 October 2019 Adelaide, SA $2,595.00
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - PNG 4 - 8 November 2019 Port Moresby $2,595.00
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - Newcastle 18 - 22 November 2019 Newcastle, NSW $2,595.00
Safety & Lead Auditors Course - Perth 9 - 13 December 2019 Perth, WA $2,595.00

Course Overview

This Internationally recognised 5-day lead auditor training course has been especially designed for those directly involved with the maintenance, monitoring and improvement of Safety and Quality Management Systems. This includes management at all levels. A vital feature of this aviation quality and lead auditor training course is the application of the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System requirements as they are the foundation for Management Systems Worldwide. Southpac has the reputation for conducting the most practical and up to date aviation lead auditor courses and ISO 9001 courses in the industry. This course also addresses the IATA requirements for auditor training.

Course Accreditation

This Southpac Aerospace course forms part of the Diploma of Quality Auditing and the Diploma of Leadership and Management. Upon successful completion of lead auditor programs, including all assessments, participants will receive the following;

Exemplar Global -AU: Management systems auditing
Exemplar Global -QM: Auditing quality management systems
Exemplar Global -TL: Leading management system audit teams



BSBAUD501 Initiate a quality audit
BSBAUD503 Lead a quality audit
BSBAUD504 Report on a quality audit
BSBAUD402 Participate in a quality audit


Participants will have the option to apply to Exemplar Global for certification as a provisional auditor, for further information see the Exemplar Global website.


Why Choose Southpac?

Consider some of the benefits;

  • Aviation specific courses built around the requirements of the industry,
  • Our trainers all have extensive experience not only as trainers and auditors but also within industry areas including Defence, Major airlines, General Aviation and Manufacturing & Maintenance organisations,
  • Assessments certified by Exemplar Global,
  • Provides four (half) of the units required for the Diploma of Quality Auditing,
  • Provides two units towards the Diploma of Leadership and Management,
  • This course addresses the IATA requirements for lead auditor training,
  • Includes a live on-site audit at one of our aviation partners. This puts into action the knowledge acquired on the course,
  • In-house courses can be tailored to your own operational requirements

Lead Auditor Program: Aviation Quality and Audit Training

Introducing ISO, Systems Management and Aviation SMS

  • Introduction to ‘Systems Management’ and Quality
  • The link between QMS and SMS
  • The International Standard for Quality Management Systems – ISO 9001:2015

Audit Planning & Preparation

  • Introduction to the audit process, planning and scheduling
  • Overview of the audit process, planning and scheduling
  • Document review and audit checklist preparation
  • Four vital stages of onsite audit activities

On-site Audit activity and follow up

  • Review of audit evidence, determination of findings
  • Prepare audit checklist and conduct audit interview
  • Prepare accurate and practical audit feedback
  • Audit reporting and follow-up

Practical Audit Exercise

  • Preparation for the practical audit exercise
  • Preparation of checklists and audit documentation
  • Team briefing
  • On-site practical “real life” audit

Safety & Risk Management 

  • Audit report writing – practical audit follow-up
  • Learning from disasters
  • Safety – the new view