Topics: Quality, Safety & Maintenance
Internal audits (a requirement of the AS9100 Rev D Standard) are intended to verify the compliance and effectiveness of the organization's quality management system. Internal auditors must be knowledgeable of these requirements and the expectations as identified in the standard. In addition, the audit requirements outlined in the AS9101 Standard have significantly changed the way auditors are expected to conduct audits in the aviation, space and defense industries.
This three-day internal auditor training program is designed to provide potential and existing internal auditors with the knowledge necessary to understand and successfully audit an organization against AS9100 Rev. D: Quality Management Systems - Requirements for Aviation, Space and Defense Organizations. Additionally, attendees will participate in a detailed examination of the requirements of AS9101 Rev E: Quality Management Systems Audit Requirements for Aviation, Space, and Defense Organizations. An overview of the Standards will also be provided to identify the effect this standard has on the way internal audits should be conducted. Case studies and classroom exercises will be presented in this class to provide participants the comprehensive knowledge and practical skills necessary to be an effective internal auditor.
By attending this seminar you will be able to:
This training program is designed for quality professionals in the aviation, space and defense industries who are involved in the internal audit program and/or management of quality systems seeking compliance to the AS9100D and the current version of the AS9101 standard Standards.
Prior knowledge and experience is not required, however an understanding of the AS9100D and ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System standard and internal auditing concepts would be beneficial.
You must complete all course contact hours and successfully pass the learning assessment to obtain CEUs.
Paul J. Kunder:
Mr. Kunder is the President of Amera-Veritas, Inc., a provider of quality, safety, and risk management services. Mr. Kunder is a lead instructor for the Aerospace Auditor Transition Training and is currently an International/Americas Quality Group and RABQSA AS9100 Aerospace Auditor and Quality System Lead Auditor. He is active in standards development as a voting member of the US Technical Advisory Group (TAG) to ISO Technical Committee 176 which is responsible for development of the ISO 9001 Standard. He serves as the Vice Chair of the National ANSI/ASQ Z1A Committee on Auditing (ISO 19011) and on the US TAG Interpretations Committee. He has performed more than five hundred audits and has assisted more than eighty organizations with the development and certification of their quality management systems including the Federal Aviation Administration Office of Aviation Safety. Prior to his current position, Mr. Kunder was involved in the accreditation of several 3rd party registrars, acted as an administrator for the first RAB accredited registrar in the United States and works as a subcontract auditor for a number of registrars. Mr. Kunder is an ASQ senior member and holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering.