Principles of Auditing

This course focuses on the purpose and conduct of internal and external quality audits. Topics in this course include: Scope, Types of Audits, Benefits, Preparation, Performing Audits, and Audit Closeout. After completing this course, learners will be able to recognize the importance of an effective audit program, the benefits that can result, actual conduct of an audit, and how proper corrective action and follow-up yield the ultimate benefits of the program.

After this course learners will be able to identify the definition of an audit and the benefits audits provide. recognize how to develop an audit team and what the team should address during an audit. identify how to properly respond to observations listed in an audit.