ISO/IEC 17020:2012 Lead Auditor Training

To become certified ISO/IEC 17020 lead auditor for Inspection Agency Assessment based on ISO/IEC 17020:2012, Gaca-USA is designed the ISO/IEC 17020 Lead Auditor Training e-learning course which comprises lectures, handouts, audit checklist, and exams.


An online certification course – ISO 17020 Lead Auditor Training is mainly beneficial for those who want to attend this e-learning course from their home or office at their own convenient time. Gaca-USA’s this Online ISO 17020 Lead Auditor Training Course considers all-important requirements for ISO/IEC 17020:2012 Accreditation for Inspection Bodies. With taking this ISO 17020 lead auditor online training; you will learn everything such as an overview of ISO/IEC 17020:2012 standard as well as the general requirements of the standard as the lead auditor and learn to consider the aim of ISO 17020:2012 standards to help inspection agency auditors to succeed in today’s competitive environment.

Accordingly, in preparing this Online ISO 17020 lead auditor training course, real and practical examples are provided in the form of video for quick learning to users. Any of users can receive this online lead auditor training for ISO 17020 from your office or home or anywhere through your computer and internet at your convenient time. Here, this lead ISO 17020 auditor course acknowledges users with how to conduct an opening meeting, perform an external audit as well as to conduct a closing meeting in any organization. On successful completion of this online ISO 17020 lead auditor training course, user/participant will be awarded with ISO/IEC 17020 Lead Auditor certificate as a trained lead auditor. And this certificate can be verified by anyone & anytime from this website after completion of this ISO 17020 lead auditor training course online successfully.


This ISO 17020 lead auditor training online course comprises four sections, as given below:

  1. Lectures
    There is a total of 8 lecture sessions, which are given in this course as a ppt presentation with explanatory audio and visuals and graphics to understand the subject. The topics discussed in lecture sessions are listed below:


    • Session – 1: Awareness of ISO/IEC 17020:2012
    • Session – 2: Steps for Inspection Body Accreditation Process
    • Session – 3: ISO/IEC 17020:2012 Requirements
    • Session – 4: ISO/IEC 17020:2012 Documentation
    • Session – 5: ISO/IEC 17020:2012 Audit Process
    • Session – 6: Audit Terms and Definitions and Roles and Responsibilities
    • Session – 7: Performing an Audit
    • Session – 8: Nonconformity and Corrective Action


  1. Handouts
    For all the above 8 sessions, the handouts are given in more than a total of 100 pages in .pdf format. The participants of this ISO/IEC 17020 lead auditor training can download and save the handouts in their computer and print them or read them offline to get detailed knowledge of all the nine topics mentioned above.
    • Manual – In Session 7, a practical example of real-life an ISO/IEC 17020 manual is given for performing document review and understanding adequacy audit findings. Such a real-life case study of an ISO/IEC 17020 manual will help participants to gain better knowledge and skill of auditing.
    • Audit Checklist – A complete set of more than 200 audit questions, ISO/IEC 17020:2012 requirement-wise as well as department-wise, are given as a ready tool to perform the lead audit. This ISO/IEC 17020:2012 audit checklist also helps participants to prepare for the final audit. The participants can download it for future reference and use it during the audit process of the organization.
  1. Videos
    • Video tutorials for conducting ISO/IEC 17020 certification audit opening meeting with a live demonstration of auditor conducting the opening meeting, closing meeting and actual audit performing.
    • Video tutorials for ISO/IEC 17020 overview, details clause-wise requirements, documentation process etc. are given to watch online.
    • Video tutorials for the audit process as well as roles-responsibilities and terms-definitions as well as NCR-CAR and generating Audit reports are given to watch online.
  1. Exams
    In this course, the participant has to clear a total of 8 session exams and one final exam as given in a separate section of the course. If the user is successfully passing the final exam, he/she can get an auto-generated ISO/IEC 17020 Lead Auditor Certificate and can download and print the certificate from the dashboard.


With Successful completion of this ISO 17020 Lead Auditor Training E-learning Course, you will be able to:

  • Familiarize yourself with ISO 17020:2012 requirements clauses and sub clauses.
  • Get an overview of ISO 17020:2012 and the benefits to implement it.
  • Understand General and structural requirements of ISO 17020:2012 standard.
  • Know about the resource requirements and process requirements.
  • Know about the management system requirements of the ISO 17020:2012 standard.
  • Understand documentation and list of procedures and records and to check them as lead auditor.
  • Get the knowledge of lead auditing and use of audit checklist.
  • Understand the processes involved in auditing.
  • Know about the types of auditing and questioning techniques.
  • Understand how to prepare and maintain lead audit records.
  • Get the ready-to-use lead audit checklist with clause-wise questions to perform an effective audit.
  • Understand the new concepts of impartiality, risk management and process approach.


This ISO/IEC 17020 Lead Auditor Training online course is developed and brought to you by 2035Skills a certified from GACA-USA  as an online training provider, which offers various e-learning as well as classroom training courses for working professionals, college students, and other individuals for enhancing their career to new heights. Our e-learning courses help them to succeed in today’s competitive environment, to renew licenses, and to update, strengthen and add quality to their existing knowledge and skills. Our courses are also useful for those who want to get the certification or start a new profession.

Here, This ISO/IEC 17020 Lead Auditor Training online course has been created by a team of ISO consultants having experience of more than 25 years in ISO and management consultancy in more than 35 countries across the world, as well as designing and conducting various e-learning courses and training programs in convenient and cost-effective ways.

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  • Knowledge of Quality management systems
  • Understand the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle.
  • Knowledge of the following quality management system principles and concepts):
    • The assignment of responsibility for the quality system;
    • Incorporating management commitment and the interests of stakeholders;
    • Enhancing societal values;
    • Using the results of risk assessments to determine appropriate controls to reach acceptable levels of risk.


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This e-Learning course is provided with study materials and you can read it after your log in or download (PDF format). Use the study materials to reinforce key points and to keep a reminder of what you already learned as well as you can save it in your computer for future reference. The access of this study material is removed after exam is cleared and on-line certificate is prepared for the student.


All paid E-learning course includes the Course Certificate that is issued upon course completion and passing the session exams as well as a final exam given in the course with minimum 75% marks. The option to reappear in the exam is also given to student, if failed in any exam.


After completing the session and passing each session examination the student can appear for final exam. Once the final exam is cleared then it is considered an end of course. The training certificate is ready on our LMS and student can print it or save the training certificate. It is also available for verification by entering the certificate number on our verification section



Skill Features

USD:400.00 Per Participant

(With Lunch and 2 Coffee Breaks), Printed Course Material and Certificate.

Duration: 5 Days Days (6 Hour's Per day)