Management Courses

ISO / IEC 17024 Lead Assessor

Who should attend?

All those responsible for Assessment Program Management, ISO Management Representatives, ISO Coordinators, Consultants and anyone interested in learning the guidelines for managing Internal and External Assessor teams, as well as the techniques for determining if a Management System conforms to the requirements of ISO / IEC 17024.

Main Topics

  • Introduction to ISO / IEC 17024
  • Management System Principles
  • Personnel Competence
  • Interpreting the ISO / IEC 17024 requirements
  • Assessment Fundamentals (ISO 19011)
  • Assessor Responsibilities
  • Assessment Planning and Preparation
  • Assessment Program Administration
  • Assessment Investigation - Case Study
  • Classification and Documentation of Assessment Findings
  • Writing the Audit Summary and the Final Audit Report
  • Audit Follow: Corrective/Preventive Action Close-Out Techniques

Course designed by experts that participate in the development of ISO Management System Standards

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to correctly interpret the ISO / IEC 17024 requirements - including gray areas
  • Understand how to plan, prepare, conduct and report the results of the assessment
  • Learn how to lead teams of Internal and External Assessors
  • Understand the international approaches for Accreditation


Includes practical workshops that help students achieve the Learning Objectives.

Course Duration: 40 Hours

Complete list of ISO 17024 Courses

Fundamentals of ISO / IEC 17024

ISO / IEC 17024 Documentation and Implementation

ISO / IEC 17024 Assessor

ISO / IEC 17024 Lead Assesor


Multiple Certificate Option:

Obtain the ISO / IEC 17024 Documentation, Assessor &/or Lead Assessor certificates by attending additional days of lectures & workshops during the same week. Contact your local IAR Representative for schedules & fees.

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