Participate in developing audit schedules

This micro skills course describes the skills and knowledge required to prepare for and participate in a quality audit as a member of a quality audit team. The types of audits may include external or internal systems audits or process or product/service audits. The process includes reviewing designated documentation; identifying and developing checklists and audit related documentation; preparing audit schedules; gathering, analysing and evaluating information; and reporting findings to the lead auditor.

It applies to individuals with a broad knowledge of the quality auditing environment who analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources to provide solutions to auditing issues, including unpredictable quality auditing problems.

Delivery Mode
Workplace and On-Campus
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider

What will I learn?

  1. Access or prepare appropriate checklists/tools and audit related documentation
  2. Confirm schedules and required resources with auditee before beginning auditing activities
  3. Anticipate possible issues and outline strategies to address these issues, should they arise
  4. Ensure preparation activities and documentation correspond to the audit plan
  5. In consultation with auditing team, determine appropriate methods and techniques
  6. Assist lead auditor in creating entry and exit meeting agendas


  • This skills course may contain references to Australian laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This skills course may not be available in your country.
  • This skills course is delivered by a certified Talisium trainer and assessor in your workplace and requires active student participation including practical skills demonstrations for assessment.

What should I know before commencing this?

Review auditee documentation