ISO 22000 Lead Auditor Training


ISO 22000:2018 (FSMS) Lead Auditor Training

IAS offers ISO 22000 lead auditor training in the United Kingdom with professional experts who are real-time auditors to boost delegates’ existing knowledge and skills to perform a full audit of a Food Safety Management System (FSMS). Also, we provide IRCA certified ISO training courses on various ISO standards such as ISO 9001, 14001, 45001, 27001, and 22301 that promote the delegates’ capability to conduct and manage an ISO 22000 audit confidently at any organization.

Course Overview:

The ISO 22000 lead auditor training course is a great opportunity for anyone in the UK to develop auditing knowledge and skills in accordance with the guidelines of ISO 19011. The international standard, ISO 22000:2018 is developed to implement, maintain, and monitor the food safety management system within an organization.

This IRCA approved ISO 22000 lead auditor training enables delegates to plan, conduct as well as manage a first, second, and third-party food safety management system audit based on ISO 22000. It also helps the delegates to understand the latest auditing methods and techniques.

Moreover, this type of ISO 22000 training helps delegates meet the requirements of an ISO 22000 lead auditor and to become a successful IRCA certified FSMS lead auditor.

ISO 22000 Training Through IAS

At IAS, we offer the best audit ISO 22000 training practices and conduct programs for professionals and many organizations (in-house training programs) effectively in the United Kingdom. We also have ISO 22000 training expertise and auditors with vast experience and knowledge to guide you into ISO management standards.

Course Prerequisites:

Delegates should have prior knowledge of:

  • Food safety management system principles as well as their importance
  • Basic ISO 22000 requirements
  • Knowledge of the PDCA Cycle

Who should attend?

  • Food safety managers
  • ISO 22000:2018 Internal auditors
  • FSMS consultants
  • Management representatives
  • Any professionals who wish to be part of an FSMS

Course duration: 5 days – 40 hours – Classroom training

IAS offers Delegates:

  • ISO 22000 training material
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Upon successful completion, you will be awarded an IRCA certified ISO 22000 Lead Auditor Certificate

Course Content:

  • Introduction to ISO 22000
  • Requirements of ISO 22000:2018 standard
  • ISO 22000:2018 clauses
  • Food safety management system and its principles
  • Annex XL framework – explanation
  • Process approach (PDCA cycle)
  • Audit definition, types as well as its principles
  • Auditing methods, skills, and interpersonal behavior of auditors according to ISO 19011 guidelines)
  • Audit planning and preparation of a checklist
  • Audit report preparation and also follow-up procedures, etc.

During the ISO 22000 training session, delegates will undergo group discussions, mock tests, sample audit scenarios, and presentations to improve their involvement in the training effectively.

Benefits of ISO 22000 Lead Auditor Training:

The ISO 22000 lead auditor training helps delegates to:

  • Understand the requirements and clauses of ISO 22000:2018
  • Learn the key principles and practices of FSMS auditing
  • Auditing principles and auditor behaviors during audits
  • Learn how to analyze and find gaps in the organization
  • Learn how to raise NCs and implement the corrective actions effectively
  • Prepare and submit audit reports with follow-up activities
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of an ISO 22000 lead auditor


IAS conducts written examinations (duration: 2 hours) to delegates which consist of open-ended questions regarding objectives, definitions, and audit scenarios. A minimum score of 70% is required for the successful completion of this ISO 22000 training course. The course completion certificate will be issued by post at your desired locations or from the IAS training institute.

ISO 22000 Training Online

At IAS, we provide online ISO 22000 training through our e-learning platform. We offer the best and most effective ISO 22000 training services at your own convenience and pace. Our ISO 22000 training online services give you the opportunity to gain certification in the comfort of your own home or office.

Mode of Delivery for ISO 22000 Training

  • In-House / Classroom Training

Students are educated in a classroom setting during this form of ISO 22000 training. A capable course director guides a class of students through a structured learning environment. Interactive seminars, hands-on activities, and real-life case studies will be included in the ISO 22000 training. The customized In-House training program is available to organizations who want to attend training at their own facilities during set business hours.

  • Virtual Classroom

This ISO 22000 training is designed to be performed from the convenience of one’s own home or workplace. Participants will have access to ISO 22000 training through Zoom Meeting, which will allow them to participate in live training sessions via video conferencing from anywhere in the world. All courses will be facilitated by a tutor and include interactive learning modules.

  • Self-Learning

Candidates who do not have time to attend a full live session may benefit from this ISO 22000 training. Candidates will have access to an online self-learning platform with all of the required study resources. By completing a set of learning modules, candidates can complete ISO 22000 training at their own pace. Candidates will have access to the self-study resources for 30 days before taking a test to earn ISO 22000 training certification. Awareness and Internal Quality Auditor training are two types of ISO 22000 training now available through the self-learning method.

Course fees for ISO 22000 Training

The cost of ISO 22000 training varies depending on the type of course and how it is delivered. The price paid to IAS for the ISO 22000 Lead Auditor course includes the IRCA accreditation fees, training fees, examination fees, course materials, lunch, and refreshments. For additional information on fees for ISO 22000 training, please download the brochure or contact our training coordinator.

Types of ISO 22000 Training

ISO 22000 training is available at numerous levels, including:

  • Awareness – ISO 22000 Level 1 Training

The purpose of this type of ISO 22000 training is to provide managers and other workers of a business with an overview of the ISO 22000 Standard so that they are aware of the process.

  • Internal Quality Auditor – Level 2 ISO 22000 training

Internal Auditor ISO 22000 training is meant to prepare your workers to provide better service and ensure that the quality system is properly implemented. Internal auditors may also be able to help companies with remedial action planning and corrective/preventive measures to improve their environmental management system.

  • Lead Auditor – Level 3 ISO 22000 training

The ISO 22000 Lead Auditor training course is the most advanced level of ISO 22000 training offered. This course will teach you how to conduct third-party ISO audits in compliance with ISO 22000 guidelines.

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