AS9100/9110/9120 • ISO 9001:2015 • In-Person Workshop

ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor Training with AS9100D Emphasis

Based on the current Aviation, Space and Defense requirements of AS9100D, this course engages participants in an in-depth review of the AS9100D standard and the tools to effectively prepare 1st, 2nd and 3rd party audits against AS9100D. Through case study activities, participants will apply and audit the requirements of AS9100D that focus on auditing techniques as referenced by ISO 19011:2011 and AS9101F.

Upon completion of the course, participants will leave with an understanding of how to avoid, analyze and prevent future nonconformities. As well, leave with the knowledge of how to organize documentation according to AS9100D to demonstrate effective planning, operation, and control of processes.

NOTE: Individuals desiring to perform third-party audits for a Certification Body will need to also complete the 4-day IAQG-Sanctioned 9100 Aerospace Auditor Transition Training (AATT) course.

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Starting at
1995.00 USD

Course Details


5 Days


A series of questions (self-study document) to be answered by the student and turned in prior to or at the beginning of the course.

Learning Objectives

  • Summarize the impact ISO 9001:2015 quality management principles have on AS9100D
  • Demonstrate an understanding of AS9100D requirements and intent
  • Show an ability to independently plan, prepare and lead an AS9100D audit based on ISO 19011:2011 and AS9101F guidance
  • Identify the tools to effectively form an audit team and conduct an audit meeting according to AS9100D
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the process approach to achieve strategic and operational objectives
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how risk-based thinking supports and improves the understanding and application of the process approach
  • Organize documentation according to AS9100D to demonstrate effective planning, operation, and control of processes
  • Demonstrate and understanding of how to plan and manage a business to avoid potential nonconformities, analyze nonconformities that do occur, and take action to prevent reoccurrence of nonconformities

Who Should Attend

This training program is designed for quality professionals in the Aviation, Space and Defense industries who are:

  • Individuals with the need to audit an organization’s AS9100D QMS
  • AS9100D supplier auditors and audit team leaders
  • Representatives from key functional groups involved in an organization’s AS9100D quality management system.
  • Trainers who want an effective method of explaining AS9100D to employees


Day 1

  • Process Approach
  • Process Identification: Customer Oriented Processes, Support Processes and Management Processes

Day 2

  • Understanding the AS9100D Standard

Day 3

  • Understanding the AS9100D Standard
  • Quality Management Principles
  • Auditing Skills

Day 4

  • Auditing Skills
  • Audit Applications

Day 5

  • Audit Applications
  • Written Examination

Delivery Details

Requirements for Successful Completion

  1. There are two elements involved in the evaluation and examination for successful completion of participants of this course: The continual evaluation of the student’s attitudes, auditing capability, performance as team members during role-playing, and communication skills (this is done independently by all instructors involved with the class).
  2. A written examination, which covers the content of AS9100 and the application of audit principles and practices based on ISO 19011. 75% of the examination grade is based on questions that require essay responses that test comprehension of the audit process and the application of AS9100, and the remainder of the examination grade is based on multiple choice, true/false or short answer questions.


  • Those who pass will receive a certificate of successful completion
  • Those who do not pass will receive a certificate of attendance
  • Note: Auditors wishing to receive AA/AEA certification must also complete the IAQG-Sanctioned Aerospace Auditor Transition Training