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ASQ Dallas' Audit Special Interest Group

Diana will be presenting for the Audit Special Interest Group (ASIG) of American Society for Quality (ASQ) Dallas. Reserve your spot today!

Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Time: 6:00pm Central Time

Topic: "Polish Your Auditing Skills: Become an Awesome Auditor!"

RSVP to reserve your spot today by emailing [email protected] before 6:00pm Central Time on Monday, September 13th.

Description:
You’ve completed auditor training and struggled through some audits. Are you ready to polish your skills so both you and your auditees reduce the related stress? Do you yearn to provide value to the organization and earn respect as an effective auditor? There is a big difference between learning the mechanics of doing internal audits and being an effective auditor. It takes practice to be comfortable interacting with your colleagues and writing understandable and motivating audit reports. Lessons learned from years of conducting and teaching auditing will be shared to help you avoid pitfalls and to be successful. The content in this presentation applies to any management system audit (e.g., ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 17025, and more).

The interactive session will cover:

  • Auditor soft skills that make a difference
  • Auditee perceptions and how to interact successfully
  • Common mistakes for the stages of an audit and tips to avoid them
  • Writing findings for clarity and avoiding debate
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ASQ Canada Conference: Risk and Resilience

Diana Baldi and Susan Gorveatte will be co-presenting at the American Society for Quality (ASQ) Canada conference. We would love for you to join us!

Date: October 4, 2021

Time: 1:00pm ET

Topic: "Balancing Risk in Remote Audits"

Description:
COVID-19 has changed how we operate including how we conduct audits. With so much Information and Communication Technology with us now, remote audits are effectively being conducted in place of face-to-face meetings but require effective preparation and risk consideration. Find out if remote audits are suitable for your company and understand the risks involved in using technology to access a wide range of information and data.

Goals of this session are for you to perform successful remote audits with effective communication and leadership skills while remaining true to the purpose of the audit. Build your confidence in remote auditing, while learning skills you can apply immediately within your organization.

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Formal Training Course

Through SAI Global

Dates: October 5-7, 2021

Topic: Auditing an Integrated Management System - ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001

Description:
"Combine your OHS, quality and environmental management systems into a single integrated management system to increase your efficiency and profitability while reducing your operating costs."

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Formal Training Course

Through SAI Global

Dates: December 6-9, 2021

Topic: ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor

Description:
"Receive concentrated and comprehensive training in the theory and practice of auditing an Environment Management System based on ISO 14001:2015. Gain a practical understanding of the responsibilities of a environmental auditor, and the techniques and methodologies required to effectively audit an EMS."

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