We offer both public and in-house face-to-face and virtual auditor training, and we also offer recognition of prior learning (RPL). Our public courses are delivered in all of the major centres in Australia, covering Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Auckland, Perth, and Sydney. You can enrol online or simply call 1300 95 96 92.
In order to begin the certification process, the applicant must currently hold a minimum of Exemplar Global – AU, along with a scheme (such as Exemplar Global – QM, Exemplar Global – EM, or Exemplar Global – OH 45001), all of which are offered in our training.
Once you have gained the appropriate units, you are able to begin the certification process with Exemplar Global.
You can read more here or for more information, either contact us on 1300 95 96 92, or contact Exemplar Global in Australia on 02 4728 4614.
Our courses are recognized internationally by Exemplar Global. Our shorter courses offer Lead Auditor qualifications in the following disciplines:
- Quality management systems
- OH&S management systems
- Environmental management systems
- Food Safety management systems
- Information Security management systems
- Business Continuity
You can tie together Quality, OHS, and Environmental management systems into a single 5 day Integrated Management Systems Lead Auditor (IMS) course. We also offer a two day “Becoming a skilled lead auditor” course, suitable for people for conducting supplier and/or internal audits.
ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an independent, non-governmental membership organization and the world’s largest developer of voluntary International Standards. ISO are made up of our 164 member countries who are the national standards bodies around the world. ISO are based in Geneva, Switzerland. The main ISO standards for management systems are:
- ISO 9001 Quality management systems – requirements
- ISO 14001 Environmental management systems – requirements
- ISO 22000 Food safety management
- ISO 45001 Occupational health and safety management systems – requirements which is due for release in 2018
- ISO 27001 Information Technology – Security techniques – Information Security management systems – requirements
- ISO 22301 Societal security – Business continuity management systems – requirements
While we endeavour to make your experience with the PwC’s Training Academy & Certification pleasurable and rewarding, if you feel you have been unfairly treated, or improperly assessed for the competency which you have studied.
Firstly, please speak to the presenter. If you are required to be reassessed, that can be arranged at no additional expense to you, the client. Further, if you are still deemed not yet competent, we can arrange for you to attend a second public training course, also at no additional cost.
If this is not suitable or for non-training related concerns, please contact in writing Tom Barham, Director of Training at . We will formalise the concern and respond to you in writing. If at any time, you feel this is not appropriate or you are unhappy with the way we have dealt with your concern, you may contact Exemplar Global, who will assist in the resolution, and in which PwC’s Training Academy will cooperate fully in the process.
Exemplar Global are a global organization that certifies both individuals and training providers. Exemplar Global personnel certification includes auditors, engineers, technicians and consultants. Training providers are third party certified for the courses they deliver.
Exemplar Global was previously two organizations, RABQSA International and iNARTE.
iNARTE, (eye-NAR-tee) is an independent, non-profit association which provides certification to qualifying individuals in the fields of Telecommunications, Electromagnetic Compatibility/Interference, Electrostatic Discharge Control, and Product Safety. iNARTE along with RABQSA International merged in June 2012 and have become Exemplar Global.
RABQSA International designs, develops, and certifies both individuals and training providers. RABQSA International along with iNARTE merged in June 2012 and have become Exemplar Global.
If you are seeking recognition of your knowledge, skills and qualifications Exemplar Global offers personal certification. Personal certification is often a prerequisite to employment for the auditing and inspection industries and provides assurance to employers and customers that you have the necessary knowledge, skills, attributes and experience and can provide value to their organization.
Personal certification as an Auditor or a Lead Auditor is for those people who want to have their knowledge and skills as auditors recognised at a higher level.
Typically, this is for people who are conducting audits for, or on behalf of,
- A third party organisation, such as a certification body
- A government regulator
- A professional services firm
- A consultancy performing audits or inspections
Once you have completed your studies with us, you will be able to register as a provisional auditor with Exemplar Global. Contact us on 1300 95 96 92 for more information.
We take bookings up until the day prior to the training commence as long as there are places available, although it is always best to book in advance to secure your place. For your peace of mind we never cancel a course – so you can book with confidence.
We offer public face to face and virtual training in all of the major cities in Australia and in Auckland in New Zealand. If you are unable to travel, please look at the virtual public courses we have available or you can get a group together and we will come to you. It may be easier and better value for us to deliver training at your location, depending on the size of your group. Either call 1300 95 96 92 or email for a quote.
Yes lunch is provided as well as morning tea and refreshments at our face to face public courses. If you have any dietary requirements we can cater for these also.
Yes. Our courses are certified by Exemplar Global and therefore you qualifications will be recognised internationally.
There is no requirement to do any pre-reading prior to any of our courses.
You will need to bring along some identification, a driving licence is ideal. We provide everything else for you, such as all the training materials, refreshments including morning tea and lunch and there is no homework. Our training is conducted in modern easily accessible training facilities.
Our training is held in the CBD of Australia and New Zealand’s major cities including, Adelaide, Auckland, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth, and Sydney. Our virtual training is held on our virtual learning platform.
Our trainers are both professional auditors and competent trainers. Our trainers come with a wealth of experience both in auditing and in training and this ensures a delivery that is both practical and enjoyable.
Yes, our courses can be tailored to suit your specific requirements, whether they are, for example;
- For your specific organization type,
- Your people’s availability,
- Your location.
Yes, we can train your auditors at your premises. If you do not have a room that is suitable we can arrange a venue that is local for you.
No. All of the work, including assessment, is completed during course time.
All the assessment is completed during the course time, there is no homework and no work to complete after the course has finished.
The internationally recognised competency units remain current as long as the international standard they align with remains unchanged. This is normally for around 7 or so years. When an international standard gets updated a short transition course is developed to ensure people remain competent.
If you wish to register with Exemplar Global as a certified auditor and it has been more than two years since you have gained your auditing competency units, Exemplar Global will simply ask you to complete a short exam for you to demonstrate your competency.
Certificates are issued promptly upon completion of the course and posted via Australia Post. Postage times will vary depending on your location.
Yes, indicating the internationally recognised Exemplar Global competency units.
No, PwC’s Training Academy is able to offer you payment plans and other flexible payment terms. You are able to secure your spot today and pay when you are able.
PwC’s Training Academy offers a variety of payment options, including direct debit, BPAY, credit card, and cheque. Your invoice for your training will include all available payment options.
Course Cancellations and Transfers
Definitely not. Once we have scheduled a course – it runs. We recognise that people lead busy lives and need certainty with their bookings. Once you have enrolled we guarantee that the course will run.
You have three options available – you can either transfer your enrolment to a more suitable date, send another attendee along in your place, or cancel your enrolment. There may be fees involved with a cancelled enrolment, and you will be informed of these and the situations in which they may occur at the time of enrolment.