NQA-1 Lead Auditor Training – Online, Instructor-Led – December 3-6, 2024



Course Dates: December 3-6, 2024

Daily Schedule – Times are US Eastern
Day 1  9:00am – 4:30pm
Day 2  9:00am – 4:30pm
Day 3  9:00am – 4:30pm
Day 4  9:00am – 12:00pm

Exam to be provided after the completion of Day 4.  Examinee may take the exam anytime within 14 days after the completion of the course.

Information Covered:

  • Detailed line-by-line interpretation of the requirements of ASME NQA-1 including the requirements of the 1994, 2008 (09 addenda), 2015 and other relevant revisions.
  • Direction on performing as the Lead Auditor (Audit Team Leader) and management of the audit process.
  • The Nuclear Audit Process including creating audit plans, checklists, reporting, and follow-up.
  • Curriculum follow the requirements of ASME NQA-1 Requirement 2 and ANSI N45.2.23 for training and examination requirements for Lead Auditor
  • Preparation for the Lead Auditor Examination

Who Should Attend:
Prospective Lead Auditors and Nuclear Quality Managers/Engineers.  Also, those working in Inspection, Production, Purchasing, and other areas that implement nuclear programs requirements.

Upon Completion:
Attendees will receive a “Certificate of Training” documenting that they have successfully completed training to the requirements of NQA-1 and for performing as lead auditor.

For those intending to be certified as lead auditors, at completion of training, attendee is eligible to take the NQA-1 Lead Auditor examination – a 100-question multiple choice industry recognized exam. (No additional fee.)

ONLINE Format:
Secure MS TEAMS meetings are currently used.  The Course Instructor will be presenting the course materials live and providing for interactive presentations and discussion.

No prerequisites; however, reviewing the ASME NQA-1 standard prior to attending this course is helpful.

100% refund is provided for cancellations made with 5 business days or more notice. For those with less that 5 business days notice, a 50% refund will be provided.  Substitutions for any attendee can be done at any time.