Highfield Level 3 Award in Effective Auditing and Inspection

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Introduction

This qualification provides learners with theoretical knowledge on how to effectively carry out audits/inspections, including:
– The purpose of audits/inspections
– The role of the auditor/inspector
– How to methodically approach the planning of audits/inspections
– How to collect and analyse data and the purpose and content of an audit/inspection report.

Aimed at supervisors, team leaders, chefs, QA staff and managers working in a variety of industries where verification, auditing (including internal auditing and supplier auditing) or inspection undertaken, such as – sectors in food industry, consumer products, hospitals, laboratories, pharmaceutical, wharehouse and retail.

This qualification is also suitable for student environmental health officers.

Course code

SHAI

Location

Dumfries and Stranraer Campus

Duration

1 day, 09:00 – 17:00

Price

£165.00

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this qualifiction. However, it is recommended that candidates have suitable technical knowledge of the relevant practices and procedures which will be subject to audit/inspection.

Learners must be aged 16 or above.

Course Content

Learning outcomes:

1. Understand the importance of undertaking effective auditing/inspection
2. Understand the competencies and characteristics of an effective auditor/inspector
3. Understand the importance of a planned approach to conducting effective audits/inspections
4. Understand how to analyse and use evidence collected to inform the audit/inspection process

Assessments

Multiple choice assessment

Additional funding information

No One Left Behind Training Allowance
Dumfries and Galloway Local Employability partnership (Funded by the Scottish Government) are proud to be working in partnership with DG College to offer eligible individuals funding to learn new, work-related skills and training.

You can use the money to build the skills you need for a job or get some training to take your career to the next level.

And because it’s not a loan, you don’t have to pay it back.

Check if you are eligible then follow the registration process.

Are you eligible?

You must meet all of the following criteria

  • 16 years of age or older
  • Resident in Dumfries and Galloway
  • Have the right to work and live in the UK.
  • Unemployed and looking to get back into work OR in employment and claiming an income-based benefit (i.e Universal Credit)

AND at least one of the following characteristics: (hyperlink to the definitions)

  • Parents with a child under the age of 19 (still registered in full time education)
  • Armed Forces Veteran
  • Asylum Seeker
  • Care Experienced
  • Caring responsibilities
  • Childcare needs
  • Criminal Convictions
  • Homeless or affected by housing inclusion.
  • Long Term health condition/ illness
  • No Limited work experience.
  • Refugee
  • Substance related conditions
  • Lack of Transport

If you meet the criteria, you could receive the full cost of your course fee.

Apply for your No One Left Behind Grant

To access support with the fees you must register with DG Works. Just follow the link or use the QR code. If you are already registered, please contact your Employment Key Worker for next steps.

Once you have completed the registration form and your eligibility has been checked someone from DG Works (part of Dumfries and Galloway Council) will contact you to ask you to provide the following evidence:

  • Reside in Scotland (e.g. evidence address)
  • Working Age (e.g. birth certificate)
  • Right to Live & Work in the UK (e.g. evidence of benefits)

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If you have any questions please contact 01387 260035 or email DGEmployability@dumgal.gov.uk

Course Contact Details

If you would like more information or to reserve a place on a course, please get in touch.

Telephone: 01387 734199
E-mail:shortcourses@dumgal.ac.uk

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