ISO 39001 Lead Auditor

Why should you attend?

ISO 39001 Lead Auditor training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to perform a Road Traffic Safety Management System (RTSMS) audit by applying widely recognized audit principles, procedures and techniques.During this training course, you will acquire the knowledge and skills to plan and carry out internal and external audits in compliance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021-1 certification process.

Based on practical exercises, you will be able to master audit techniques and become competent to manage an audit program, audit team, communication with customers, and conflict resolution.

After acquiring the necessary expertise to perform this audit, you can sit for the exam and apply for a “PECB Certified ISO 39001 Lead Auditor” credential. By holding a PECB Lead Auditor Certificate, you will demonstrate that you have the capabilities and competencies to audit organizations based on best practices.

Who should attend?

Auditors seeking to perform and lead Road Traffic Safety Management System (RTSMS) certification audits
Managers or consultants seeking to master a Road Traffic Safety Management System audit process
Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with RTSMS requirements
Technical experts seeking to prepare for a Road Traffic Safety Management System audit
Expert advisors in Road Traffic Safety Management

Learning objectives

Understand the operations of a Road Traffic Safety Management System (RTSMS) based on ISO 39001
Acknowledge the correlation between ISO 39001 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
Understand an auditor’s role to: plan, lead and follow-up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011
Learn how to lead an audit and audit team
Learn how to interpret the requirements of ISO 39001 in the context of a RTSMS audit
Acquire the competencies of an auditor to: plan an audit, lead an audit, draft reports, and follow-up on an audit in compliance with ISO 19011

Educational approach

This training is based on both theory and best practices used in RTSMS audits
Lecture sessions are illustrated with examples based on case studies
Practical exercises are based on a case study which includes role playing and discussions
Practice tests similar to the Certification Exam


A fundamental understanding of ISO 39001 and comprehensive knowledge of audit principles.

ISO 39001 Introduction

ISO 39001 Foundation

ISO 39001 Lead Implementer