Why should you attend?  

ISO 13053 Lead Auditor training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to audit Six Sigma processes 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 a Six Sigma audit, audit team, and enhance customer satisfaction and process improvement.

After acquiring the necessary expertise to perform this audit, you can sit for the exam and apply for a “PECB Certified ISO 13053 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?

  • Managers or consultants seeking to master the audit of Six Sigma processes or projects
  • Auditors involved in the assessment of organizations process improvement techniques
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for a Six Sigma audit
  • Individuals responsible for integrating Six Sigma recommendations within an organization

Learning objectives

  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO 13053, ISO 9001 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Understand the operations of Six Sigma processes based on ISO 13053
  • Understand an auditor’s role to: plan, lead and follow-up on an audit
  • Learn how to interpret the recommendations of ISO 13053 in the context of a Six Sigma audit
  • Learn how to assess the process improvement techniques employed by organizations

Educational approach

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


 A fundamental understanding of ISO 13053 and comprehensive knowledge of audit principles.