Aim of the course

Online ISO 22000 Internal Auditor Training aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to perform an internal audit of part of a food safety management system based on ISO 22000:2005 and report on the effective implementation and maintenance of the Management System in accordance with ISO 19011. However, this course does not address ISO 22000 in detail, and does not aim to equip students with the knowledge and skills to determine conformity, or otherwise, with ISO 22000. Students requiring the knowledge and skills to conduct entire Food Safety management system audits against ISO 22000 may undergo a FSMS Auditor / Lead Auditor training course.

Who can attend this course?

Online ISO 22000 Internal Auditor Training is for anyone who is involved in conducting or learning how to conduct internal audits of FSMS based on ISO 22000:2005

What are the benefits of attending this course?

You will:
• be better equipped to plan, conduct and follow-up on ISO 22000 audits
• develop skills to assess a food business operator’s (FBO) ability to manage and improve its FSMS
• have the ability to proactively contribute to the effectiveness of your organization’s FSMS
• have an understanding of food safety hazards and auditing food safety risk management

What is covered?

• Principles of auditing FSMS
• What’s an audit
• Initiating, planning, preparing, conducting, reporting and following-up FSMS audits.

What prior knowledge should I have?

It is highly recommended that you have prior knowledge of the following concepts:
• The Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) Cycle
• A basic knowledge of the concepts of Food Safety management including prerequisite programmes as specified in ISO/TS 22002-1 and HACCP principles
• Basic knowledge of the requirements of ISO 22000:2005 standards
• Commonly used terms and definitions
• The core elements of a management system.
• Prior knowledge can be gained by completing our online foundation course on FSMS.


Online ISO 22000 Internal Auditor Training can be completed within thirty days from the date of registration. All successful candidates will be awarded the FSMS (ISO 22000:2005) Internal Auditor certificate by Integrated Assessment Services.

Criteria for successful completion

The evaluation of this course will be based on the scores achieved in the final exam.
• Score a minimum of 60% in the final exam.

Quizzes and Final exam

Quizzes at the end of each module will have objective questions for which a right option has to be selected.
The final exam will have 3 sections:

Section A: will contain 10 objective questions carrying one mark each.

Section B: will have 4 short answer questions, each carrying five marks.

Section C: Two audit scenario case studies carrying ten marks each.