ISO 18788 Internal Auditor Training


Why should attend?

ISO 18788 Internal Auditor is a two-days training course which focuses on the concepts of private security operations and SOMS management, and provides an overall explanation of ISO 18788 requirements for a private security operations management system (SOMS). In this training course, you will be acquainted with the various aspects of a SOMS based on ISO 18788, such as the role of top management, identify the steps for defining, planning, organizing and scheduling necessary activities, requirements for performance evaluation, and the importance of continual improvement.

After completing this course, you can sit for the exam. If you successfully pass the exam, you can have Exemplar approved Internal Auditor Certificate. This certificate demonstrates that you have a general knowledge of ISO 18788 requirements for a SOMS and enables you to be part of SOMS implementation projects.

Who should attend?

People involved in the auditing, maintaining, or supervising of an SOMS should join this ISO 18788 internal auditor training course. This course is specially designed for the following:

  • SOMS internal auditors
  • SOMS managers and officers
  • SOMS professionals and consultants
  • Top management
  • Anyone interested in the SOMS management system
  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead private security operations management system (SOMS) internal audits

Learning objectives

  • After completion of this Online course for ISO 18788 lead auditor training, the users will be able to:

    • Familiarize yourself with ISO 18788 requirements in detail.
    • Know about the resource requirements and process requirements.
    • Understand the documentation required by ISO 18788.
    • Understand documentation and list of procedures to be maintained, and to check them as lead auditor.
    • Get the knowledge of internal auditing and use of audit checklist.
    • Know about the types of auditing and questioning techniques.
    • Familiarize yourself with principles & implementation of ISO 18788 lead audit programs in detail.
    • Get the ready-to-use audit checklist with clause-wise questions to perform an effective audit.

Educational approach

  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with practical questions and examples
  • Practical exercises include examples and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certificate Exam



Course Agenda 

    • Day-1

      • Session 1 : Overview of ISO 18788.
      • Session 2 : Requirements of ISO 18788 private security operations Management System.
      • Session 3 : Documented Information for ISO 18788 Implementation.
      • Session 4 : ISO 18788 Internal Audit Process.
      • Session 5 : ISO 18788 Audit Records.
      • Session 6:  Objectives & Plan.
    • Day-2
    • Detail overview of ISO 18788 requirements — All Clauses 

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