Virtual Auditing – enhancing your skills

90.00 Minutes

CPD Hours: 1


As virtual audits are becoming more frequent in today's audit landscape, it is essential to adapt and enhance your auditing capabilities. Technology is advancing rapidly, and virtual interactions are now a critical part of the auditing process. But how can we ensure that virtual audits are as effective as face-to-face interactions?

Virtual auditing offers the potential to accelerate audit investigations, reduce operational costs and improve auditor wellbeing through reduced travel. Its not merely arranging a ‘Teams’ meeting, it requires a special risk assessment, strategic planning and robust technical set up to conduct an effective audit.

Join Peter Deegan, RSSL’s Lead Auditor Training Tutor, as he guides you through the intricacies of virtual (remote/online) audits. In this comprehensive webinar, you’ll gain valuable insights and practical advice on planning and conducting effective virtual audits. Peter will walk you through a step wise process, from preparation to technical set up to assessment, reporting and follow up, all tailored specifically for virtual auditing.

This webinar is suitable for :

  • Pharmaceutical industry GMP/GDP professionals: conducting or planning virtual audits
  • Supplier professionals receiving audits who are aiming for better collaboration
  • Auditor professionals: using virtual methods seeking technical advice and looking to refine risk based assessments
  • Anyone interested in virtual auditing and staying ahead in this dynamic area

This webinar includes the following topics :

  • Virtual auditing - what is required?
  • Technical best practices that enable better engagement with the auditee
  • The challenge of viewing documents and records virtually - tips and techniques
  • Regulator views and guidance on virtual auditing
  • The future of virtual auditing, including advice for auditees
  • Q&A session

    At the end of this event you will:

    • Demonstrate improved awareness of virtual auditing best practice.
    • Understand what is required to conduct a virtual audit
    • Be able to prepare for and conduct a virtual audit with improved confidence and ability
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Meet the tutors

Peter Deegan

Peter is an experienced Pharmaceutical QA professional, with over 30 years GMP, ISO 9001 Quality Systems, audit and training experience.

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Practical virtual auditing skills

This is a unique practical auditing course, you will master the skills needed for successful virtual audits. Gain hands-on experience in planning and executing virtual audits, including mastering techniques for impactful opening meetings, effective two-way communication during virtual tours, use effective questioning techniques and optimise document and record review methods.