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Marine Internal Lead Auditor (MILA) Course

This two-day, USCG reviewed and recognized course is designed to learn and practice the specific skills, knowledge and abilities needed to conduct and lead internal audits for commercial marine companies.


Who Should Attend:


  • Marine Personnel wishing to learn more about auditing principles and techniques involved with Internal Auditing. Designated Persons should attend this course to better understand the systems auditing methods. Organizations will benefit by having several persons trained as internal auditors.

Course Highlights include:


  • Aspects of ISO 19011: Guidelines for Auditing Management System

  • Management System Fundamentals

  • Plan-Do-Check-Act Continual Improvement Model

  • Management System Standards: RCP, ISO 9001, TSMS, ISM Code, TMSA3 requirements for internal audits

  • History of Marine Auditing

  • Purpose and types of audits

  • Subchapter M TSMS Objectives

  • Characteristics of Effective Internal System Audits

  • Phases of the Audit

  • Competence for Internal Auditors

  • Audit Procedures

  • Reports and Non-conformity statements (including tracking, closing out, and CAPA)


Practical exercises, quizzes, a final exam and active participation is required to earn your certificate. This fast paced, informative course will support continual improvement in your organization, and give you the confidence for success. Our average rating is about 4.9 out of 5. People get a lot out of this course.

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