The Business Management System (BMS) and the business processes of an organization
must be audited to ensure they are working effectively as documented. Omnex uses
the “process approach” to auditing, including audits focused on “business performance”.
Omnex’s CTO and Founder, Chad Kymal, conducted the first worldwide witness audit
to QS-9000 and has also published four books on audits and audit methodologies.
Omnex is the only organization in the world to conduct a certified Lead Auditor
Course on auditing Integrated Management Systems.
Omnex’s hallmark approach is to audit processes using audit trails is shown in Figure
In order to develop well-qualified auditors, Omnex takes auditors through a progressive
training program from internal, to lead, to advanced integrated auditing. This progression
can be seen in Figure 11.
Omnex offers internal, lead and advanced auditor courses in QMS (ISO 9001), EMS
(ISO 14001), OHSMS (OHSAS 18001), Food Safety Management Systems (FSSC 22000), Integrated
Management Systems, Laboratory Management Systems (ISO 17025), and many other management