BSBSS00122BSBSS00128 - Audit and Compliance Short Course

The Mentor Education Auditing and Compliance Short Course (BSBSS00122 - Compliance Skill Set and the BSBSS00128 - Lead Auditor Skill Set) provides individuals an overview of both the skills and knowledge required to lead a quality audit across a wide-range of businesses and industries and the skills and knowledge required to understand, assess and work within compliance frameworks within an organisation.

Ideally suited to individuals where part of their job role includes leading audits within a range of industries and individuals working within a compliance framework, this course provides an overview of core fundamental topics including:

  • Preparation for and participation in quality audits as a member of a quality audit team.
  • Initiation, leading and reporting on the outcomes of quality audits
  • Identification of statutory, legislative and regulatory requirements
  • Identification and interpretation of a range of internal and external compliance requirements

Individuals may wish to undertake Mentor Education's nationally recognised BSB50920 - Diploma of Quality Auditing course, which provides a full formal auditing related diploma qualification.

Mentor Education’s BSBSS00122 - Compliance Skill Set and the BSBSS00128 - Lead Auditor Skill Set are both nationally recognised qualifications, complying with the AQF standard and ASQA standards for Registered Training Organisations.

Course Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded both the BSBSS00128 - Lead Auditor Skill Set and the BSBSS00122 - Compliance Skill Set. The units of competency from this course meet industry requirements for leading an audit in a range of industries.

Units from this skill set may contribute to credit towards BSB50920 Diploma of Quality Auditing.

Skill Set Entry Requirements

This is an open entry course with no pre-requisite qualifications.

We also recommend that students undertaking this course:

  • Are over 18 years of age at the time of commencement
  • Have successfully completed a year 12 certificate or equivalent
  • Have a strong grasp of computer/technical skills
  • Microsoft Office (or freeware equivalent) installed on their computer
  • Access to a reliable high-quality internet connection
  • Adequate literacy/numeracy skills

Course Duration

Students will be required to undertake 7 core units. Course units are delivered sequentially and should be completed over a 22-weeks period.

Skillset Outline

Core units

  • Participate in quality audits *
  • Initiate quality audits *
  • Lead quality audits *
  • Report on quality audits *
  • Work within compliance frameworks **
  • Interpret compliance requirements **
  • Evaluate and review compliance **

* Units from the BSBSS00128 - Lead Auditor Skill Set.
** Units from the BSBSS00122 - Compliance Skill Set.
Download a brochure for detailed course unit information.

Course Delivery

100% online learning.


Assessments will vary amongst individual units and may include:

  • Short Answer Questions
  • Long Answer Questions
  • Multiple Choice Questions
  • Case Study and Scenario’s
  • Projects
  • Presentations
  • Research Tasks
Activities that form part of the self-directed study and learning include:
  • Set reading (textbook/workbook)
  • Instructed research
  • Self-directed research
  • Forums

Online Learning Experience


Throughout their study time with Mentor Education, each student is supported by a fully resourced student support team trained in managing the needs of todays students.

Whilst completing their qualification, students are entitled to unlimited e-mail and phone support by our experienced student support team between Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm, so they are never left to feel ‘lost’ or stuck during their studies.

Learning Materials

Mentor Education has developed this qualification with student needs central to its structure.

The learning materials offered in this course are designed to give students exposure to what they would actually do in the workplace and includes textbooks, learner guides, study guides, PowerPoint presentations and live online classroom-based tutorials - all included in the initial enrolment fee with no more to pay.

Flexibility and Delivery

In addition to the accessible and easy to understand self-directed learning materials, the course gives students additional options on how to best engage with their study commitments.

Upfront payment

Full upfront course fee payments can be made for this course, with regular special discount offers available for upfront payments.

Payment Plans

Payment plans are available for this course. All payment plans require an upfront payment of a percentage of the course plus regular scheduled payments. If information in relation to a payment plan is not listed with a specific course, please call 1300 306 146 during business hours and speak to an Education Adviser to find out more about payment plan options. Unless stated, payment plans are not available with Partial Scholarships or on any discounted courses.

Flexible Delivery Options: Nationwide

Mentor specialises in providing professional education and training services to you anywhere, any-time. We appreciate that learning needs differ for each individual and organisation, which is why we allow you to select the approach that works best for you.

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