Audit Process and Methodology
The document serves to outline the required best practice guidelines for the implementation of the WIETA approved audit process and methodology. They cover all steps to be taken prior, during and after an audit. The Audit Process and Methodology has been benchmarked against the Global Social Compliance Programme’s (‘GSCP’) reference documentation.
Non-Compliance Classification Guidance on Best Practice, Observations, Major, Minor and Critical Non-Compliances.Auditors will classify non‐compliances, observations and good practice examples to indicate the relative importance of each.
Auditor Competency requirements
WIETA’s requirements for auditor competence is in line with international standards as set out by the Global Social Compliance Programme Reference Tools and as supported by the SEDEX SMETA requirements in the UK.