The ASQ Auditing Handbook, Fourth Edition
The handbook can be used by new auditors to gain an understanding of auditing. Experienced auditors will find it to be a useful reference. Audit managers and quality managers can use the handbook as a guide for leading their auditing programs. The handbook may also be used by trainers and educators as source material for teaching the fundamentals of auditing. Auditors from any industry must "learn the language of upper management" if they truly want to affect positive change throughout their environments.