ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Training

Course Objective

The aim of this course is to familiarize participants to the IRCA Lead Auditor Level. The course provides skills, knowledge and understanding of principles and practices of internal and external auditing of Environmental Management Systems (EMS). On successful completion of the course, the delegates will be capable of performing effective audits of companies’ Environmental Management Systems, reporting the outcome and determine whether or not it meets the requirements of the ISO 14000 series.

Course Content

  • Philosophy and fundamental principles of ISO 14000 series
  • A brief review of the requirements of ISO 14001 standard
  • Definitions, purpose, objectives and benefits of ISO14001 auditing
  • An explanation of audits, their purpose and planning and the way to approach, perform and report an audit
  • Scheduling and planning of ISO 14001 EMS internal and external audits
  • Auditor’s responsibilities, personnel attributes and Auditor selection
  • Successful tools and techniques for ISO 14001 EMS auditing
  • ISO 14001 EMS auditing as a tool for continual improvement
  • Effective reporting & follow-up of ISO 14001 EMS auditing
  • Auditor Registration Scheme
  • Examination

Who Should Attend

All levels of management who are involved in implementing ISO 14001 EMS internal and external auditing
All levels of management who plan, execute and follow up ISO 14001 EMS internal and external auditing

Course Delivery

All courses will be held in hotels or can be held at customers premises as required
Fee includes coffee/tea and lunch break

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