OHSAS 18001 Lead Auditor Training

(IRCA No – AO17561)

Course Objective

The aim of this course is to qualify participants to the Lead Auditor Level. The course provides skills, knowledge and understanding of principles and practices of auditing of OHSAS 18001. On successful completion of the course, the delegates will be capable of performing effective audits of companies’ OHSAS 18001, reporting the outcome and determine whether or not it meets the requirements of the OHSAS 18001 standard.

Course Content

  • Philosophy and the fundamental principles of OHSAS 18000 series
  • Detailed review of the requirements of OHSAS 18001 standard
  • Definitions, purpose, objectives and benefits of OHSAS 18001 auditing
  • Planning / preparation and execution of OHSAS 18001 auditing
  • An explanation of audits, their purpose and planning, and the way to approach, perform and report an audit
  • Successful tools and techniques for OHSAS 18001 auditing
  • Effective reporting & follow up of OHSAS 18001 auditing
  • Auditor’s responsibilities, personnel attributes and Auditor selection
  • OHSAS 18001 auditing as a tool for continual improvement
  • Auditor Registration Scheme
  • Examination

Who Should Attend

  • All levels of management who are involved in implementing OHSAS 18001 SMS internal and external auditing
  • All levels of management who plan, execute and follow up OHSAS 18001 SMS internal and external auditing

Course Delivery

  • All courses are held at hotels and can be held at customers premises if required
  • Fee includes coffee/tea & lunch

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