RCS Training
ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Course
EMS Auditor/Lead Auditor based on ISO 14001:2015, the course teaches the principles and practices of effective environmental management systems (EMSs) and process audits in accordance with the ISO 14000 series of standards and ISO 19011:2002, “Guidelines for Quality and/or Environmental Management Systems Auditing.” Experienced instructors guide students through the entire audit process, from managing an audit program to reporting on audit results. Students gain necessary auditing skills through a balance of formal classroom tutorials, practical role-playing, group workshops, and open forum discussions.
Course Certification :
IRCA Certified Course
Delegates completing the course will be presented with an IRCA certificate for lead auditors.
Who should attend? :

Individuals interested in conducting first-party, second party, or third-party audits

Environmental management representatives

Quality Managers

Regulatory affairs managers

Health, safety, and environmental managers

Cross-functional team members of an implementation project

Benefits :

The knowledge and skills to effectively audit your management system

To conduct a risk assessment of the effectiveness and maturity of your management system

The ability to conduct second party and third party audits for your supply chain

Course Pre-requisites:
It is recommended that any delegate attending this course has prior knowledge of ISO 14001
Learning Objectives :

Understand EMS definitions, concepts and guidelines

Understand the purpose of the ISO 14000 series

Understand the requirements of the EMS standard

Identify aspects and impacts

Manage an audit program

Initiate the audit and conduct opening meetings

Understand auditor responsibilities

Conduct on-site activities

Understand environmental legislation

Communicate effectively during the audit

Generate audit findings

Prepare audit conclusions

Conduct closing meetings

Reporting audit results

Conduct an audit follow-up

Understand the certification process

Course Structure:
The course duration is 40 hours in 5 days.