ISO 14001 Environmental Management System Lead Auditor Training Course (PECB)

Gain in-depth understanding of EMS audit requirements

Gain in-depth understanding of EMS audit requirements

training schedule

  • 22nd-26th August 2022: ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor (PECB)
    9 am to 6 pm | 5 Days
  • 24th-28th October 2022: ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor (PECB)
    9 am to 6 pm | 5 Days
  • 5th-9th December 2022: ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor (PECB)
    9 am to 6 pm | 5 Days

ABOUT THE LEAD AUDITOR COURSE

The purpose of this training course is to provide knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third-party energy management systems (EMS) audits against ISO 14001, in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO 17021, as applicable. Capitalizing on the powerful Accelerated Learning Technique, this course spends a good portion of the time on discussions, exercises and case studies. It will help the participants consolidate knowledge and acquire hands-on experience that is instrumental in their capacity as an EMS auditor or environmental/sustainability function personnel.

Students who pass the continuous assessment and the 2-hour closed book examination will receive a Certificate of Achievement. Based on PECB policy, this course satisfies the training requirement for certification as a PECB registered EMS Lead Auditor/Auditor.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN FROM THE COURSE?

Upon completion, successful students will be able to:

Knowledge
• Describe the purpose of an energy management system, EMS standards, management system audit, third-party certification and the business benefits of improved performance of the EMS
• Explain the role of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow up an EMS audit in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO 17021 where appropriate);

Skills
• Plan, conduct, report, and follow up an audit of an EMS to establish conformity (or otherwise) with ISO 14001 and in accordance with ISO 19011.

Topics to be covered in this course include:

• General Introduction
• Quality Management Principles, Vocabulary, and ISO 14001 requirements
• Stage 1 Audit (including document review)
• Audit Planning
• Process auditing and audit Skills
• Writing NC reports and audit reporting
• Audit follow up

WHAT IS THE COURSE METHODOLOGY?

There is a balance between knowledge-based presentations, discussions, exercises, and case studies. About two-thirds of the time, the expert will spend on activity-based learning to discuss a mock examination paper throughout the course to help students become familiar with the style of the questions.
The participants will receive the certificate only if they complete the 100% total attendance.

WHO SHOULD TAKE THE COURSE?

This course is specially designed for:
• Staff who has with the responsibility to develop and maintain an EMS
• All EMS auditors who wish to acquire an internationally recognized auditor status
• Those who wish to explore career opportunities in management system auditing
Prerequisite: A fundamental understanding of ISO 14001 and comprehensive knowledge of audit principles.

WHO IS THE COURSE ADVISOR?

With a global vision, PECB offers personal development programmes and training solutions to individuals and multinationals.

PECB is an organization which provides education and certification under ISO/IEC 17024 for individuals in a wide range of disciplines.

PECB helps professionals and organizations show commitment and competence by providing them with valuable education, evaluation and certification against rigorous internationally recognized standards. All local tutors are qualified directly by PECB through a series of competence tests. PECB training courses are delivered in over fifty countries with stringent quality assurance measures to ensure world-class delivery.

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