ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor  Course

Environmental Management Systems / Lead Auditor Course

This highly interactive, intensive and challenging 5-day training programme is designed for those people who require and in-depth understanding of auditing techniques and skills associated with the Lead Auditor role.Duration – 5 Days

Who should attend?

  • Those who will be involved in auditing Environmental Management Systems either in-depth internally or as 2nd or 3rd party auditors
  • Managers who are responsible for EMS audits
  • This course is suitable for those new to both auditing and ISO 14001, as well as auditors in other disciplines such as QMS and H&S

Prerequisites

Those attending this course are expected to have prior knowledge of the following:

  • Environmental Management principles and concepts
  • The Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle
  • Environmental issues including an appreciation of environmental protection and pollution prevention and control
  • Environmental management terms and definitions
  • Appreciation of environmental compliance issues
  • Environmental management terms and definitions
  • Typical structures for environmental management systems including process-based systems

Structure, content and requirements of ISO 14001:2015

  • This knowledge can be gained in a number of ways:
  • Previous experience and existing knowledge
  • Attending an IRCA ISO 14001 Foundation course – or equivalent
  • Reading or self-study

objective

Through the combination of interactive tutorials, workshops, photo site tour, case studies and simulated audits, the ISO 14001 Lead Auditor training course will enable delegates to:

  • Apply the requirements and principles of ISO 14001 to the specific processes and needs of your company as well as those of your suppliers
  • Assess compliance of an organisation to meet your company’s own internal or external (eg. Certification Body) requirements.
  • Plan, develop and implement an internal audit process appropriate to your organisation and which supports your environmental policy.
  • Conduct audits to professional criteria with confidence, gathering objective evidence through observation, interviewing, document trails to provide factual audit reports that will facilitate improvements to the EMS.

content

  • Auditing the requirements of ISO 14001:2015
  • Key focus areas for auditing core environmental processes
  • Overview of auditing for compliance
  • Objectives and types of environmental audits
  • Roles and responsibilities of auditors and of lead auditors
  • Auditor skills & development
  • Processes and techniques for planning, conducting & reporting audits
  • Audit follow-up activities and auditing for continual improvement
  • Effective audit planning, execution and reporting based on current auditing standards
  • Identifying valid findings, non-conformities and corrective action management

Venue: DU&T Hall, Ikeja, Lagos.
Registration Details: DU&T Consulting, 0016102526 GTBank Plc
Enquiry: 08033746076, 08182704246 or emmanuel@dutconsulting.com

DU&T Consulting, 5 Afisman Drive, Anifowose, Ikeja, Lagos.  www.dutconsulting.com