IRCA Accredited Course

ISO 14001:2015 Internal Auditor Course

IQMS
In Wokingham

£655
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Important information

  • Workshop
  • Wokingham
  • 8 hours of class
  • Duration:
    2 Days
  • When:
    January 2017
Description

This interactive two-day training programme aims to help delegates to understand and apply the principles and techniques that are required for conducting effective environmental audits. This course is registered with the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA).

A good system of auditing is one of the most effective methods of ensuring that the Environmental Management System (EMS) continues to meet its objectives and for control and for identifying improvements. Auditors need to be sufficiently competent in order to evaluate the EMS effectively if the organisation is to achieve the full benefit from its EMS and have confidence that it is achieving its objectives. This IRCA registered course focuses delegates on the most important attributes of a modern and effective environmental management system and helps them to understand the role of the auditor in its development and continual improvement. It introduces delegates to business environmental issues and relevant legislative issues. The course is based on auditing with the ISO 14001:2015 standard.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Jan-2017
Wokingham
Easthampstead Park, RG40 3DF, Berkshire, England

Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

To enable delegates to effectively plan, perform, evaluate and report the results of internal environmental audits with confidence. To help delegates understand the key attributes of an efficient and effective environmental management system and the role of the internal auditor in its continual improvement and development.

· Who is it intended for?

This course is essential for those who will undertake internal environmental audits, or who will be required to plan, manage and implement internal audit programmes. Other people who find this course useful are team leaders and supervisors with EMS, who are looking to broaden their awareness of environmental issues in order to understand how they can improve their overall contribution to the success of the business. The course does not require any past auditing or environmental management system experience.

· Qualification

Delegates successfully completing the course will be awarded an IRCA registered certificate (A17947).

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What you'll learn on the course

EMS
EMS
As well as ISO 14000 series standards
Management
IT Management
IT Auditing
Auditing
ISO
Confidence Training
IT Development
Audit
International
An understanding of Env management principals & concepts
As well as ISO 14000 series standards

Teachers and trainers (1)

Wendy Bowman
Wendy Bowman
Senior Consultant

Course programme

Introduction

This interactive two-day training programme aims to help delegates to understand and apply the principles and techniques that are required for conducting effective environmental audits. This course is registered with the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA).

A good system of auditing is one of the most effective methods of ensuring that the Environmental Management System (EMS) continues to meet its objectives and for control and for identifying improvements. Auditors need to be sufficiently competent in order to evaluate the EMS effectively if the organisation is to achieve the full benefit from its EMS and have confidence that it is achieving its objectives. This IRCA registered course focuses delegates on the most important attributes of a modern and effective environmental management system and helps them to understand the role of the auditor in its development and continual improvement. It introduces delegates to business environmental issues and relevant legislative issues. The course is based on auditing with the ISO 14001:2015 standard.

Who Should Attend?
This course is essential for those who will undertake internal environmental audits, or who will be required to plan, manage and implement internal audit programmes. Other people who find this course useful are team leaders and supervisors with EMS, who are looking to broaden their awareness of environmental issues in order to understand how they can improve their overall contribution to the success of the business. The course does not require any past auditing or environmental management system experience.

Course Objectives
To enable delegates to effectively plan, perform, evaluate and report the results of internal environmental audits with confidence. To help delegates understand the key attributes of an efficient and effective environmental management system and the role of the internal auditor in its continual improvement and development.

Course Content

• Basic environmental thinking and risk-based concepts
• Structure and principles of an environmental management system
• Plan-Do-Check-Act methodology, environmental management principles
• Overview of key ISO 14001:2015 requirements
• Auditors roles and responsibilities
• Types of environmental audit
• Effective auditing techniques and good audit practices
• Reporting valid findings and managing corrective actions

What Are The Benefits?

This course, combined with an ISO 14001 foundation course, satisfies the formal training requirements for those wishing to register with the IRCA as an Internal EMS Auditor. Successful delegates will be equipped with the technical skills and knowledge required to plan, conduct and report internal EMS audits. Delegates also find the interactive nature of the course, it’s challenging content and extensive use of team-based exercises an enjoyable and effective way to learn.

Certification
Delegates successfully completing the course will be awarded an IRCA registered certificate (A17947).


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