CQI | IRCA Certified training Course Ref. No. :1648

ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Course Online

Aim of ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Course Online

The aim of the ISO 14001 Lead Auditor course online provided by EAS is to train individuals in auditing environmental management systems in accordance with ISO 14001. Individuals will be taught how to conduct an audit following the requirements laid down by ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021. On completing this course, individuals will have gained knowledge in the structure of environmental management systems. They will be able to conduct first, second, and third-party audits of an organization's environmental management system.

Course Details

The ISO 14001 lead auditor course online teaches how to prepare for and conduct effective environmental management systems (EMS) audits.  It provides an overview of the ISO 14001 EMS, lessons on auditing principles and techniques, practice in performing a lead audit, and feedback on draft reports. The course includes real-life case studies with challenging situations that the learner must resolve. This IRCA certified course also includes a section on an environmental performance evaluation that covers how to conduct an audit in accordance with ISO 19011 and provides guidance on evaluating the effectiveness of an EMS based on ISO 14001.

Course Duration: 5 days, 40 hours through Zoom Video Conferencing

Who Can Attend ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Training Online?

Anyone concerned or have work connected to the following areas are encouraged to apply for ISO 14001 lead auditor training online:

  • Pollution Control Specialists
  • Environmental Consultants
  • Environmental Auditors
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Consultants
  • Top management or middle management of any organization implementing ISO 14001
  • Environmental Engineers

What is Covered?

  • Overview of EMS
  • Review of ISO 14001 requirements
  • Fundamentals of audits
  • Auditor roles, responsibilities, knowledge, and skills
  • EMS Audit – overview
  • Planning the EMS audit
  • Performing the audit
  • Reporting and following up an audit

What Prior Knowledge Should I Have?

Individuals who wish to apply for ISO 14001 lead auditor course online must have the following basic knowledge:

  • ISO standard terminology and definitions
  • PDCA Cycle
  • ISO 14001 requirements
  • Experience or understanding of conducting ISO 14001 internal audits

Individuals who may not have the required knowledge are encouraged to take the ISO 14001 Internal Auditor Course before enrolling in ISO 14001 lead auditor training.

Benefits of ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Training Online

  • Improve career prospects
  • Gain a globally recognized IRCA Lead Auditor certification
  • Learn the principles and techniques of auditing
  • Learn how to identify ways to improve an environmental management system
  • Gain the skills required to conduct first, second, and third-party audits of ISO 14001 management systems
  • Assist companies in achieving ISO 14001 certification

Method of Learning

The ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Course online is designed for working individuals; thus, the method of learning is flexible. The entire course will be conducted using Zoom Video Conferencing software. An EAS-qualified trainer will provide personalized attention throughout the course. The trainer will monitor and give feedback on trainees' progress. The following activities will take place throughout the course:

  • Live presentations by trainers who have industry-specific knowledge and experience in conducting lead audits of ISO management systems.
  • Group activities through Zoom Video screen sharing
  • Real-life case studies and group discussions to solidify understanding of course concepts
  • Self-evaluation exercises
  • Knowledge checks
  • Quizzes for better retention of knowledge taught in lectures

Criteria for Successful Completion

IRCA Examination: The IRCA examination will be conducted on the 5th day of the program. Candidates should score a minimum of 70% on the examination to be awarded ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Course Completion Certification.

CQI-IRCA Certification Benefits

Successful completion of the ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Training Online will enable an individual to gain IRCA certification. The certification is globally recognized and has become a benchmark for identifying quality auditors. This allows for individuals to perform ISO 14001 lead audits anywhere in the world. Additionally, IRCA certified individuals are automatically qualified to become members of the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI), which enhances credibility and provides a host of business opportunities.

How to Register

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IRCA ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor
- Virtual Classroom

Environmental Management System | EMS-IRCA-LA-VIR

Course Duration : 5 Days