ISO 14001:2004 Internal Auditor Training

This course is designed to meet the specific needs of your company in fulfilling the EMS 14001:2004 environmental specific requirements for competent, knowledgeable, and well trained internal auditors and includes hands-on development of environmental processes, audit planning, and auditing exercises. The course was developed by a former president of a registrar, former owner of an accreditation body, certified auditors, and portions of this training have been used by multiple registrars for training their auditors to the process approach.

The course is applicable for both new auditors as well as auditors with past experience that just want to improve their skills. Based on the ISO19011 Guidance for Quality and Environmental Auditing this course describes auditor skill requirements as well as all the steps of an audit; from audit planning through closing meetings and follow-ups on corrective actions. Significant attention is given to developing and using a “Process Approach” as required by the standard. Each course is customized using real company processes and examples. The course includes actual audits of key areas of your company. The final audit report can be used as partial fulfillment of your company’s requirement for an annual internal audit.

Course Agenda:

  • Introduction and background to EMS 14001:2004
  • Process Auditing theory and skills development
    • Identifying environmental processes,
    • Process auditing tools – process flows, process matrix, turtle diagrams,
    • Best practices
  • EMS 14001:2004 requirements and interpretations
  • Hands-on Process Auditing exercises

Learning Objectives:

  • Improved auditor skills for EMS 14001:2004 requirements
  • Introduction and understanding of environmental Process Auditing concepts
  • Utilize personal skills and build new tools to perform Process Audits
  • Learn audit planning, scheduling, conducting, and reporting
  • Hands-on learning

Instructor: RABQSA Certified Lead Auditor with Registrar Experience

  • Columbus, OH
    September 21, 2015 - September 22, 2015
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm EDT
  • Dayton, OH
    March 30, 2016 - March 31, 2016
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm EDT