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IEMA Lead Environmental Auditor (ISO 14001:2015)

IEMA Lead Environmental Auditor (ISO 14001:2015)

This course is a virtual course and the Dates are:  October 19th 20th 23rd 24th & 25th

The course will prepare delegates for the role of environmental auditors/assessors of EMS to standards acceptable to third party certification bodies. All attendees should be familiar with the requirements of ISO 14001/EMAS before attending this course.

Hours :  9.00am – 5.30pm

Date: September 19, 2023


The Course content is

Day 1

  • Global issues
  • Auditing of EMS
  • Recap and update of ISO 14001 and EMAS
  • Evaluating significance of aspects including actual and potential impacts arising from normal and abnormal conditions

Day 2

  • Sources and types of air pollution
  • Environmental risk assessment techniques
  • Environmental legislation (European/Irish)
  • ISO 14031 and environmental performance indicators
  • Developing objectives and targets

Day 3

  • Emergency preparedness and response
  • The EMS auditing process & “best practice” approach to auditing
  • The role of certifiers, auditors and verifiers
  • Internal audit and review
  • Life cycle assessment

Day 4

  • Comprehensive audit case-study and exercises
  • Preparation for audit
  • Audit role-play
  • Review and discussion of audit findings
  • Requirements of certification bodies

Day 5

  • Closing Meetings
  • Integrated management systems
  • Course Review
  • Examination