EMS ISO 14001:2015 Internal Auditor - Classroom Training Course | Bureau Veritas

EMS ISO 14001:2015 Internal Auditor - Classroom Training Course



To become certified Internal Auditor on EMS ISO 14001:2015 standard.

Who the course is for

A prior knowledge of the requirements of ISO 14001 standard and a general understanding of environmental issues and related subjects and a basic conceptual understanding of terms “risk’, ‘risk assessment’ & ‘risk evaluation’ would be beneficial, but not essential.

Course Contents

  • What are internal environmental audits for?
  • Environmental Management Systems overview.
  • Specific focus on new / changed requirements
  • What are environmental risks and opportunities
  • What to look for in Policy and Planning.
  • What to look for in Implementation and Operation.
  • What to look for in Checking and Corrective Action.
  • Introduction to audits. Managing and performing audits
  • Report writing workshop.
  • Practical exercises and feedback.


On successfully completing the course, students will be able to:

  • Understand the ISO 14001 standard.
  • Understand ‘Risks’& ‘opportunities’ in an EMS
  • Understand key environmental issues.
  • Plan an audit against a set of audit criteria.
  • Successfully execute an environmental management systems audit.
  • Identify strengths & weaknesses in an EMS.
  • Create clear, concise and relevant audit reports.
  • Communicate your report to relevant personnel and management.

The course uses a mixture of taught sessions, discussions and practical exercises to achieve its aims. The practical exercises are based upon a fictional company. However, the procedures, work instructions and data are typical and could relate to many different enterprises equally. The practical exercises have been carefully designed to focus upon issues that commonly arise during EMS audits.


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