The aim of this course is to introduce delegates to the techniques and practices of auditing environmental management systems. By the end of the course delegates will be able to understand the main elements of Environmental Policies and Management Systems. Explain the main requirements of environmental legislation applying to waste management, air and water pollution. Identify environmental aspects for typical activities and their significance. Understand the different types of environmental audit including: compliance audits, EMS audits and single issue audits. Appreciate the inter-relationships and differences between the ISO 14000 series, BS8555, EMAS, and the ISO 9000 series. Identify the requirements of auditing under ISO 19011. Take part in internal audits including examination of documented systems, examination of internal control systems, site inspections and interviews, audit reporting and follow-up.
Who Should Attend
Any person who requires the need to be trained in Environmental Auditing through the course of their normal working duties. This course is suitable for anyone working in the Auditing arena or Quality Assurance sector, pre-requisites may be required.
- Policies and practices in environmental management
- Principles of HSE management systems and ISO 14001
- Main types of audit
- The audit process
- Developing an audit framework
- Interviewing & questioning skills
- Setting the scene for an interview and asking the right questions
- Listening skills and finding out more
- Where's the evidence?
- Documentation to look for
- Planning the audit
- Risk assessment first! Are there any safety procedures to follow?
- After the audit
- Review the process
- What follow up action needs to be specified?
Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.
The Environmental Auditing course is accredited by the most recognised certificating body in the UK and supported by certification and credit card sized ID cards produced by XYZ Training Group - one of the UK's largest dedicated Quality Assurance training organisations.
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In addition to a comprehensive open course schedule, Environmental Auditing training is also available on client premises or at one of our training venues as a private course - provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, complete the form below in order to receive our quotation for your training.
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