Environmental Auditing

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Quality Assurance, Auditing

What Is Environmental Auditing Training?

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.

Course Agenda

- 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 will be accredited to the latest in recognised certificating award. All successful delegates will also receive an Xyz certificate of attendance. Enrolled subscribers of the National Training Card will also have any certificate, qualification and/or ID card (where applicable) automatically added to their member account.

Open Courses & Public Events

Our Environmental Auditing training public event calendar has more than open course training dates taking place across the UK. Search and book securely online and receive an immediate confirmation together with full joining instructions, your VAT invoice and a receipt of payment. You are also able to make an enquiry and receive our formal quotation. Lowest price guaranteed.

More Information

We train in excess of 100,000 delegates per year. For more information, please make your enquiry using the form below. The XYZ Training Group Customer Charter ensures that all enquiries are responded to the same day.

Course Availability

In addition to a comprehensive Environmental Auditing open course schedule, 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, start by completing the form below and we'll send you the full course information and a quotation based on your requirements.

Make A Environmental Auditing General Enquiry Here

Complete the form below and we'll send you some training options and / or a quote by return. Please only use this form if you are interested in Environmental Auditing courses. For all other enquiries, please use the general contact page, refine your search above or call us on 0844 335 8882.

Environmental Auditing Training Enquiry

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Environmental Auditing
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Course Information

  • Course Duration 2 days
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
Our Environmental Auditing Training Courses

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