This course is designed to provide participants with a general understanding of the requirements for auditing the Environmental Management System based on ISO 14001:2004 standard within their organization. It also teaches the participants the benefits of auditing such system, the techniques and skills needed on how to perform the audit, and report/document the audit results.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of ISO 9001:2008 (QMS).
  • Examine and/or discuss the audit requirements of QMS.
  • Acquire knowledge and skills on internal auditing, its planning, implementation, documentation and reporting.
  • Formulate an Internal Audit Plan and Audit Report.

Duration & Learning Level

Learning Level: Intermediate

Duration: 3 day(s)-

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    Highly competent trainers


    Course materials provided


    Tutor-guided internal audit through case studies and live audit


    Tutor-guided completion of workshops and execises


    Effective methodologies used to facilitate learning


    Written Examination given to assess acquired knowledge and skills


    Certificate of Attendance provided


  • Brief Background of ISO 14001:2004 standard
  • Standard requirements of ISO 14001:2004


  • Purposes and types of auditing
  • Definition of Auditing Terms
  • Process-based Auditing
  • Characteristics, behaviors and skills of Auditors
  • Phases of Internal Audit: 
    • Audit Preparation: Assigning Auditors, Developing Audit Plan, Gathering working documents, Preparing cehcklist
    • Audit Performance: Opening Meeting, Assessing conformance/nonconformance, Dcoumenting nonconformities and observations, Discussing audit results with audit team, Closing Meeting
    • Audit Reporting and Follow-up: Audit Report Preparation, Determining corrective actions, Monitoring corrective actions

A written examinations shall be given after the training. Certificate of Attendance shall be issued.

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    Persons who are engaged or planning to engaged in work related to EMS


    Employees who are appointed as Internal Auditors within the organization

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