LEAD AUDITOR COURSES

QMS – Quality Management System
EMS – Environmental Management System
OHS – Occupational Health and Safety System
 

 

IRCA CERTIFIED LEAD AUDITOR – QMS 9001:2015 TRAINING COURSES

Course Description

This course is an advanced course to Quality Management Systems where participants will be learning about the key principles and practices of effective QMS audits and gain the knowledge and skills required to undertake and lead a successful management systems audit.

Through learning how to conduct effective QMS audits, participants can continually ensure that their management systems are in conformance to ISO 9001 and that it is enhancing overall organizational performance.

Course Objective

The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third-party audits of quality management systems against ISO 9001, in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO 17021, as applicable.

Target Audience

  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead Quality Management System (QMS) certification audits
  • Managers or consultants seeking to master a Quality Management System audit process
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with QMS requirements
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for a Quality Management System audit
  • Expert advisors in Quality Management
IRCA CERTIFIED LEAD AUDITOR – EMS 14001:2015 TRAINING COURSES

Course Description

ISO 14001 Lead Auditor training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to perform an Environmental Management System (EMS) audit by applying widely recognized audit principles, procedures, and techniques. During this training course, you will acquire the knowledge and skills to plan and carry out internal and external audits in compliance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021-1 certification process.

Course Objective

On Completion, Successful students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Explain the purpose of an environmental management system, of environmental management systems standards, of a management system audit and third-party certification, and the business and societal benefits of improving environmental performance.
Explain the role and responsibilities of an auditor to plan, conduct, report, and follow-up an environmental management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021, as applicable.

Target Audience

  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead Environmental Management System (EMS) certification audits
  • Managers or consultants seeking to master an Environmental Management System audit process
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with EMS requirements
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for an Environmental Management System audit
  • Expert advisors in Environmental Management
IRCA CERTIFIED LEAD AUDITOR – OHSAS18001 TRAINING COURSES

Course Description

ISO 45001 is the first global Occupational Health and Safety Management System standard that replaces OHSAS 18001. The ISO 45001 Lead Auditor training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to perform an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) audit by applying widely recognized audit principles, procedures and techniques. During this training course, you will acquire the knowledge and skills to plan and carry out internal and external audits in compliance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021-1 certification process.

Course Objective

  • Understand the operations of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) based on ISO 45001
  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO 45001 other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Understand an auditor’s role to plan, lead, and follow-up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011
  • Learn how to lead an audit and audit team
  • Learn how to interpret the requirements of ISO 45001 in the context of an OHSMS audit

Target Audience

  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead the Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) certification audits
  • Managers or consultants seeking to master an Occupational Health and Safety Management System audit process
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with OHSMS requirements
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for an Occupational Health and Safety Management System audit
  • Expert advisors in Occupational Health and Safety Management
ISO 9001:2015 QMS TRANSITION COURSE

Course Description

ISO 9001:2015 Transition course enables you to gain a thorough understanding of the differences between ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 9001:2015. During this training course, you will be able to acquire the necessary knowledge and expertise to support an organization in planning and implementing the process of transitioning from an ISO 9001:2008 QMS to ISO 9001:2015 in a timely manner.

Course Objective

The purpose of this training course is to help organizations understand how the revised standard will impact their existing QMS and to plan for the transition to the new standard, in view of the changes in the revised ISO 9001:2015 compared to the 2008 version. In addition, it will also help qualified internal auditors to upgrade their qualifications and competency to the latest version of the standard.

Target Audience

  • Managers, trainers, and/or consultants involved in an ISO 9001:2015 QMS transition
  • Individuals responsible for planning and implementing an ISO 9001:2015 transition
  • Auditors seeking to perform the ISO 9001:2015 transition certification
ISO 14001:2015 EMS TRANSITION COURSE

Course Description

ISO 14001:2015 Transition course enables you to gain a thorough understanding of the differences between ISO 14001:2004 and ISO 14001:2015. During this training course, you will be able to acquire the necessary knowledge and expertise to support an organization in planning and implementing the process of transitioning from an ISO 14001:2004 EMS to ISO 14001:2015 in a timely manner.

Course Objective

The purpose of this training course is to help organizations understand how the revised standard will impact their existing EMS and to plan for the transition to the new standard in view of the changes in the revised ISO 14001:2015 as compared to the 2004 version. It will also help qualified internal auditors to upgrade their qualifications and competency to the latest version of the standard.

Target Audience

  • Managers, trainers, and/or consultants involved in an ISO 14001:2015 EMS transition.
  • Individuals responsible for planning and implementing an ISO 14001:2015 transition.
  • Auditors seeking to perform the ISO 14001:2015 transition certification.
ISO 45001:2018 OHS TRANSITION COURSE

Course Description

ISO 45001 Transition course enables you to gain a thorough understanding of the differences between OHSAS 18001 and ISO 45001. During this training course, you will be able to acquire the necessary knowledge and expertise to support an organization in planning and implementing the process of shifting from an OHSAS 18001 OH&S MS to ISO 45001 in a timely manner.

Course Objective

  • Learn about the main differences between OHSAS 18001 and ISO 45001
  • Comprehend the new concepts and requirements of ISO 45001
  • Learn how to effectively apply the ISO 45001 changes to an existing OH&S management system
  • Understand the new High-Level Structure of ISO 45001 and learn how to apply it to an existing OH&S MS

Target Audience

  • Managers, trainers, and/or consultants involved in the ISO 45001 OH&S MS transition
  • Individuals responsible for planning and implementing an ISO 45001 transition
  • Auditors seeking to perform the ISO 45001 transition certification