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ISO 14001:2015 Internal Auditor Training

Course Certified by Exemplar Global

Learn to plan and schedule an internal audit program for environmental management systems

Develop the skills you need to conduct a successful audit in this course devoted to the ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System standard. This three-day EMS auditor training starts with foundational knowledge of the ISO 14001 standard and builds on it to prepare you for real-life auditing situations—including managing the audit process and completing reporting—via hands-on workshops and two competency unit exams (EM & AU).

Course Details

  • Length: 3 days
  • CTUs: 2.4
  • Competency Units: EM, AU
  • Audience: Anyone responsible for planning and scheduling an internal audit program for ISO 14001:2015 or interested in conducting first-party environmental audits.

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Highlighted Topics

  • Identifying EMS terms from the ISO 14001:2015 standard

  • The purpose and requirements of ISO 14001:2015

  • Principles, processes, and methods of auditing

  • The Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) methodology

  • Describe the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) requirements standard and development process
  • Identify ISO 14001:2015 EMS terms
  • Describe the intent and requirements of ISO 14001:2015
  • Determine the evidence needed to demonstrate conformity to ISO 14001:2015
  • Apply the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) methodology
  • Apply the principles, processes, and methods of auditing
  • Demonstrate the activities involved in preparing for an audit
  • Determine an effective audit in the context of the auditee’s organizational situation
  • Apply audit skills and personal behaviors necessary for an effective, efficient management system audit

All attendees are required to bring their own copy of the ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems – Requirements. Copies will not be provided for you.

This is a three-day, instructor-led course available online or in-person. There are written tests on each of the competency units on days 2 and 3. Days 1 and 2 will cover ISO 14001:2015 along with a corresponding competency exam (EM). Day 3 will cover management systems auditing (AU) along with a corresponding competency exam.

The best part of the course was the group activities - they really helped drive the points home, easier to apply the material to concrete examples, and discuss them amongst our peers.

Course feedback from a student, 2021


Industry-leading accreditation and unparalleled experience

Exemplar Global-certified ISO 14001:2015 Internal Auditor Course

DEKRA Training (formerly AQS) offers a full range of training in support of organizational improvement and implementation of international management system standards.

This Exemplar Global-certified course for ISO 14001:2015 meets the training requirements for Exemplar Global Environmental Management Systems Auditors and Provisional Auditors.

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