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ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor (TPECS)

BSI's "ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems Lead Auditor" competency- based 4-day course teaches the principles and practices of effective environmental management systems (EMSs) and process audits in accordance with the ISO 14000 series of standards and ISO 19011, "Guidelines on Auditing Management Systems". Experienced instructors guide students through the entire audit process, from managing an audit program to reporting on audit results. Students gain necessary auditing skills through a balance of formal classroom tutorials, practical role-playing, group workshops, and open forum discussions.

This course comprises the following three Exemplar Global TPECS Competency Units whose outcomes are certified by Exemplar Global:

  • EM - Environmental Management Systems
  • AU - Management Systems Auditing
  • TL - Leading Management Systems Audit Teams

Attendees successfully completing this course receive a Certificate of Attainment for each of Exemplar Global Competency Units listed above.

New to TPECS?

For more information, please see our Understanding the TPECS Course Structure page.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand environmental management definitions, concepts, and guidelines
  • Understand the purpose of the ISO 14000 series
  • Understand the requirements of the ISO 14001:2015 standard
  • Identify aspects and impacts
  • Manage an audit program
  • Initiate the audit and conduct opening meetings
  • Understand auditor responsibilities
  • Conduct on-site activities
  • Understand environmental legislation
  • Communicate effectively during the audit
  • Generate audit findings
  • Prepare audit conclusions
  • Conduct closing meetings
  • Reporting audit results
  • Conduct an audit follow-up
  • Understand the registration process

Course Materials:

Students receive comprehensive course manuals with reference materials.

Who Should Attend:

  • Individuals interested in conducting firstparty, second-party, or third-party audits
  • Environmental Management Representatives
  • Quality Directors
  • Regulatory Affairs Managers
  • Health, Safety, and Environmental Managers
  • Cross functional team members of an implementation project

Prerequisite:

A prior review of the ISO 14001:2004 standard and internal audit experience is suggested for this course. Knowledge of the Annex SL is suggested.

Course Logistics:

There are written tests on each of the competency units in turn on Days 2, 3 and 4. Detailed exam instructions will be provided. Certificates of Attainment in each competency unit will be provided for students who are deemed "Competent" for each competency unit. Certificates of attendance are provided to those who do not pass the competency test(s), and students will be given the opportunity to retake the test(s).

Upcoming Course Dates

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  • Mar 05, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Mar 06, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Mar 07, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Mar 08, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Houston, TX
Courtyard by Marriott Houston Galleria
2900 Sage Road
Houston, TX 77056
United States
(713) 622-3611
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  • Mar 12, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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  • Mar 15, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Seattle, WAUSD $1920.00Enroll
  • Mar 26, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Atlanta, GA
Holiday Inn Express-Buckhead
800 Sidney Marcus Boulevard
Atlanta, GA 30324
United States
(404) 949-4000
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  • Apr 02, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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San Diego, CAUSD $1920.00Enroll
  • Apr 16, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Dallas, TXUSD $1920.00Enroll
  • Apr 23, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Atlanta, GAUSD $1920.00Enroll
  • May 01, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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  • May 14, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Chicago, ILUSD $1820.00*Enroll
  • May 29, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Atlanta, GAUSD $1820.00*Enroll
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