Internal audits play a vital role in maintaining an effective documented
management system suitable to the needs of an organisation. To be
successful in achieving this objective, the internal auditor must
be trained to collect, evaluate and report on audit findings in
an efficient and concise manner. This course will present the skills
necessary to conduct Internal Audits against ISO 14001.
On completing this course the participant will -
Understand the structure and requirements of ISO 14001
Understand the importance of internal auditing within an environmental
Be able to plan, organise and carry out internal audits of an
ISO 14001 Management System.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Anyone with responsibility for conducting internal or external
Anyone wishing to establish best practice in environmental audits
within their organisation
Environmental managers and representatives
Audit team leaders and members.
Introduction to the requirements of ISO 14001
Introduction to environmental auditing
Internal audit planning
Internal audit preparation
Evaluating and categorising non-conformances
Writing audit reports
Corrective action and audit follow-up.
VENUE and DATES
(a) NSAI Training Centre, NSAI, Glasnevin, Dublin 9