Environmental Management (EMS)

Our ISO 14001 training solutions

The goal of an environmental management system is to increase compliance and reduce waste

Environmental management is a key factor that many clients now look at when choosing suppliers and every business has a responsibility to achieve corporate compliance. Our IRCA accredited and non-accredited quality management courses provide best practice tools to give you a full understanding of the environmental management and audit process in accordance with the requirements of ISO 14001.

1 day IRCA Foundation course –  gives a thorough introduction to environmental management, together with the requirements for the environmental management system (EMS) implementation

1 day Implementation course – bridges the gaps needed after the foundation training, offering the needed knowledge and tools to effectively implement an EMS

2 day IRCA Internal Auditor course – provides delegates with an understanding of the requirements of auditing EMS and teaches the benefits and pitfalls in auditing such systems

3 day IRCA Auditor conversion course – equips delegates with the skills and techniques of auditing and how to communicate the findings of the audit effectively to the management of the audited organisation – for existing lead auditors of other disciplines (please note due to recent changes in IRCA course requirements from March 2014 the examination for the EMS Auditor Conversion Course will be ‘closed book’)

1 day introduction to Internal Auditing course – provides an understanding of how to audit an effective EMS using theory and group exercises. A basic level understand is achieved and work based mentoring is recommended as a support tool after training or before the two day internal auditor training is attended

2 day IRCA EMS Auditor Transition Training – a course for Lead Auditors to update the 2008 certificate to the new 2015 Environmental Management System standards