ISO 45001:2018 IRCA Lead Auditor Training Course

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Acquire The Skills and Knowledge Required to Lead First, Second and Third-party Audits of Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems against ISO 45001

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      This course is currently available at:
      Waterton Training Centre
      Waterton Industrial Estate, Bridgend, CF31 3WT
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      Tel: +44 (0)333 987 5180

      IN-HOUSE (At Your Organisation)

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        In-company courses can be arranged at your place of work and are extremely cost-effective on a ‘cost-per-attendee’ basis. LMR can tailor this course around your requirements.
        3 simple steps to get started:
        1. Tell us your requirements
          (How many people, your location and any specific requests).
        2. We will contact you with our proposal and price
        3. Confirm the booking.

        Email: training@lmrglobal.co.uk

        Tel: +44 (0)333 987 5180

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          This course is currently available at:
          Waterton Training Centre
          Waterton Industrial Estate, Bridgend, CF31 3WT
          3 simple steps to get started:
          1. Tell us your requirements
            (How many people and any specific requests)
          2. We will contact you with our proposal and price.
          3. Confirm the booking.

          Email: training@lmrglobal.co.uk

          Tel: +44 (0)333 987 5180

          KEY FEATURES

          DURATION

          5 DAY

          CERTIFICATION

          IRCA

          COST

          Price On Application

          VENUE

          IN-HOUSE or TRAINING CENTER

          COURSE OVERVIEW

          ISO 45001 is the new international standard for occupational health and safety and has replaced OHSAS 18001 providing organisations with an opportunity to improve their occupational health and safety management system in line with their business objectives.

          This five-day highly interactive IRCA Certified Lead Auditor training course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third-party audits of occupational health and safety management systems against ISO 45001, in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021.

          The course will enable you to understand the new ISO 45001:2018 standard requirements, and to utilise its requirements to understand, manage and maintain internal and external Health and Safety Management duties and performance obligations.

          This course covers the management systems approach to identifying and managing health and safety risks, the requirements of OHSAS 18001 and how to plan, complete and report the audit of an entire OHSMS.

          *This course can be tailored to your requirements and delivered ‘in-house’ at your premises or in one of our well equipped training venues.

          WHO SHOULD ATTEND

          • Management Representatives, OHSMS/Safety Consultants.
          • ISO / TQM consultants, Health and Safety consultants
          • Health and safety officers and managers
          • Technical, quality and environmental managers
          • Those wishing to apply for IRCA OH&SMS Auditor grades
          • Fire & Safety officers.
          • Organsations working towards Safety Certification
          • Those involved in designing, implementing or managing occupational health and safety management systems
          • Staff who have responsibility for internal, external and cross-audits of occupational health and safety
          • Sub-contractors and suppliers who wish to gain an insight into customer OH&S audits (2nd Party audits) and how they can prepare for and facilitate these audits

          PREREQUISITES

          Those attending this course are expected to have knowledge of the following:

          • Occupational health & safety management principles and concepts:
          • The Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle
          • The purpose and benefits of an OH&S management system
          • Commonly used OH&S terms and definitions as given in ISO 45001
          • The core elements of a management system and the interrelationship between top management responsibility, policy, objectives, planning, implementation, measurement, review and continuous improvement.
          • A basic knowledge of managing OH&S through hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control and compliance with legal and other requirements
          • A basic awareness of common examples of relevant national and local OH&S legislation and requirements

          LEARNING OUTCOMES

          Key topics include:

          • How to plan and conduct an audit on an occupational health and safety management system against the ISO 45001 standard, report and generating audit findings, and follow-up with corrective action plans.
          • An understanding of the purpose of an occupational health and safety management system, the purpose of the system standards, the aims of the audit, and benefits of third-party certification.
          • The business benefits of improving the performance of the occupational health and safety management system.
          • The PDCA cycle and its application to occupational health and safety management system processes.
          • The key terms and definitions used in ISO 45001.
          • The processes involved in establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, measuring, analysing, evaluating, reviewing, maintaining and improving an occupational health and safety management system, and the significance of these for OHSMS auditors.
          • An understanding of the requirements for OHSMS documented information and the differences between maintaining and retaining documented information.
          • The purpose of and differences between first-party, second-party and third-party certification audit of management systems.
          • Understanding of the role of the occupational health and safety management system auditor in evaluating an organisation’s ability to meet its legal and other requirements, including the difference between this role and the regulatory role of evaluating legal compliance.
          • The benefits of third-party accredited certification of occupational health and safety management systems for organisations and interested parties.
          • Clarification of the role of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow up an occupational health and safety management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO/IEC 17021, as appropriate).
          • An outline understanding of IRCA Auditor Certification requirements.

          KEY TAKEAWAYS AND BENEFITS

          By the end of this ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Training Course delegates will be able to demonstrate achievement of the course learning objectives, which are:

          • The skills to plan, conduct, report and follow up an EMS audit in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO 17021 where appropriate)
          • The interrelationship between management responsibility, context of the organization, environmental policy, environmental planning, implementation of policy, operational control, checking of performance, management review and continual improvement.
          • How to prepare an on-site audit plan that establishes effective audit trails across processes and between audit team members.
          • How to accurately report findings against the requirements of ISO 14001
          • How to write and grade nonconformity reports and evaluate proposals for corrective action
          • How to brief your business on ISO14001:2015 transition and the main changes to the standard
          • An understanding of the role of top management in the EMS
          • An understand of the need for and the importance of a long term vision for your organisation
          • How to integrate your EMS with your business processes
          • Evaluation of the business case for ISO14001 and use this to gain leadership and commitment from your top management
          • An understanding of how the context of your organisation and the needs of  interested parties affects the scope of the EMS
          • An understanding of the importance of life cycle perspective and the value chain to your organisation’s EMS
          • How to recognise the importance of cross functional support
          • An understanding of the process that can be used to identify threats and opportunities

          CERTIFICATION

          Delegates successfully completing the course and the examination, will be awarded an IRCA registered certificate.

          Delegates who successfully complete this IRCA Certified ISO 45001:2018 Lead Auditor (OHSMS) Training course (within the five years prior to making an application to become a certificated auditor) will satisfy the training requirements for initial certification as an IRCA OHSMS auditor. However, additional educational, work experience and auditing experience requirements apply (see www.IRCA.org)

          WHAT'S INCLUDED

          • Detailed course notes
          • IRCA authenticated training course certificate
          • Lunch and refreshments

          COST

          We can offer discounts for corporate clients. Please contact us for a quotation.

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