Environmental Management Systems Requirements with Guidance for Use
A sound auditing program is vital to the health and continual improvement of the EMS, and to comply with the requirements of ISO 14001 for certification purposes.
ISO 14001 Internal Auditor Training
WCH offers a two-day internal audit training class to teach internal auditors the requirements of ISO 14001 and the fundamentals of the internal audit process. This class is designed to train personnel to become qualified and confident to conduct internal audits in a positive, constructive, friendly manner. Auditors will learn to:
Plan and schedule the audits to be conducted.
Prepare for the specific audits to be conducted using audit preparation tools (i.e., checklists, matrices, documentation, schedules, etc.)
Conduct internal audits required for EMS system maintenance and compliance, and identify gaps.
Obtain and review objective evidence of compliance including Management System procedures, work instructions, supporting records, personnel feedback, and implementation practices.
Provide written reports that identify audit results; positive implementation aspects, nonconformities that require corrective action, as well as, observations and opportunities for improvement.
Auditors will be given several interactive exercises during the class. A certificate will be issued for each student who successfully completes the course.