ISO 14001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor

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ISO 14001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor

Course Description

ISO 14001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor course is a four-day training designed for those who want a comprehensive training in the theory and practice of auditing using the ISO 14001:2015 standard. An understanding of the responsibilities of an environmental auditor with be gained as well as the techniques and methodologies required to effectively audit an EMS. This course includes the following competency units: EM, AU, and TL. A computer-based assessment will be given during the course to test your knowledge and comprehension. Students are required to bring a laptop to the course.

Course Content



Requirements & Materials


  • A pre-course worksheet, which will be sent via email, must be completed prior to the start of the course. You will need a copy of the ISO 14001 Standard to successfully complete the worksheet.


  • Attendees with international addresses must obtain a copy of the standard ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems – Requirements with Guidance for Use to be used with the pre-course and during the course. By contractual agreement, the standard cannot be shipped outside the US. The standard may be purchased through the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) ( and/or American Society for Quality (ASQ) (
  • Students are required to bring their own laptop because the examinations are web based.


  • A digital checkout copy of the ISO 14001:2015 standard will be provided to you at the pre-course and during the course.

Session Details

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for environmental compliance officers, environmental affairs managers, environmental professionals, ISO and environmental project managers, ISO and environmental project team members, quality assurance professionals, or anyone desiring an in-depth understanding of the ISO 14001 audit process.

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What You Will Learn

  • Quality management fundamentals and concepts
  • How to audit quality management systems
  • How to audit clauses 4-10
  • How to manage an audit
  • Audit planning and preparation
  • How to conduct the audit
  • How to report audit outcomes
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How You Will Benefit

  • Understand the rationale for user-centered design and its advantages over technology-centered design
  • Become familiar with sources of design requirements from human engineering and from the other (Human System Integration (HSI) domains.
  • Learn about user-centered design of visual and auditory displays.
  • Learn about auditing concepts such as scope, plan, perform, prepare and report an audit.
  • Learn about managing audit risks.
  • Discuss how to build relationships.
  • Learn to write nonconformity statements.
  • Conduct an opening and closing meeting.
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

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