Introduction to ISO 50001

Course Description

This course covers the elements and requirements of ISO 50001. It is a prerequisite for the ENER 3100P - ISO 50001 Energy Lead Auditor Training and ENER 3101P - Certified Practitioner in Energy Management Systems. It includes Management Responsibility, Energy Policy, Energy Planning, Implementation and Operation, Checking, and Management Review. Interactive activities are provided in the areas of choosing scope and boundaries, assessing resources given to the energy team, assessing the communication of roles and responsibilities, evaluating an energy policy, and evaluating methods to identify legal and other requirements.

Learners will have access to the course for no less than 2 weeks depending on the date of registration. In order to successfully complete this course, you must score at least 80% on all 6 knowledge checks.

Course ID: ENER 3103P
Course Format: Online

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Available Online Sections

Access Begins Access Ends Registration Deadline Format Cost CRN
Section Details Jul 5, 2018 Jun 18, 2019 Jun 11, 2019 Online $250 18708
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14146 Apr 3, 2014 Jul 7, 2014 Online $250
14719 May 5, 2014 Oct 1, 2014 Online $0
15466 Oct 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2014 Online $150
15489 Jan 2, 2015 Apr 3, 2015 Online $250
15490 Apr 6, 2015 Jul 6, 2015 Online $250
15801 Jul 7, 2015 Jun 22, 2016 Online $250
16692 Jul 6, 2016 Jun 20, 2017 Online $250
17685 Jul 5, 2017 Jun 19, 2018 Online $250

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Groups: If 2 or more people from your organization are registering for this course, you can recieve 10% off.  Use coupon code MULTI.

Who Should Attend

ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 auditors expanding into ISO 50001, managers implementing an energy management system who need to learn about ISO 50001 requirements and those seeking ISO 50001 Energy Auditor certification.

How You Will Benefit

  • Improved and more consistent O&M performance.
  • Reduced energy consumption.
  • Improved energy performance.
  • Reduced environmental impacts.
  • Better credibility and public image.
  • Aware and competent workforce.
  • Improved relationships with contractors and suppliers.
  • Energy management integrated into organization priorities.


  • Define terms used in ISO 50001
  • Understand the concepts of energy use, consumption, and performance by giving an example of each
  • Recognize the Plan-Do-Act-Check model and how ISO 50001 fits
  • Identify criteria within each clause that must be met to attain registration to ISO 50001

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