Introduction to ISO 50001 + Basic Energy

Course Description

This online course is the pre-requisite for ENER 3100P – ISO 50001 Energy Lead Auditor Training.

Basic Energy: Provides the learner with foundational energy management terminology and concepts. This information is beneficial for auditors taking the ISO 50001 Energy Lead Auditor Training.

Introduction to ISO 50001: Covers the elements of ISO 50001 and what is required in an EnMS that conforms to ISO 50001. 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.

Course ID: ENER 3102P
Course Format: Online

Important Course Information

This is a self-paced online course.  You may register anytime before the published registration deadline and will have access to the course through the published "Access Ends" date.

Available Online Sections

Access Begins Access Ends Registration Deadline Format Cost CRN
Section Details Jul 5, 2017 Jun 19, 2018 Jun 12, 2018 Online $400 17686
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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15443 Oct 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2014 Online $400
15487 Jan 2, 2015 Apr 3, 2015 Online $400
15488 Apr 6, 2015 Jul 6, 2015 Online $400
15800 Jul 7, 2015 Jun 22, 2016 Online $400
16693 Jul 6, 2016 Jun 20, 2017 Online $400

Special Discounts

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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

Those needing foundational energy management concepts who would like to pursue ISO 50001 auditor certification.

How You Will Benefit

  • Describe Energy Fundamentals.
  • Describe typical energy billing concepts.
  • Recognize the impact of variables on energy consumption.
  • Understand system optimization.
  • 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.


  • Energy terminology
  • Energy efficiency concepts
  • Management responsibility
  • Energy policy
  • Energy planning
  • Implementation and operation
  • Checking
  • Management review

Additional Resources

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Jennifer Stone

Technology Requirements

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