ISO 50001 Energy Lead Auditor Training

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ISO 50001 Energy Lead Auditor Training

Course Description

Learn to approach ISO 50001 from the professional auditor’s point of view by focusing on key audit skills that enhance auditing capability. In addition to learning how to audit the common elements of management systems, such as Management Review and Corrective Action, this course also covers auditing energy performance, which is an important skill unique to ISO 50001. A pre-course is included so that learners can refresh their knowledge of energy basics and ISO 50001 requirements. The ISO 50001 Lead Auditor exam is administered by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). To take this exam, you must fill out an online application available on the AEE website.  Please contact the Certification Director, Francine Seskin, at for any certification or exam related inquiries. For more information see the AEE website,

Course Content


  • Effective personnel
  • Energy type
  • # SEUs
  • Calc audit days
  • Three year schedule


  • Scoped boundaries
  • Energy review
  • Data collection
  • Audit plan


  • Open
  • Interviews
  • Evidence collection
  • NC
  • Auditor review
  • Follow up
  • Closing


  • Follow up
  • Audit context


  • Energy performance
  • Energy performance improvement
  • Integration with other standards
Requirements & Materials
Important Information

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After you complete your registration follow the "How to Access Your Course Content" instructions which display on the session details (summary) page for this course.

This course is taught in a classroom but includes an online pre-course to be completed before the classroom session begins.





  • The attendee will need to bring a laptop that can access Wi-Fi and Chrome browser for this face-to-face course.
  • Attendees are responsible for purchasing the ISO 50001:2018 standard that is necessary to complete the pre-course.
  • Learners must obtain a copy of the standard ISO 50001:2018 Energy Management Systems – Requirements with Guidance For Use.  The standard may be purchased through the GT Marketplace.

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Session Details

  • Special Discounts: Register two or more people from your organization and receive a 10% group discount. Enter the coupon code MULTI at checkout. Review coupon instructions for more information.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for those interested in ISO 50001-2018, including internal auditors, organizations undergoing a third-party audit to ISO 50001, individuals pursuing auditor certification in ISO 50001, energy management system management representatives, and audit program managers.

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What You Will Learn

  • Application review
  • Stage 1
  • Stage 2
  • Audit report
  • Data collection
  • Audit context
  • Integration with other standards
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How You Will Benefit

  • Understand energy units and energy basics.
  • Demonstrate the concepts and requirements of ISO 50001.
  • Understand and demonstrate energy performance and energy performance improvement.
  • Learn metrics, measurements, and continual improvement.
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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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