ISO 45001 OHSMS Lead Auditor (ISO45001-LA)

Master the Audit of Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) based on ISO 45001

Course Description

ISO 45001 is the first global Occupational Health and Safety Management System standard that replaces OHSAS 18001. The ISO 45001 Lead Auditor training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to perform an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) audit by applying widely recognized audit principles, procedures and techniques. During this training course, you will acquire the knowledge and skills to plan and carry out internal and external audits in compliance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021-1 certification process.

Based on practical exercises, you will be able to master audit techniques and become competent to manage an audit program, audit team, communication with customers, and conflict resolution.

After acquiring the necessary expertise to perform this audit, you can sit for the exam and apply for a "PECB Certified ISO 45001 Lead Auditor" credential. By holding a PECB Lead Auditor Certificate, you will demonstrate that you have the capabilities and competencies to audit organizations based on best practices.

Audience

  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) certification audits
  • Managers or consultants seeking to master an Occupational Health and Safety Management System audit process
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with OHSMS requirements
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for an Occupational Health and Safety Management System audit
  • Expert advisors in Occupational Health and Safety Management

Delivery and duration

  • Week days: 5 consecutive days (traditional), including the Certification exam on the morning of the last day
  • In-house: 5 days. Your team, your location, your date. Contact us to organize your in-house training
  • Self-Training: Learn at your own speed, on your own schedule and on your favorite device. Click here for details

Objectives

  • Understand the operations of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) based on ISO 45001
  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO 45001 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Understand the auditor's role in planning, leading and following-up on a Management System audit in accordance with ISO 19011
  • Learn how to interpret the requirements of ISO 45001 in the context of an OHSMS audit

General Information

  • Exam and certification fees are included in the training price
  • Training material containing over 450 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A certificate of attendance will be issued to the participants
  • In case of failure of the exam, participants are allowed to retake it for free under certain conditions

Course Agenda

Day 1: Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) concepts as required by ISO 45001

  • Course objectives and structure
  • Standard and regulatory framework
  • Certification process
  • Fundamental principles of occupational health and safety
  • Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS)

Day 2: Audit principles, preparation and launching of an audit

  • Fundamental audit concepts and principles
  • Audit approach based on evidence and risk
  • Initiating the audit
  • Stage 1 audit
  • Preparing the stage 2 audit (on-site audit)

Day 3: On-site audit activities

  • Stage 2 audit
  • Communication during the audit
  • Audit procedures
  • Creating audit test plans
  • Drafting audit findings and non-conformity reports

Day 4: Closing the audit

  • Documentation of the audit and the audit quality review
  • Closing the audit
  • Evaluating action plans by the auditor
  • Beyond the initial audit
  • Managing an internal audit programme
  • Competence and evaluation of auditors
  • Closing the training

Day 5: Certification Exam

  • Duration: 3 hours

Examination and Certification

The ''Certified ISO 45001 Lead Auditor'' exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:

  • Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS)
  • Domain 2: Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS)
  • Domain 3: Fundamental audit concepts and principles
  • Domain 4: Preparation of an ISO 45001 audit
  • Domain 5: Conducting an ISO 45001 audit
  • Domain 6: Closing an ISO 45001 audit
  • Domain 7: Managing an ISO 45001 audit program

The ''Certified ISO 45001 Lead Auditor'' exam is available in different languages (the complete list of languages can be found in the examination application form).

For more information about the exam, refer to PECB Exam Preparation Guide

After successfully completing the exam, participants can apply for the credentials of Certified ISO 45001 Provisional Auditor, Certified ISO 45001 Auditor or Certified ISO 45001 Lead Auditor depending on their level of experience. These credentials are available for internal and external auditors.

A certificate will be issued to participants who successfully passed the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to the selected credential.

For more information about ISO 45001 certifications and PECB certification process, refer to PECB section on ISO 45001 Lead Auditor

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