ISO 14001:2015 EMS - Lead Auditor Training (IRCA)

Total Safety Quality Center For Training  provides CQI- IRCA approved courses in association/ conjunction with BSCIC Certifications Pvt. Ltd.


The aim of this course is to familiarize participants to IRCA Registered Lead Auditor Level.
  • The course provides skills, knowledge and understanding of principles and practices of Internal and External Auditing of Environmental Management Systems (EMS).
  • On successful completion of this course, the delegates will be capable of performing effective audits of companies’ Environmental Management Systems, reporting the outcome and determine whether or not it meets the requirements of the ISO 14000 series of standards


Anyone who is or aspires to be:
  • A Third Party Assessor or Lead Assessor
  • Responsible for undertaking audits of suppliers/subcontractors
  • Responsible for implementing internal audits and audit programs
  • Responsible for implementing the ISO 14001 series of standards


It is highly interactive course and will involve tutorials, discussions, exercises, case study and workshops.
  • Philosophy and the fundamental principles of ISO 14000 series
  • Brief review of the requirements of ISO 14001 EMS standard
  • Definitions, purpose, objectives and benefits of ISO 14001 auditing
  • An explanation of audits, their purpose and planning, and the way to approach, perform and report an audit
  • Auditor’s responsibilities, personnel attributes and Auditor selection
  • Planning / Preparation and execution of ISO 14001 EMS auditing
  • Successful tools and techniques for ISO 14001 EMS auditing
  • Effective reporting of ISO 14001 EMS auditing
  • Effective follow-up ISO 14001 EMS auditing
  • ISO 14001 EMS auditing as a tool for continual improvement
  • Effective reporting & follow-up of ISO 14001 EMS auditing
  • Auditor Registration Scheme
  • Examination


  • The course is highly interactive with group discussions & exercises and will enable delegates to build on existing skills.
  • Emphasis is placed on practical application of assessment knowledge and skills.
  • Realistic case studies and group discussions allows candidate to apply skills and knowledge to all stages of the assessment process.
  • Use of excellent interactive materials of international standards
  • Tutorials with power point presentation on all topics.

  • Some specific EMS knowledge and Min. 4 years working experience is required.
  • This is an intensive course and some basic awareness of ISO 14001 is helpful.


  • IRCA Certificate will be issued to all attendees on successful completion of the course.

  • Course Duration           :           5 Days
  • Course Assessment     :           Continuous Assessment and End of course written examination
  • Course Venue              :           Client Locations / Total Safety Quality Centre arranged Course Venue