ISO OHSMS 45001 2018
The aim of this course is to provide delegates with the knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third-party audits of occupational health & safety management systems against ISO 45001, in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021 as applicable.
This course includes continuous assessment and a 2 hour examination.
Recommend prior knowledge: FD127 ISO 45001:2018 Foundation (OHSMS)
Who is it for?
Delegates who successfully complete this CQI and IRCA Certified ISO 45001:2018 Lead
Auditor (OHSMS) Training course (within the five years prior to making an application to
become a certificated auditor) will satisfy the training requirements for initial certification as
an IRCA OHSMS auditor.
This course is designed for delegates who have prior knowledge of occupational health and safety management principles and concepts, and the requirements of ISO 45001.
OHSMS ISO 45001:2018 Lead Auditor course offers an understanding of the concepts of the ISO 45001:2018 standard along with the principles and practices of leading management systems and process audits in accordance with ISO 19011. Our active Lead Auditors, who are also highly experienced and qualified IRCA Lead Tutors, explain the clauses of ISO 45001:2018 in detail and guide students through the entire audit process, from managing an audit program to reporting on audit results. Students gain necessary auditing skills through a balance of formal classroom tutorials, role playing, group workshops, and open forum discussions.
Accreditation & Certification
Students who successfully complete both the examination and the continuous assessment will be awarded an IRCA accredited Certificate of Achievement which will satisfy the formal training requirements for the IRCA OHSMS 45001:2018 Lead Auditor Certification scheme.
– Understand quality management definitions, concepts, and guidelines
– Understand the requirements of the ISO 45001:2018 standard
– Understand the roles and responsibilities of the auditor
– Apply ISO 19011 definitions, concepts, and guidelines
– Recognize the principles, practices and types of audits
– Understand the role of objectives, scope, and criteria in the audit process
– How to plan audits
– Understand lead auditor responsibilities
– Communicate effectively during the audit
– Prepare audit conclusions
– Report audit results
Students should have prior knowledge of the OHSAS 18001 standard. Those without prior knowledge may not be successful in this course. Students are expected to have the following prior knowledge:
-The Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle
– The structure and content of ISO 45001