ISO 14001 - Certified Lead Auditor

Certification Overview

ISO 14001 - Certified Lead Auditor

Exam Code: ISO-14001-CLA

The Certification enables delegates gain knowledge & skills required to perform first, second & third party audits of Environmental Management System against ISO 14001:2015 in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021 and to impart/enhance practical auditing skills to become internationally recognized certified Auditor/Lead Auditor.

“Environmental Management Systems Auditor/Lead Auditor Training Certification (ISO 14001)” teaches the principles and practices of effective environmental management system audits in accordance with ISO 14001 and ISO 19011, “Guidelines for auditing management systems”.  Experienced BSI tutors will guide delegates through the entire audit process, from initiating the audit through to conducting audit follow-up

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Exam Information

The exam comprises of 40 Multiple Choice Questions out of which the candidate needs to score 70% (28 out of 40 correct) to pass the exam.

Exams are online and proctored based, using a webcam and a reliable internet connection exams can be taken anywhere and anytime.

The total duration of the exam is 1 hour (60 Minutes).

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  • If a Candidate does not pass the exam in the second (2nd) attempt, the candidate must wait for a period of at least fourteen (14) calendar days from the date of their attempt to retake the exam for third (3rd) time or any subsequent time.
  • The exam can be taken any number of times.

The ISO 14001 - Certified Lead Auditor Certificate is valid for life.

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The ISO 14001 - Certified Lead Auditor Certification has no prerequisites.

Course Outline

Module Information - 1

  • Structure & Overview of ISO 14001:2015
  • Changes in ISO 14001:2015 as a result of adoption of Annex SL
  • EMS auditing concepts, Auditing principles
  • ISO 19011 Vs ISO/IEC 17021
  • Audit Planning & preparation
  • Audit Tools & Techniques
  • International Agreement & environmental Legislation

Module Information - 2

  • Priority
  • Planning
  • Resources
  • Competence
  • Environment aspects
  • Communication
  • Operational planning and control
  • Emergency situations

Module Information - 3

  • Audit Performance, Recording & Reporting Non Conformities
  • Audit reporting
  • Corrective Action & audit follow-up
  • Surveillance audits
  • Continuous Assessment exercises & feedback
  • Syndicate & role play exercises & feedback
  • Performance Evaluation

Target Audience

  • Individuals wishing to become certified auditors/lead auditors wishing to make career in EMS auditing
  • Environment engineers / officers / executives / managers
  • EMS management representative
  • Existing internal auditors of EMS
  • Environment Consultants

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  • Includes E-certificate and Digital Badge if you qualify in the exam.
  • Course Duration: 40 Days
  • Price: 180 USD


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  • Price: 170 USD
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