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OHSAS 18001 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.

OHSAS 18001 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.

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 OHSAS 18001 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. 

After acquiring the necessary expertise to perform this audit, you can sit for the exam and apply for a "PECB Certified OHSAS 18001 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. 

  • Understand the operations of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) based on OHSAS 18001 
  • Acknowledge the correlation between OHSAS 18001,OHSAS 18002 and other standards and regulatory frameworks 
  • Understand an auditor's role to: plan, lead and follow-up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011
  • Learn how to lead an audit and audit team 
  • Learn how to interpret the requirements of OHSAS 18001 in the context of an OHSMS audit
  • Acquire the competencies of an auditor to: plan an audit, lead an audit, draft reports, and follow-up on an audit in compliance with ISO 19011
  • Understand the operations of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) based on OHSAS 18001 
  • Understand the operations of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) based on OHSAS 18001 
  • Acknowledge the correlation between OHSAS 18001,OHSAS 18002 and other standards and regulatory frameworks 
  • Acknowledge the correlation between OHSAS 18001,OHSAS 18002 and other standards and regulatory frameworks 
  • Understand an auditor's role to: plan, lead and follow-up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011
  • Understand an auditor's role to: plan, lead and follow-up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011
  • Learn how to lead an audit and audit team 
  • Learn how to lead an audit and audit team 
  • Learn how to interpret the requirements of OHSAS 18001 in the context of an OHSMS audit
  • Learn how to interpret the requirements of OHSAS 18001 in the context of an OHSMS audit
  • Acquire the competencies of an auditor to: plan an audit, lead an audit, draft reports, and follow-up on an audit in compliance with ISO 19011
  • Acquire the competencies of an auditor to: plan an audit, lead an audit, draft reports, and follow-up on an audit in compliance with ISO 19011

    Cost

    $3,982.50 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 15%.

    Duration:

    5 Days

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    Prices have changed from 1 March 2018. Information may change without notice.

    Delivery Method

    Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Contact hours are between 9am to 4pm.

    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 
  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) certification audits
  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) certification audits
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    Pre-Requisites

    A fundamental understanding of OHSAS 18001 and comprehensive knowledge of audit principles.

    A fundamental understanding of OHSAS 18001 and comprehensive knowledge of audit principles. end tab-content
  • Course Outline / Curriculum

    Day 1: Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS) and OHSAS 18001
    Day 2: Audit principles, preparation and launching of an audit
    Day 3: On-site audit activities
    Day 4: Closing the audit
    Day 5: Certification Exam
     

    Day 1: Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS) and OHSAS 18001
    Day 1:Day 1: Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS) and OHSAS 18001
    Day 2: Audit principles, preparation and launching of an audit
    Day 2:Day 2: Audit principles, preparation and launching of an audit
    Day 3: On-site audit activities
    Day 3: Day 3: On-site audit activities
    Day 4: Closing the audit
    Day 4:Day 4: Closing the audit
    Day 5: Certification Exam
    Day 5: Day 5: Certification Exam
     
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    Start Date Duration  
    Tue 23 Oct 2018 5 Days