ISO 45001 : 2018 OHSMS Lead Auditor Course (IRCA Approved)

ISO 45001 : 2018 OHSMS Lead Auditor Course (IRCA Approved)

ISO 45001 : 2018 OHSMS Lead Auditor Course (IRCA Approved) – Course Overview

The ISO Lead Auditor Course five-day intensive training course is designed to enable participants to excel in auditing any kind of Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) and also managing a team of junior auditors by following internationally recognized audit procedures, principles and techniques.

If you successfully complete the course, you can device corrective mechanisms and aptly plan and execute external and internal audits in compliance international standards and certification process in the Occupational Health and Safety Management.

Features of ISO 45001:2018 lead auditor course

Participants undergoing ISO 45001 course are offered with practical exercises to develop their skills in mastering auditing techniques, and key competencies in managing audit program and teams, communicating with clients and conflict resolution to effectively conduct an audit.

Course Content
  1. ISO 45000 standards series.
  2. Auditing Process Approach including the PDCA Cycle.
  3. Auditing ISO 45001:2018 Standard requirements.
  4. Auditing Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems Documentation.
  5. Auditing ISO 19011 standard requirements.
  6. Auditing Standard ISO 19011:2011 requirements.
  7. Auditing Roles and Responsibilities of Auditor.
  8. Audit Planning- Audit Plan.
  9. Checklists, Non Conformance Reports.
  10. Audit Reporting.
  11. Final Team Meeting / Follow-up.
  12. Verification / Audit Records.
  13. Accreditation / Certification and Auditor Registration.
  14. Exercises, case study etc.
  15. Accreditation/ Certification and Auditor Registration.
  16. Course Examination.
Eligibility Criteria

Students wanting to enrol this course should have the basic understanding on this lead auditor requirements . Having some experience in carrying out Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) internal audits in compliance with ISO 45001 auditor course procedures will be a desirable advantage.

What are the benefits
  • The course increases the confidence and skills needed to audit in compliance with best international practices.
  • It makes you a leader in your profession and improves health and safety awareness.
  • It improves the ability to perform second-party OHSMS audits of companies’ supply chain by applying the standards ofThis course
  • The course helps the participants to conduct third-party OHSMS audits by following the requirements of ISO 45001:2018.
  • It increases the efficiency and helps continual improvement.
Who should attend?

– Those who require detailed knowledge of OHSMS Auditing Process
– Those managing internal OHSMS Audit within their organization
– Those who wish to become registered OHSMS Lead Auditor with IRCA, London, U.K
– Those who wish to and are responsible to implement OHMS based on ISO 18001:2007 requirements, in the organization
– Existing OHSMS internal auditors who wish to expand their auditing skills

Course Content

– OHSMS Auditor certification & IRCA Registration Scheme
– Overview of OHSAS 18001:2007, planning & Implementing an OHSMS
– INTRODUCTION to OHSMS Auditing & Certification process
– Audit Planning
– Audit Techniques
– International Agreement & OH & S Legislation
– Audit Protocol
– Recording & Reporting Non Conformities
– Evaluating the Audit Findings
– Audit Reports & Records
– Corrective Action & Audit Close out process
– Audit follow-up & surveillance reporting
– Continuous Assessment exercises & feedback
– Syndicate & role play exercises & feedback
– Written Examination
– Sum-up


IRCA accredited certificate shall be issued to all the delegates attending the course.


5 Days.

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