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ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems

Learning Program Details
Price: $600.00 AUD
CODE: ISO-EMS

Overview: This course will involve the student being trained in all aspects of Environmental Issues and Risk Management in line with the requirements of the International Environmental Management Systems Standard ISO 14001:2015. It will also enable to candidate to perform a review and provide expert feedback as to what is currently happening within the organisation's existing Management System and to ensure it Conforms to the new standard including that of its Interested Parties and National, Industry and Statutory rules and guidelines.

Standards Referenced: ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 31000:2009, ISO 19011:2011 plus local, national, statutory rules and regulations and sector specific standards covering country of origin.

Resources: Extensive e-campus library with access to all applicable Standards plus a comprehensive list of course notes and reference material.

Length of program: 1 Day no set time limit is imposed, time taken to complete the course or program is dependent on Candidates and or organisational time commitments and resources.

Approval Numbers: ISO-EMS

Prerequisites: A basic understanding of Environmental issues

Facilitator: All ACI Global Facilitators are Certified Business Professionals specializing in the specific scope being facilitated and have been assessed as competent in International Facilitation (ISO-FL), Attitude and Cultural Diversity (ACI-ACD) and have undertaken the Hogan Leadership Profile.

Special Needs: - If you have any special needs or requirements that your Facilitator needs to be aware of please Contact Us to discuss this in confidence.

Refund Policy: - No refund upon completion of registration and enrollment process.

ISO Personal Certification Outcomes

Diploma in Environmental Management Systems with Certificate of Competence in the following Skill Area:

  • Understanding Environmental Management Systems to comply to ISO 14001:2015 - ISO-EMS.

Triennial Certification Cycle: Three (3) year Certification with annual Continuous Professional Development (CPD) surveillance activities supported by a 3 year (CPD) Guarantee. At the completion of the three years candidates pay a small fee to be reassessed before having their personal ISO certification renewed for a further 3 year cycle.

The candidate will be involved in the following key tasks:

  • Task 1 - Learn how an Environmental Management System in compliance to ISO 14001:2004 will add value to an Organisation
  • Task 2 - Demonstrate the application of "Knowledge, Attitude, Cultural Diversity and Personal Disciplines" necessary to perform audits during an "Observational Event" under visual observation (Video) on either a newly established Business Management System or within an established system thoroughly checking and auditing existing documentation plus all of the organisations Management Programmes.
  • Ongoing - Assessments to ensure the candidates competencies are maintained in accordance with the candidates 3 year CPD agreement

Career Benefits

  • ISO Certified Business Professionals receive higher returns for services provided and greater chances of employment and or contracts
  • Three Year Continuous Professional Leadership Development Guarantee CPD for the period of ISO Certification (3 yrs).
  • Entry into the ACI Global Professionals' Register.
  • At the successful completion of the programme candidates are able to apply for Registration with Third Party Certification Bodies (CB's). Please note conditions do apply for example industry experience, necessary auditor codes plus auditor experience are all considered essential requirements performing third party audits for further details please refer to your preferred Certification Body for further details.

Learning and Certification Needs Annalysis

Recognition of Prior Learning, Current Competence, Special Needs and Commitment to agreed Learning Outcomes through Continuous Professional Development - ISO-RPL

  • Assessment of Industry Experience against required Learning Outcomes;
  • Assessment of Prior Learning against required Learning Outcomes;
  • Assessment of Current Competence against required Learning Outcomes;
  • Assessment of Special Needs if applicable;
  • Commitment to undertake and achieve learning outcomes;
  • Commitment to Continuous Professional Development.

PROGRAMME OUTCOMES

Knowledge: Environmental Management Systems - ISO-EMS.

  • Competency Unit: Understand the application of Environmental Management Principles.
  • Competency Unit: Understand the application of environmental science and technology.
  • Competency Unit: Assess the effectiveness of methodologies to control environmental hazards.
  • Competency Unit: Assess the risk of significant environmental impacts and activities identified in the context of the organizationís Environmental Management System.
  • Competency Unit: Assess the effectiveness of methodologies to control environmental hazards.
  • Competency Unit: Assess the EMS roles and responsibilities within the context of the organizational environment.
  • Competency Unit: Determine the adequacy and effectiveness of the EMS.

The Key Learning Objectives achieved in this course are:

  • KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVE 1 - International Standards covered ISO 14001, 9004 and 19011.
  • KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVE 2 - Relevant Legislation, Statutory Laws and the Environmental Management Principles.
  • KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVE 3 - Key Environmental Policies, Objectives, Impacts, Aspects and Key Performance Indicators (KPI's).
  • KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVE 4 - Evaluating to ensure compliance to ISO 14001:2004.
  • KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVE 5 - Evaluating the developed EMS, its documents and related records.

The Key Learning Outcome and associated Evidence Guides achieved with this course are:

1 - Achieve Competence in Environmental Management Systems in line with the following Key Evidence Criteria:

  • Environmental Management Principles are understood.
  • Elements of ISO 14001 are explained and understood.
  • Environmental Principles and the applicable EMS is explained and understood.
  • EMS Procedures are explained and understood.
  • Audit outcomes reflect the intent of ISO 14001.
  • Audit Evidence demonstrates conformity to elements of The EMS.
  • Operational effectiveness of an EMS is explained and understood.
  • Legal Compliance and Conformity with the EMS is accurately described.
  • Environmental Management Tools are explained and understood.
  • The impact of Human Activities within the Organisation is explained and understood.
  • The impact of Human Activities on the Environment are explained and understood.
  • Methods of Environmental Protect are explained and understood.
  • Monitoring and Measuring Techniques for the EMS are explained and understood.
  • Environmental Impacts are explained and understood.
  • The Impact of processed based activities are explained and understood.
  • Risks of Identified Environmental Impacts are accurately assessed.
  • Risk assessment methodology are impact based.
  • Control Measures are explained and understood.
  • The Appropriateness and effectiveness of Controls are explained and understood.
  • Control Measures are Known and Understood.
  • Roles and responsibilities of the Auditee are explained and understood.
  • Inter-relationship between the Hierarchy and the Organisation is explained and understood.
  • Barriers to the effective implementation of an EMS are explained and understood.
  • Appropriate Verification procedures are in place explained and understood.
  • Omissions in the EMS affecting Environmental Health and Safety are identified explained and understood.
  • Effectiveness of the Document Control System is explained and understood.

2 - Achieve Competence by demonstrating under JAS-ANZ Auditor observation guidelines the ability to perform under visual observation the application of Skills applied during an actual audit activity (Stage 1) in accordance with the following Key Evidence Criteria:

  • Demonstrate Compliance to ISO 19011 Clause 7 applicability Competency, Awareness and Training;
  • Demonstrate audit planning;
  • Demonstrate the Possession of the necessary Industry Codes:
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform a Stage 1 Audit;
  • Be able to perform an opening and closing meeting;

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