You need this course if you want to audit OH&S Management Systems against OHSAS 18001 requirements or you are an Auditor or OH&S System Manager and want to add to your credibility with a widely accepted qualification. It's also relevant if you want to satisfy the formal training requirements for IRCA certification.
What you will learn
You will learn ...
the business benefits of implementing an OH&S management system
essential definitions to help you interpret and audit OHSAS 18001 requirements
the purpose, intent and key requirements of OHSAS 18001
the contribution audits can make to the effectiveness of your management system
the roles and responsibilities of an OH&S auditor and lead auditor
how risk assessment is used as a strategic business tool
the importance of hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
how to plan your audits by developing effective checklists
how to verify that current practice conforms with defined requirements and OHSAS 18001
to gather objective evidence through observation, interviewing and sampling of documentation
to report findings accurately against the requirements of OHSAS 18001
what corrective action is and who is responsible for taking action
how to follow up and verify the effectiveness of corrective action taken
the certification requirements to become a registered auditor/lead auditor with IRCA.