OHSAS IRCA Lead Auditor Training Course


This FIVE-DAY course provides an understanding and knowledge of auditing health and safety management systems to third party standards. You learn to build on the skills of how to plan, structure and conduct an effective audit and to evaluate and communicate the findings. The course is designed to follow the stages in a live audit, including simulated audit interviews and role play closing meetings.

The course has been certified by the UK International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) (ref: 17225) and fulfils the IRCA training requirements for registration as a 3rd-party OHS management systems auditor. There is an examination on the last day, and a certificate will be issued on completion of the course.

What you will learn

This highly participative course is a practically based series of sessions using tutorials, case studies, interactive workshops and open forum discussions culminating with an examination. The practical emphasis of the course and the high tutor to attendee contact hours provide a unique opportunity for a substantial degree of individual guidance and training. Included within the course are: -

The OH&S Standards (OHSAS 18001, ILO OHS 2000 etc.)
OH&S legislation and codes of practice
OH&S hazards and risk evaluation.Audit planning
Use of checklists
Audit interviewing and evaluation of information
Auditing improvement. Non conformance evaluation
Corrective actions and effective follow-up programmes
Accreditation and certification, Sources of information

Further information

Cosensa Learning and Development
Cosensa Learning and Development
5 Days
£1,095 (ex VAT)
Scheduled dates
Course type:
Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Stirling

Contact Information

Cosensa Learning and Development

Adelaide House
1 Falcon Road
BT12 6SJ