OH&SMS (ISO 45001:2018) Internal Auditor

Training Course


This two-day course offers practical guidance on how to conduct and plan internal audits, develop effective checklists and gather objective evidence to evaluate audit findings and determine conformity, nonconformity and effectiveness against the requirements of ISO 45001.

Successful completion of this course based on the six-stage auditing approach ensures the skills needed to meet the standard requirements.

Course Type

  • eLearning
  • Virtual
  • Blended
  • Classroom
  • In-house

Who should attend?

  • Individuals responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining a OH&SMS to the organization
  • Those requiring the knowledge and skills necessary to interpret the ISO 45001 standard in the context of internal auditing.

What will you learn?

  • An overview of the OH&S management system standard ISO 45001
  • Selected techniques used for assessment and management of OH&S hazards and associated risks
  • The roles and responsibilities of an internal OH&S management systems auditor
  • Audit planning
  • How to carry out audits using WECERT’s 6 stage approach

  • How to gather objective evidence through observation, interviewing and sampling of documents
  • How to evaluate audit findings and determine conformity, nonconformity and effectiveness
  • How to report findings accurately
  • What a corrective action is and who is responsible for implementing the action
  • How to follow up and verify the effectiveness of corrective action.

What do you need to prepare

  • A basic understanding of Occupational Health and Safety issues before attending this course would be advantageous, but not essential
  • To have conducted internal audits in any of the following disciplines: quality management, health and safety and/or environment would equally be advantageous, but not essential
  • Ideally you will have attended our ISO 45001 Appreciation and Interpretation

Course Length

  • Two-days face-to-face Training
  • 3-5 hours eLearning followed by one-day face-to-face

What is included

  • Training course materials
  • Lunch and refreshments (for public attendees only)

  • Exemplar Global Approved Certificate

This WECERT‘s training course satisfies the formal training requirements stipulated by the Exemplar Global.

Exemplar Global certified training is mapped to a unique competency framework based on the latest skills needed by employers. As an Approved Training Partner, WECERT has been thoroughly assessed to ensure the highest standards.

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