CQI/IRCA Registered OHSAS 18001:2007 Auditor/Lead Auditor Course

Course Objectives

  • To refresh/review the structure & requirements of OHSAS 18001:2007
  • To enable delegates understand Key concepts in OHSMS auditing
  • To impart/enhance practical auditing skills to become internationally recognized certified Auditor/Lead Auditor
  • To enable the delegates to plan, conduct & manage OHSMS external (second and third party) as well as internal audits in accordance with the principles & guidance of ISO 19011

Course Features

This course is approved by the IRCA (International Register of Certificated Auditors, London) registration governing board and satisfies part of the formal training requirements for individuals seeking registration under the IRCA OHSMS Auditor/Lead Auditor Registration Scheme. The course includes series of lectures with individual/syndicate/role play exercises for better learning.

Who should attend ?
  • Individuals interested in becoming certified external and/or internal auditors for OHSMS
  • Individuals wishing to implement OHSMS based on requirements of OHSAS 18001 in their organization
  • Individuals responsible for managing the OHSMS audit programs in their organization
  • Safety managers
  • Management representatives and/or departmental/functional OHS coordinators, existing internal auditors of OHSMS
  • Consultants of OHS Management System
Course Contents
  • Course Introduction
  • 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

Certificate of successful completion shall be issued to all the delegates who attend entire duration of the course & pass the written examination.


5 Days