Course Details

BSI’s “Environmental Management Systems Internal Auditor” competency-based 3-day course teaches the principles and practices of effective environmental management systems and process audits in accordance with the ISO 14000 series of standards and ISO 19011:2002, “Guidelines for Quality and/or Environmental Management Systems Auditing.”   

Experienced instructors explain the clauses of ISO 14001:2015 in detail and guide students through internal audits that are required for a quality management system based on ISO 9001:2015.

  • Understand environmental management definitions, concepts, and guidelines
  • Understand the purpose of the ISO 14000 Series
  • Understand the requirements of the ISO 14001:2004 standard
  • Understand the process approach
  • Manage an audit program
  • Conduct audit activities according to ISO 19011:2002
  • Communicate effectively during the audit
  • Understand auditor responsibilities
  • Identify types of audits
  • Follow the audit process

Course Prerequisite

  • A prior review of the ISO 14001:2004 standard and internal audit experience is suggested for this course.

This course comprises the following three RABQSA TPECS competency units whose outcomes are certified by RABQSA:

  • EM – Environmental Management Systems
  • AU – Management Systems Auditing
  • TL – Leading Management Systems Audit Teams
  • ISO 14001:2015 – Full Standard
  • Participant Manual
  • Sample documents (Handouts)
  • Literature describing certification scheme, and steps in the auditing process

There are written tests on each of the competency units in turn on Days 2 and 3.  Detailed exam instructions will be provided.  

Certificates of Attainment in each competency unit will be provided for students who are deemed “Competent” for each competency unit. 

Certificates of attendance are provided to those who do not pass the competency test(s), with students being given the opportunity to retake the test.

For registration and further information

Damien Chapman


Dymphana McEachrane


Premier Quality Services Limited

2 Century Drive, Trincity Industrial Estate, Macoya

Phone: (868) 662-8827 Ext. 2501, 2505, 2507

             (868) 645-9026/ 9268        

Fax:      (868) 645-8879