ISO 50001 EnMS Lead Auditor

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  ISO 50001 EnMS Lead Auditor

   5 Days

You need this course if ...

  • You want to audit Energy Management Systems against ISO 50001 requirements
  • You are an Auditor or Energy System Manager and want a formal, widely accepted qualification recognised by IRCA

You will learn …

  • The business benefits of implementing an EnMS and the background to ISO 50001
  • Essential definitions to help you interpret and audit ISO 50001 requirements
  • The purpose, intent and key requirements of ISO 50001 and similarities with other management systems
  • To report findings accurately against the requirements of ISO 50001, write and grade non-conformity reports and evaluate proposals for corrective action
  • How to describe and identify the relationship and differences between a range of audit types
  • How to relate the auditing process to the management of energy use and consumption
  • How to identify key pieces of energy legislation and define their relevance in the context of energy auditing
  • The roles, responsibilities of auditors, lead auditors, audit teams and other relevant bodies
  • How to plan, initiate, implement, manage, monitor and review audit programmes
  • To identify and describe the requirements of the standards against which an EnMS audit is performed
  • How to collect evidence, exercise objectivity and make judgement on significance of observations made
  • How to evaluate and report the results of an Energy Management System audit
  • The contribution that audits make to the effectiveness of a management system
  • How to determine significant energy uses
  • The importance and relevance of knowing your significant energy uses and energy legislation
  • How to plan your audits
  • That auditing for conformity can improve the stability and robustness of management systems
  • To gather objective evidence through observation, interviewing and reviewing documentation
  • The certification requirements to become a registered auditor/lead auditor with IRCA

You will need …

  • Good knowledge of ISO 50001
  • Experience of auditing
  • Knowledge of the following energy management principles and concepts:
    • The principles of fuel combustion, heat transfer and energy flow
    • The relevant sources of energy regulation, guidelines and standards
    • The typical methods and technologies for increasing efficiency
    • Energy measurement units, sources, costs, tariffs and scheduling
    • Energy use data analysis methods
    • Energy performance indicators, monitoring and performance measurement
    • The impact of organisational processes and equipment on energy efficiency electricity use: motors, drives, lighting, computers
  • Ideally to have attended our Energy Management Principles course or ISO 50001 Essentials for the Energy Team course
  • To complete approximately 2 hours of pre course work prior to attending the course

Your future development

  • EMS, OH&S and QMS Auditor/Lead Auditor conversion courses
  • Tutored Audits (coached live audit at your company)
  • See our Business Improvement courses

This course meets the requirements of the IRCA EnMS Lead Auditor/Auditor Training course criteria IRCA/5001/11/01 July 2011.

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