Preparing for ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015

Who should attend?

  • You are a management systems manager and/or management representative responsible for managing the transition from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2004 to ISO 14001:2015.
  • You wish to learn about the potential impact of ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 on your existing quality and environmental management system.

What will I learn?

  • The concepts and requirements defined in ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 and how they differ from ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004
  • What needs to be revised in your current quality and environmental management system and how the new and enhanced requirements may be addressed.
  • The significance of organisational context and adopting a threats and opportunities approach to both environmental and quality management.
  • Process management and how to demonstrate its application.
  • The change in emphasis concerning documentation.
  • LRQA’s expectations when assessing for ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015
  • How to help your organisation through the transition.

Why should I attend?

  • To make sure you transition smoothly to the new standards
  • To gain the basic knowledge and understanding of the changes to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 before you start your transition journey
  • Help you to understand the potential gaps you may have in your existing management systems and where you may need to focus to ensure compliance to the new standards
  • Understand at what stage you are at during your transition journey.

What do I need to prepare for this course?

  • Knowledge of ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004
  • Experience of implementing or maintaining an environmental and quality management system.

Your future development

  • ISO 9001:2015 for Internal Auditors.
  • ISO 14001:2015 for Internal Auditors.
  • ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor Transition.
  • ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor Transition.
  • Any of LRQA’s Business Improvement courses.

Course length

  • Two days


This course can be delivered as an in-company event for those organisations that have a quality management system and who have more than five people with responsibility for co-ordinating the transition of their management system from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2004 to ISO 14001:2015

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