Overview of ISO 14001:2015

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This course is designed to provide a step-by-step guide to the requirements of ISO 14001:2015.  It is structured to give participants an understanding of how to design and implement an EMS within their own organisation. The course addresses the requ... Read More

This course is designed to provide a step-by-step guide to the requirements of ISO 14001:2015.  It is structured to give participants an understanding of how to design and implement an EMS within their own organisation.

The course addresses the requirements of ISO 14001:2015 and will incorporate examples of documentation required for ISO 14001 and will be practical in nature.

The course will also be of interest to companies who do not necessarily wish to move towards formal certification of their EMS but who wish to reduce their impact on the environment and incorporate best environmental practices.

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What's covered?

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  • Overview and introduction to environmental management.
  • Requirements of ISO 14001:2015 and the EMAS Regulation.
  • Initial environmental review (IER).
  • Scope of EMS.
  • Environmental policy.
  • Significant environmental aspects/issues.
  • Developing objectives and targets and planning to achieve them.
  • Operational control.
  • Competence and communication.
  • EMS audit and review.
  • Environmental legislation and compliance evaluation.
  • Comparison and requirements of standards.
  • Role of third party auditors/certification bodies.

Who should attend?

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This course will be of interest to anyone in the company who is involved in the design, development and implementation of an EMS and those in the organisation who wish to reduce their impact on the environment.

What will I learn?

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Participants achieve the following learning outcomes from the programme:

  • Understand the elements of an environmental management system such as ISO 14001:2015
  • Understand the requirements of ISO 14001:2015
  • Provide an understanding of environmental aspects and impacts
  • Provide an understanding of environmental objectives and how to achieve them
  • Understand environmental planning and control
  • Understand performance evaluation and corrective action and environmental management review
  • Appreciate the importance of EU and Irish environmental legislation

Who are the tutors?

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How do we train and support you?

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In-House Courses

For In-House courses, the tutor will contact you in advance to discuss the course programme in more detail in order to tailor it specifically for your organisation.

Course Manual

Delegates will receive a very comprehensive course manual.

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Duration
1 training day
Course Times
9.00am - 5.00pm
Price
£380

(includes course documentation, lunch and refreshments)

Delivery Mode
This programme is available In-House and on certain Public dates

What They SayWhat They Say

Good interaction between presenter and class. The course work was very good and appropriate to the subject level 

– Frank Crowe, Accreditation Officer, INAB

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Overview of ISO 14001:2015

Duration: 1 dayPublic Price: £380
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