Enable your team of internal auditors to audit the processes and management system, through objective audits, to improve effectiveness. Our ISO 14001 auditor training course teaches candidates the process approach to auditing to assess the system against any set of requirements.

We enable individuals or teams of employees to audit processes and their management system to improve effectiveness.

Learn to use the process approach, the same process approach advocated by QMII since 1986, within your own organization to assess your processes and system against any set of requirements. These requirements may include:

  • Management Objectives
  • Contracts
  • Local or federal regulations
  • ISO 14001

In our ISO 14001:2015 Internal Auditor Course, you will learn:

  • System management principles
  • Process and system auditing using the process approach
  • Planning and preparation
  • Interpretation of ISO 14001 (and other requirements as agreed with the students)
  • Interpretation of ISO 14001 (and other requirements as agreed with the students)
  • Reporting the audit
  • Corrective action and follow-up
  • Process analysis for identifying resources and critical control points
  • Audit scheduling
  • Process review and checklist preparation
  • Audit investigating (obtaining and evaluating evidence)
  • Writing nonconformity statement
  • Internal audit team members
  • Managers of the internal auditing process
  • Environmental managers
  • Compliance officers
  • Top management wanting to understand the benefits and pitfalls of internal audits


  • Lecture: Intro to Environmental Management
  • Lecture: Understanding Environmental Impacts
  • Lecture: ISO 14001_2015
  • Lecture: Comparison of Standards
  • Lecture: ISO 14001 vs. ISO 50001
  • Workshop: ISO 14001 Clauses


  • Lecture: Assessing Environmental Impacts
  • Lecture: EHSS Policy, Objectives and Targets
  • Workshop: Assessing EHSS Impacts
  • Lecture: Environmental Legislation and Regulation
  • Lecture: Environmental Education and Training
  • Lecture: Monitoring, Reporting and Improving Environmental Performance
  • Workshop: Setting Objectives
  • Workshop: Terms and Definitions ISO 19011
  • Lecture: Internal Audit


  • Lecture: Internal Audit Planning and Preparation
  • Lecture: Performing the Audit
  • Lecture: Concluding the Audit
  • Lecture: Corrective Action and Follow Up
  • Workshop: ISO 14001 – Internal Audit Investigation

Students successfully completing QMII’s 3-day ISO 14001 Internal Auditor training and the TPECS examinations provided in conjunction with this course, receive a Certificate of Attainment for the following Exemplar Global knowledge competency units:

EM – Environmental Management Systems

AU – Management Systems Auditing

The Certificate of Attainment provides evidence of knowledge competency defined by the certifying organization, Exemplar Global.

Successful candidates can use these certifications as earned credit towards other ISO Standards certifications such as ISO 9001 Lead Auditor and other similar standards under Exemplar Global’s Training Provider & Examiner Certification Scheme (TPECS).