iso 28000 executive overview


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Many organizations are introduced to management systems because they feel “forced” to consider ISO certification. This approach misses the tremendous opportunity ISO 45001:2018 management systems offers to achieve effective occupational health and safety beyond certification, and into your core planning and strategies.

This ISO 45001:2018 executive overview shows how system development can be applied in many different ways, highlighting the best approach being first analyzing your existing processes and systems, and aligning them with your business objectives, while managing hazards and risks.

We offer this ISO 45001:2018 executive overview online and other ISO courses online in our LIVE (Learning In a Virtual Environment) format. Learn more about this format here.

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In this ISO 45001:2018 Executive Overview training you will learn how to:

  • Plan and execute OHSMS development projects assuring conformity to ISO 45001 and compliance to applicable regulations
  • ISO 45001:2018 leadership requirements per clause 4/5/6 and connecting it to other clauses in the standard
  • Identify and implement the controls necessary for an effective OHSMS
  • Determine and communicate the resources necessary for the system to work as planned
  • Communicate the roles and responsibilities within the OHSMS to the organization
  • Relate the capabilities of the organization to the expectations of customers, top management, and shareholders
  • Use the OHSMS to manage environmental risk and continually reduce accidents and incidents

Because of our independence, you can bring your particular process and system concerns to class and the instructor will work to answer your questions as best as possible.

You will also learn the main changes to the standard including:

  • Aligning it to the High Level Structure
  • Changes in terminology
  • Changes in structure
  • Health and safety professionals
  • VP/Directors of Regulatory Affairs
  • ISO Managers/Management Reps
  • Senior Managers
  • Systems professionals or people who want to understand how management systems work
  • Improvement Specialists


  • OHS Lead Auditor Introduction
  • Lecture: Intro to Management Systems
  • Workshop: Terms & Definitions ISO 19011
  • Lecture: ISO 45001
  • Workshop: OH Terms and Definitions


  • Lecture: Developing Process-Based Management Systems
  • Workshop: Analyzing Processes
  • Exam: ISO 45001 Self Study
  • Workshop: Assessing OHS Risk
  • Workshop: ISO 45001 Clauses
  • Exam: OH Exam

Exemplar Global LogoStudents successfully completing QMII’s 2 day ISO 45001:2018 Executive Overview course and the examinations provided in conjunction with this course, receive a Certificate of Attainment for the following QMII Training units:

45001 – Occupational Health and Safety

The Certificate of Attainment is recognized by Exemplar Global as providing the knowledge required for certification as a Health and Safety Management Systems Auditor using ISO 45001.

Successful course candidates can use these certifications as earned credit towards other certifications such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 Auditor and other similar standards.

Attendees successfully completing the training provided, but not the exams, receive a Certificate  of Participation, which includes the number of training hours attended.