Environmental Management Systems Auditor/ Lead Auditor Training Course

Intertek’s IRCA Accredited ISO 14001:2004 Lead Auditor Course provides training for potential Environmental Management System Lead Auditors and Auditors. The course meets the training requirements of the International Register of Certificated Auditors for registration as an IRCA recognized EMS auditor/lead auditor and provides delegates with an in-depth knowledge and skills in auditing in order to carry out environmental management system audits.

After the training class, students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills required to perform audits of environmental management systems against ISO 14001:2004, in accordance with ISO 19011.

Through lectures, discussions, workshops and role plays, you’ll be able:

  • To describe the purpose of an environmental management system and explain the principles, processes and techniques used for the assessment and management of environmental aspects and impacts, including the significance of these for EMS auditors.
  • To explain the purpose, content and interrelationship of ISO 14001:2004, the ISO 14000 series guidance standards and the legislative framework relevant to an EMS.
  • To explain the role of an auditor and lead auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow up an audit in accordance with ISO 19011.

Topics that will be covered in our 5-day Course:

  • Review of the Requirements of ISO 14001:2004 Standard
  • Roles and Responsibilities in Auditing
  • Auditing Approaches - Their Advantages and Disadvantages
  • The International Standards on Environmental Auditing
  • Planning an Audit
  • Conducting Opening and Closing Meetings
  • Practical Experience in Conducting Audits
  • Legislative Compliance
  • Pollution Prevention
  • Supply Chain Issues in Audits
  • Non-Conformances
  • Observatons
  • Continual Improvement
  • Report Preparation
  • The Certification Process

Session Dates and Locations: For session dates and locations please contact us at business.assurance@intertek.com.

Course Venue: Intertek Training Center at 59 Road 104 Second Floor- Maadi – Egypt 



Duration: 5 Days

Course Fee: 3000.00 EGP/ Delegate, due for payment (cash/ check) at least one week prior the training start date

Internationally recognized certificate for Lead Auditor of Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001:2004) issued by Intertek upon successful completion of the course.


Each attendee must have sufficient knowledge of ISO 14001:2004 requirements before attending this course. 

In the case of non-completion of the required number to conduct the course, Intertek has the right to defer or cancel the training; a prior cancelation notification shall be sent to the registered applicants one week before the training planned date.    

For Registration:

Ahmed Abdo, Management Training Coordinator:                                
Telephones Numbers: +2 02 25244745, +2 02 25253841, +2 02 25276062, +2 0100 6849648   Ext: 311   
Mobile No: +2 0106 5536145, +2 0100 5592879                      
E-mail: ahmed.abdo@intertek.com