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OHSMS – Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems – Lead Auditor Training – (AU & TL) – 5 Days

OHSMS – Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems – Lead Auditor Training – (AU & TL) – 5 Days

“In helping to establish Health & Safety benchmarks for your business, this training course will give you the knowledge and skills to effectively conduct any OHS audit”

TRAINING COURSE OVERVIEW

OHSMS – Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems. Information presented in this two day Lead Auditor Training course forms the basis for a systematic and integrated approach to Occupational Health and Safety Management. It also enables participants to gain an understanding of the requirements of all the elements in AS/NZS 4801:2001/OHSAS 18001:2007.

The course examines the benefits of implementing an Occupational Health and Safety Management System and the compatibility of OH&S and Quality Management Systems.

The program explains the significant features of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System and the terminology and methodology used in the AS/NZS 4801:2001/OHSAS 18001:2007 Standards.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course suitable for:

  • Any professional responsible for developing and implementing OHS management systems based on AS/NZS 4801:2001/OHSAS 18001:2007
  • Auditors and lead auditors who are required to conduct internal/external audits.

Note: Professionals may choose to do this course in their own pace by opting to do the individual competencies Exemplar Global-OH, Exemplar Global-AU and Exemplar Global-TL at different times as per the training schedule.

WHAT WILL BE ACHIEVED

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand OHS laws, principles, codes of practices, and standards
  • Identify OHS hazards that are reasonably expected to occur for that business type or industry
  • Assess the risk of identified hazards in the context of the organisation’s OHS management system
  • Assess the effectiveness of methodologies to control OHS hazards
  • Assess the OHS roles and responsibilities within the context of the organisational environment
  • Determine the adequacy and effectiveness of an OHS management system
  • Understand the application of the principles, procedures and methods of auditing
  • Understand the conduct of an effective audit in the context of the auditee’s organizational situation
  • Understand the application of the regulations, and other considerations that are relevant to the audit, the management system, and the conduct of the audit
  • Understand and practice personal behaviours necessary for the effective and efficient conduct of a management system audit
  • Establish and plan the activities of an audit team
  • Communicate effectively with the auditee and audit client
  • Organise and direct audit team members
  • Prepare and complete the audit report
  • Use remote auditing methods

PRIOR KNOWLEDGE

  • Prior knowledge on the standard is desirable but not essential to attend this course.
  • You may wish to attend  OHSAS 18001 Awareness course

GLOBAL RECOGNITION

  • On successful completion of the course assessment, participants will be issued with a ‘Certificate of Attainment’, covering the competencies of Exemplar Global-OH, Exemplar Global-AU and Exemplar Global-TL
  • This certificate enables successful candidates to apply to Exemplar Global (formally RABQSA International) for certification as a provisional auditor.
  • Those participants who choose not to submit the assessment will be issued with a ‘Certificate of Attendance’