CQI IRCA EMS ISO 14001:2015 Auditor Conversion

(CRS-N-0048545 / CQI IRAC 18163 – SEQM Ltd, UK)

What is this course about?

This course aims to provide existing auditors of other management system standards the knowledge and skills required to perform audits of environmental management system against ISO 14001.

The course is delivered over 3 days and is structured to enable participants to achieve defined learning objectives.


Who should attend?

This course is designed for existing auditors of other management systems (i.e. QMS and OHSMS) who want to expand their competence to include environmental management system auditing.

The course is also available to any delegate who requires skills and knowledge to understand and audit against EMS requirements.



For attendees who wish to take up this course, they must have attended and passed an CQI-IRCA certified Auditor/Lead Auditor course relating to another management standard, e.g. QMS or OHSMS. Evidence of this need to be available to CQI-IRCA on application.

If you have no auditor training and no acceptable auditing experience, you should take the 5-day CQI IRCA QMS ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor or CQI IRCA OHSMS 45001:2018 Lead Auditor instead.


Why this course?

The course covers the following:

Course content

  • The purpose of an EMS
  • The requirements of ISO 14001
  • Summary of basic environmental legislation
  • Planning and conducting an EMS audit

Learning outcomes

  • How to carry out audits on an environmental management system
  • How to link legislation, and environmental aspects in relation to an EMS audit
  • How to plan environmental audits
  • A basic understanding of the ISO 14001 standard



Delegates who successfully complete this IRCA certified course. (Within the three years prior to making an application to become a certificated auditor) will satisfy the training requirements for initial certification as an IRCA EMS Auditor.

The certificate is valid for 3 years for registration purposes.

WSH officer will be awarded with 24 SDU points upon completion of the course.


How do I apply for this course?

Course fee exclusive of 7% GST:


Course manual, lunch and refreshments are included.

Please register for the course, click here.

All successful registration will be notified through email. A letter of confirmation and invoice will be sent upon confirmation of the course.

Participants will be notified through email if the course is cancelled / postponed.

Once the course is confirmed, please make payment via the following payment modes:

1. Cheque payable to “EQS Asia Pte Ltd” and mail to:

140 Paya Lebar Road, AZ@Paya Lebar #01-12, Singapore 409015

2. Giro

3. Bank Transfer

All payment to be received 14 days before course commencement.

No refund will be made for cancellation received within 14 days or less before commencement of the course.  All cancellations are to be made in writing. The organizer reserves the right to change or cancel the course due to unforeseen circumstances. Every effort will be made to inform participants of change.