Understanding the Requirements of ISO 14001:2015 for Environmental Management Systems

Understanding the Requirements of ISO 14001:2015 for Environmental Management Systems

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Omnex is an Exemplar Global Certified TPECS provider for Exemplar Global EM Competency Units. This 1.5- or two-day course has been developed to satisfy the Exemplar Global EM Examination Profile and, as such, all attendees who successfully pass the exams during this course will achieve a Certificate of Attainment for the following competency units:

  • Exemplar Global-EM

This course was developed to cover all requirements of the ISO 14001 standard. Group exercises and case studies will be used to develop the required skills.

Note: Successful completion of this course will fulfill the training requirement necessary for all Exemplar Global certified TPECS auditors to meet the knowledge requirements of the new ISO 14001:2015 standard.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the application of environmental management principles in the context of ISO 14001:2015.
  • Relate the environmental management system to the organizational products, services, activities and operational processes.
  • Relate organization’s context and interested party needs and expectations to the planning and implementation of an organization’s environmental management system.

Day One

  • Introduction and Welcome
  • The Principles of ISO 14001
  • The Need for ISO 14001 and the Family of Standards
  • ISO 14001:2015 Requirements
  • Group Exercise: Context of the Organization
  • Group Exercise: Interested Parties
  • Group Exercise: Audit Scenarios

Day Two

  • Overview of ISO 14001:2015 Requirements(cont’d)
  • Group Exercises: Audit Scenarios (cont’d)
  • Compliance Obligations and World Environmental Situation
  • Independent EMS Written Exercise

This seminar is designed for Environmental Compliance Managers, ISO 14001:2015 Implementation and/or Transition Team Members, and Management Representatives.

Each participant will receive a seminar manual.


A general understanding of environmental management systems and ISO 14001:2015 is recommended.

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