The 1-day on-line course will be of interest to companies who do not necessarily wish to move towards formal certification of their EMS but who wish to reduce their impact on the environment and incorporate best environmental practices.
It will assist participating companies to start to assess and plan for their environmental and sustainability obligations and targets with:
An Overview and introduction to environmental management.
Requirements of ISO 14001:2015 and the EMAS Regulation.
Initial environmental review (IER). Scope of EMS. Environmental policy.
Significant environmental aspects/issues.
Developing objectives and targets and planning to achieve them.
Competence and communication.
EMS audit and review.
Environmental legislation and compliance evaluation.
Comparison and requirements of standards.
Role of third party auditors/certification bodies.