ISO 45001 Internal Auditor

ISO 45001:2018 Internal Auditor Training Course


The ISO 45001 Internal Auditor training course is a 3-day course, encompassing the following:

  • Mireaux’s 2-day ISO 45001 Implementation course
  • 1-day Internal Auditing Techniques

The course is essentially two days of hands-on training on the ISO 45001:2018 Occupational, Health and Safety Management Systems – Requirements with Guidance for Use, International standard, plus one day of training in auditing techniques. This course focuses on three areas:

  • The foundation of ISO 45001:2018 based on the common framework adopted by all ISO standards: the High Level Structure (HLS), common text, and common terminology adopted by all ISO standards.
  • In depth overview of each clause of the ISO 45001:2018 Occupational, Health and Safety Management Systems – Requirements, International Standard, explaining what the standard says, what the standard means, how to implement the standard in the real world, and how to audit it.
  • The fundamental requirements to create an Internal Audit Program and conduct Internal Audits in accordance with ISO 19011:2018, “Guidelines for Auditing Management Systems”.

Role-playing audit scenarios helps develop a hands-on understanding that will facilitate the implementation of a good Occupational, Health and Safety Management System and Internal Audit program.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the course, participants should have the knowledge and understanding of the following concepts:

ISO 45001:2018 standard

  • The common framework of the ISO management system standards, including the High Level Structure, common text, and common terminology.
  • How to apply the Process Approach to identify the organization’s core and support processes.
  • The necessary steps to implement a brand new Occupational, Health and Safety Management System.
  • Each of the ISO 45001:2018 standard clause requirements, how to implement each of these clauses in the real world, and how to audit them, including:
    • Consultation and Participation of Workers
    • Hazard identification
    • How to determine the risks and opportunities within the context of the organization, within the hazards identified, as well as within the organization’s processes.
    • How to determine the legal requirements.
  • The certification and transition options.

Internal Auditing Techniques

  • Roles and responsibilities of Internal Auditors
  • How to plan Internal Audits
  • How to execute Internal Audits, through interviews, and review of documentation
  • How to write clear nonconformities and effective Internal Audit reports
  • Following up on nonconformities
Mireaux's ISO 45001 Internal Auditor Training Course, Houston TX

This class can be delivered via:

  • Public Training at our Training Center in Houston, TX
  • Live Stream
  • On-site at your facility

The duration of this course is three days, as follows:

  • Day 1              8:30 AM to 4:30 PM CST
  • Day 2              8:30 AM to 4:30 PM CST
  • Day 3              8:30 AM to 4:30 PM CST

This course awards a total of 2.5 CEUs and includes:

  • Two practical examinations based on the ISO clauses, completed and graded at the end of each respective module.
  • A final test, completed and graded at the end of the class.

A Certificate of Completion is provided to all participants after the Final Test review.

The ISO 45001:2018 Internal Auditor training course does not have any prerequisite courses.

For individuals with little or no previous knowledge of ISO 45001 or Occupational, Health and Safety Management Systems, who would like to maximize their knowledge; we recommend Mireaux’s Fundamentals of Document Control class as a preamble and introduction to management systems.

Students receive comprehensive reference materials, including:

  • Presentation information
  • Workshop exercises
  • Training copy of the standard

The topics in this course include:

  • Concepts and Terms
  • Background and History of ISO
  • Quality Management Principles
  • The Common Framework of the ISO Standards
  • Structure of ISO 45001:2018
  • Differences between OHSAS 18001:2007 and ISO 45001:2018
  • The Process Approach
  • Certification and Transition options
  • Detail Overview of the ISO 45001:2018 standard:
    • Clause 4: Context of the organization
    • Clause 5: Leadership
    • Clause 6: Planning
    • Clause 7: Support
    • Clause 8: Operation
    • Clause 9: Performance Evaluation
    • Clause 10: Improvement
  • Auditing Terms and Definitions
  • Principles of Auditing and Auditor Competence
  • Audit Planning and Audit Agenda
  • Document Review and Checklists
  • Performing the Audit:
    • Opening meeting
    • Audit Performance and Audit Findings
    • Writing Nonconformities
    • Closing Meeting and Audit Report
  • Audit Follow Up
  • Keeping your Auditing Skills Sharp


Edif NDE

Project Description: Assistance with OHSAS 18001 Certification

“I attended a training course at the Mireaux Management Solutions facility here in Houston which was held by Miriam and was very helpful in building my knowledge and overall understanding of ISO 9001. Due to this positive experience Mireaux was my first choice in helping our company with the transition to the new Standard. The Mireaux team is very knowledgeable and I always feel in good hands no matter who I’m dealing with there. I highly recommend MMS to anyone who has training needs or needs help with a Quality Management System. I will definitely use them again in the future…”

Bettina W., QHSE Manager
December 7, 2016

Edif NDE Assistance with OHSAS 18001 Certification (2016) February 28, 2019

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